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Accounting and Finance

CPDLL’s suite of accounting and finance short courses, offers you access to some of the most current and relevant accounting and finance content. Whether you are pursuing your ACCA certification or looking for opportunities to progress in your career in the accounting and finance arena; with courses like Advanced Financial and Retirement Planning, and Applied Credit Scoring using Matlab and Python, you are guaranteed to benefit from highly practical and easily transferable knowledge, developed and delivered by industry experts.

(Advanced) Financial & Retirement Planning

(Advanced) Financial & Retirement Planning

As the regional population ages and becomes more aware of the need to secure its financial future, the demand for specialist skills in financial and retirement planning will increase. This course is designed to transform individuals with basic/intermediate training in accounting, finance or financial management into proficient financial and estate/retirement planners and advisers. Using cutting edge models and tools, you will be trained in budgeting, risk management, investment composition, monitoring, navigating the regulatory environment and most importantly, in comprehensive financial planning and estate management from the ground up. The course will be delivered by an industry specialist dedicated to the use of practical, real life examples from the domestic environment, in order to ensure the applicability of core principles learnt.

Mode of Delivery: Face-to-Face

 

ACCA F5 – Performance Management

ACCA F5 – Performance Management

The syllabus for F5, Performance Management, builds on the knowledge gained in Paper F2, Management Accounting. It seeks to examine your understanding of how to manage the performance of a business. It also prepares you for  more specialist capabilities which are covered in P5 Advanced Performance Management.

Mode of Delivery: Face-to-FaceONLINE

 

ACCA F6-Taxation

ACCA F6-Taxation

The syllabus for F6, taxation, introduces candidates to the subject of taxation and provides the core knowledge of the underlying principles and major technical areas of taxation as they affect the activities of individuals and businesses.

Mode of Delivery: Face-to-Face ONLINE

 

ACCA F9- Financial Management

ACCA F9- Financial Management

The syllabus for F9, Financial Management, is designed to equip you with the skills that would be expected from a finance manager responsible for the finance function of a business. It prepares you for more advanced and specialist study in Paper P4, Advanced Financial Management.

Mode of Delivery: Face-to-Face ONLINE

 

Applied Credit Scoring Using Matlab and Python

Applied Credit Scoring Using Matlab and Python

World class financial institutions can base much of their past and ongoing success on the ability to accurately identify potential defaulters through cutting edge risk assessment and credit scoring. This workshop introduces you to the theories and methods of quantitative risk assessment and credit scoring in a practical business context. Not only will you be trained to build effective credit scoring models in Matlab and/or Octave, but the tools presented in quantitative credit risk assessment can be extended to other risk assessment issues and challenges within organisations to maximise performance and outcomes.

Mode of Delivery: Face-to-Face

 

Finance for Non-Finance Managers

Finance for Non-Finance Managers

This course was designed to demystify and clarify finance and accounting jargon and concepts in a manner that allows non-financial professionals to comprehend. These interactive face-to-face sessions will provide delegates with an understanding of how their departmental decisions could drive or negatively impact their organisation’s growth. The active involvement of delegates in training room exercises and activities will help to facilitate learning and success in the workplace.

Mode of Delivery: Face-to-Face