Finance for Technological Management

This seminar provides an overview of the finance functions of a business organization and examines how financial management relates to technical staff.

Course Benefits:

Program participants will gain:

  • An understanding of the basic principles of finance
  • The ability to participate effectively in finance decisions

Course Objectives:

Upon completion of the program, you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate basic principles of asset and risk management
  • Identify methods for analyzing financial position and leverage
  • Describe the capital budgeting process
  • Identify methods for analyzing financial position and leverage
  • Describe the capital budgeting process
  • Identify long term financing options and understand the cost of capital
  • Recognize financial view points from the top-down perspective of the CFO

Course Content:

  • An overview of financial systems
  • An overview of financial accounting
  • Financial approaches to valuation
  • Valuation of physical investments
  • Financial planning processes
  • Financial managers - as facilitators

Who Should Attend:

  • Accountants
  • Financial planners
  • Technical project managers