What is Finance for Non-financial Managers about?

This course is all about understanding your company's financials. This course addresses everything from basic Accounting terminology and processes, budgeting, and ethics, to understanding and working with the various accounting documents. 

Manisha Moodley

Since completing this course on finance, I understand so much more!  I loved how easy the animations make it!

Lukas Oosthuizen

Assets, liabilities, ratios... It all makes sense now! Fantastic course!

What are the prerequisites?

  • Computer/Laptop
  • Email for notifications and communication
  • Internet connection
  • PDF viewer (e.g ADOBE Acrobat)
  • Microsoft Word for notes
  • A web browser

What other related courses are offered?

We provide a variety of courses, from computer studies to leadership and softskills courses.

The following are our most popular courses:

I had a great time learning about finances. Wish all learning was this easy!

Course Content

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Unit 1 & 2- What is finance

1 & 2  "What is finance?" and the basic elements of an income and expenditure statement

Unit 2 (cont'd)- The basic elements of an income statement

2.1  Format of an income statement

2.2  Sources of income and expenditure

Unit 3- Basic elements of balance sheet

3.  (incl. 3.1 & 3.2) Basic elements of a balance sheet

3.3 (incl. 3.4 - 3.6) Basic elements of a balance sheet (cont'd.)

3.7 Concept of an asset

3.8 Concept of a liability

3.9 (incl. 3.9.1) Comparing and evaluating balance sheets

3.9.2  Ratios

It takes between 4 days and 2 weeks, depending on your speed.

only $ 1 + 36c 

(The 36c is the administration fee)


Negotiation Skills

Talent Management

Communication Skills


Empower Team Members

Emotional Intelligence

Patricia Reddy

Unit 4- Compile a personal asset and liability statement

4.  Compile a personal asset and liability statement

Unit 5- Compile a personal asset and liability statement

5.  (incl. 5.1-5.3) Compile a personal asset and liability statement

5.4  Cashflow and liquidity

Unit 6- The accounting cycle

6.  The Accounting cycle

Unit 7- Management report and month-ends

7.  Management reports and month-ends 

Finance for Non-financial Managers

finance for non-financial managers