Finance for Non-Financial Managers

Date 01 October, 2019 | Time 9am-4.30pm (1-2 October 2019)

Venue OSEA, 64 Arena Avenue, Invercargill

Event Description

Don’t let your fear of finance get in the way of your success.


Not a numbers person? But need to sharpen your skills to make better informed decisions?

Whether you’re new to finance or you just need a refresher, this workshop will give you the tools and confidence you need to master the fundamentals, as all good managers must. Make better decisions today. Advance to the next stage of your management career.


Anyone who plans, manages or reports on financial data and wants a broader understanding of business finance.

  • Understand the financial management cycle and process
  • Understand the basics planning and the generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP)
  • Develop budgets
  • Understand the fundamentals of cost accounting, capital expenditure and depreciation
  • Learn the importance of cash management
  • Analyse and interpret financial accounts
  • Conduct cost versus benefit analysis

You will be able to interpret and apply financial data across a range of contexts and understand its implications.


Two days (1-2 October 2019)

This Employers’ Otago Southland workshop is registered for the NZTE Capability Development voucher programme. | Regional Business Partner Network event reference OSEA463


Small and medium size businesses may qualify for vouchers to help pay for services such as training workshops, courses and coaching that build the management capabilities of their owners, operators and key managers. Approved businesses will receive a voucher for up to 50% of the course investment fee.

For more information on the NZTE Capability Development voucher programme or to find your local Regional Business Partner please visit

Ticket Cost
Chamber member $1089 + GST
Non member $1380 + GST
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