Forecasting for Financial Managers

Online Course on Forecasting Forecasting for Financial Managers
for Financial Managers

The rate of change in the business environment is greater than ever before, managers are recognising that they have to spend more time looking forward.

For you, the finance professional, this is vitally important but not necessarily straightforward.

Coming to terms with judgements about the future, which are subject to significant margins of error, requires a particular set of skills.

As well as describing the principles and practice of forecasting, this course looks at their use, especially in decision making.

It covers interpretative statistics, short-medium term forecasting and long range forecasting.

4 hours of CPD, 120 days access for £75 less 10% discountFinancial Fluency Special Price £67.50

Forecasting for Financial ManagersAt the end of this online CPD course you will be able to

• Recognise what forecasts are used for, and who is responsible for them
• Discuss the principles and practice of statistics relevant to forecasting
• Explore short / medium term forecasting
• Look closer at long range forecasting

This course is written for Financial Directors, Financial Controllers, Financial Managers and Management Accountants who need to establish a framework for the various forecasts compiled within their businesses, and those available outside.

Key areas covered

• Looking to the future
• Statistics
• Short and medium range
• Long range


Learning outcomes of Forecasting for Financial Managers

Flexible learning

Learners take their own route through the topics covered in the course. They will learn at their own pace through a variety of interactive activities designed to accommodate a range of learning styles.

What are forecasts for
FFM Basics
FFM Predictive Modelling
FFM The Value of Money

About the author of Forecasting for Financial Managers

David Allen
David Allen is a past president of CIMA and a past chairman of the Management Accounting Committee of the International Federation of Accountants.

He was employed for many years by Cadbury Schweppes group holding directorships with various subsidiary companies, notably Cadbury Ltd.

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Course Price and Features

4 hours of CPD, 120 days access for £75 less 10% discountFinancial Fluency Special Price £67.50

• This course provides 4 hours of verifiable CPD
• You can access the course unlimited times for 120 days following purchase
• Full price = £75 (plus VAT) less 10% Financial Fluency discount = £67.50 (plus VAT)
• Simply use the discount code “FF101” at checkout

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