Business Management - Small Business Finance Basics [SFY] [ADF298NZ]: Overview
This course will show you how to successfully manage your business finances. You will discover what the common pitfalls are and how to avoid them. You will outline strategies—such as tracking your accounting, managing your operating cycle, and forecasting cash flow. You will also look at pricing strategies and at the dangers of growing a company too fast.
What will we cover?
By the end of the course Learners will have been introduced to:
• Financial basics for starting a small business
• Coping with insufficient capital
• Managing cash flow
• Keeping records
• Pricing products
Who is this course for? Is there anything I need to know before joining?
This course is aimed at entrepreneurs and small business managers who want to understand and successfully plan their finances. It is open to everyone as there are no formal requirements. People who may benefit from this course may include; Entrepreneurs looking to start a new business, Creators of new products or services.
As our courses are taught in English, please contact us if you have any concerns about your level of English.
What do I need to bring to the first class? Will there be any extra costs?
Learners are asked to bring a pen, pencil, ruler, rubber, A4 Notepad and calculator. Handouts and resources will be provided during the course.
What can I do when I finish the course?
On completion of this course, learners can progress on to:
Business Management – Run Your Own Business – Stage 1 and 2
Business Management – Marketing for Small Business – Stage 1 and 2
Social Media - For Business – Stage 1 and 2
Accounting & Finance – Understanding Company Accounts
Accounting & Finance – Manual Bookkeeping – Stage 1 and 2
Web Design – Using HTML – An Introduction
Web Design – Using WordPress – An Introduction
We welcome learners with additional needs and disabilities. When you enrol please let us know if you would like to discuss your extra support needs with a member of the Supported Learning Team who will then contact you as soon as possible. If you are enrolling within 10 days of the course start date, we may not be able to contact you before your first class. Surrey Adult Learning values and supports equality and diversity by promoting fairness and respect at all times.
Additional entry requirements
Course reference: ADF298NZ (use this when contacting provider)