Finance For Project Managers: Learn Finance Skills For Effective Project Management


Price is per online user of this course.

This online course is designed for any staff who have responsibilities for planning and managing projects or who are involved in investment decision making (such as capital investment appraisal). Managers and staff who are involved in capital development projects with significant financial investments that wish to learn how to effectively identify, evaluate and manage financial risks using robust management strategies to achieve corporate strategies will benefit tremendously from this course.

Completing projects on time and within the agreed budget can only be achieved with a well robust project management skills by those involved in planning and managing projects. A thorough understanding of financial planning, monitoring and control is a key essential requirements for success in any projects delivery and this course is designed to provide participants with financial tools such as budgeting, mastering financial terminologies, evaluating financial risks, interpreting financial data and forecasting cash flow and final profit and loss on any project.

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Sold By: BSS Management Consultancy Ltd


Course Content

  • Why is financial planning important in project management
  • Understanding financial terminologies and basic concepts
  • Understanding financial policies and their impact on project financial management
  • What is the difference between Revenue vs. Capital Expenditure
  • What is the difference between cost and revenue
  • What is depreciation and it impacts on project financial planning
  • How does Value Added Tax impact project costings– an introduction
  • Compiling the project cost budget and sensitivity analysis
  • Compiling cashflow forecasts
  • Financial evaluation of projects -Discounted Cashflow, Payback Period & Net Present Value Techniques
  • Understanding project risk management techniquesFinancial monitoring of projects- variance analysis
    Controlling project changes and updating the financial plan
  • Financial controls – purchases and income
  • Contractual terms – the financial issues
  • Summary – avoiding the common pitfalls
  • What will I get out of it?
  • Ability to evaluate the business case for any project
  • Understanding of key financial terms and concepts
  • Skills to create a cash flow forecast for a project
  • Interpretation of project management accounts


10% discount for between 5 and 10 users purchased and 20% discount for 11 users or more purchased. For larger purchases or to find out if larger discounts are available on mixed course purchases please phone a customer advisor on 0844 854 9218.

Discounts are calculated during the checkout process.

Payment Options

The most straight forward method of payment is to select the number of users you require and add the product to your shopping cart by selecting Add to Cart. You will then be able to make payment using most credit and debit cards or a Paypal account. If you would like to pay by BACs transfer or by invoice please contact a customer advisor on 0844 854 9218 or email [email protected]

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