Finance for Non-Finance Executive


This course is for anyone who wants to develop knowledge and understanding of fundamental financial and management accounting techniques used by managers in organisations and enable learners to apply the techniques learnt. Online tools and reference materials will be provided throughout, enabling candidates to leave with hands-on knowledge which can be implemented upon return to respective organisations.

This course provides the skills and knowledge you need to:

  • Appreciate the financial implications of key business decisions
  • Understand the financial position of a company
  • Analyse and interpret key financial statements
  • Assess the financial health of an organisation
  • Apply and evaluate decision-making tools for cost management, operational and strategic planning and control
  • Prepare and manage budgets

Who is it For

The programme content has been designed specifically for people working in non-financial roles. This programme is not strictly for managers. Any employee whose role involves financial responsibilities or input into financial processes/reviews would benefit from understanding the key financial concepts covered in this course. This course can be adapted to suit all levels, roles and needs.

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Not only become conversant with its format and content, but also gain real insight into the key levers and metrics which shape your entity’s profit performance.

This is where everything financial ‘plays out’ yet it’s commonly overlooked.  You’ll be among very few to be truly able to crack the balance sheet code.

Cash is the be-all and end-all.  The truth is each and every organization has its own ‘natural’ cash flow design.  And once you understand how this works, you’ll never look back.

Spending money can be hard to get sanctioned… until now.  You’ll learn the very best ways to construct and articulate your business case.

How can you utilise and interpret the financial information your entity holds to add real value in your role?  Well, in short, there is a lot more scope than you might think.

Learning Outcomes of Finance for Non-Finance Executive

  • Understand the requirements and techniques for financial recording and reporting.

  • Understand how working capital can be effectively managed.

  • Understand management accounting techniques.

  • Understand the importance of financial data in formulating and delivering business strategy.

  • Be able to analyse financial data for an organisation in order to inform strategic decision making purposes.

  • Be able to evaluate proposals for strategic decisions on capital expenditure in an organisation

  • Understand Financial Ratios and its implications in various decisions.

  • Understand Financial Ratios and its implications in various decisions.

  • Understand why knowledge Financial Management is essential to grow up in the Organisational Chart?

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Start Date

Start Date
19th October 2020
Professional Diploma in Finance for Non-Finance Executive

Learning Time
28 Hours
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Start Date
22nd March 2021
Professional Diploma in Finance for Non-Finance Executive

Learning Time
28 Hours
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Start Date
21st June 2021
Professional Diploma in Finance for Non-Finance Executive

Learning Time
28 Hour
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Student Support

We encourage you to make full use of all of the support services and facilities available to ensure you have the best possible experience during your time at the School.

Personal Tutors

Personal tutors can help you with a range of issues affecting your studies, as well as tell you about other University support available.

Academic Support

If you think your personal circumstances might affect your academic achievement, it’s a good idea to talk to your course tutor about your situation. They can help you manage your workload and, if necessary, explain the rules about extenuating circumstances for assignments. 

Support Team

London Business School offers additional specialist support for all students to develop skills that enhance your employability prospects and support your studies.

Career and Recruitment 

Our extensive careers service supports you throughout your time at school to ensure that when you complete programme, you are well-prepared for the world of work.

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Expert Trainers

Passionate specialists who keep up to date with the latest trends in their field.

Quality Delivery

Trainers have assessed annually on the quality of their delivery and delegate engagement.

Practical Training

Theory and practical based training to take back to the office which leads you more.

Small Class Sizes

No more than 15 people to ensure you get the most from our trainers.

How to Apply

Enrolling at London School of Business will help you study in a diverse mix of cultures, providing an opportunity to socialise and make friends from nations across the globe. Apply now, and one of our Admission Advisors will be in touch to support you through the process.

You can use the following link to apply for the programme:

There you’ll have to choose the module which you are interested in

In order to assess your eligibility for the programme, we will review your profile and your expectations from your career. This will be done via an in-person, telephonic or video conversation. In addition, we will mark your English proficiency for the course as well, and advise on further actions to be taken on your part.

Then, tell us how you’ll be funding your chosen module, choosing from one of our flexible funding options

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Choosing the right programme is an important part of your future success. Our dedicated student counsellors are happy to assist you in choosing the right programme that best suits your professional goals. Please contact us on +44 (0)20 3305 8124 or send us an email to to discuss your requirements and obtain an application form.

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