Diploma in Finance for Non-Financial Managers

Diploma in Finance for Non-Financial Managers

Course Details

Full Course name:
Diploma in Finance for Non-Financial Managers

Course Dates

Next course commencing:
January 2019

10 weeks, one evening per week from 6.30 to 9.30 pm

Course Award

Awarding body:
The Institute of Commercial Management (ICM)

Gain a clear understanding of the financial implications of decisions within your organisation.

The implications of financial decisions are of growing concern for all managers within an organisation. For non-financial managers being equipped with an understanding of the basic financial influence of decisions strengthens communication, teamwork and participation between different members and managers of an organisation.

This course aims to provide all participants with the necessary knowledge to comprehend the financial implications of decisions within their organisation. Participants will be taught the main aspects of finance building confidence in assessing financial information with ease. This will enable the individual to contribute to and comprehend financial decision-making. Participants will be required to interpret documentation, compile statements and assess different financial scenarios. The experience gained over the course will enable participants to work comfortably with financial material and equip managers with the tools necessary for assessing and participating in the financial matters within their organisation.

This programme is designed for all Managers who are required to deal with financial information as part of their employment or those who wish to gain a deeper understanding of the way the finances within their organisation are managed.

The Course is divided into seven modules which are as follows:

  • Corporate Banking
  • Business Economics
  • International Trade and Foreign Exchange
  • Financial Statements
  • Corporate Risk Assessment
  • Managing a Business
  • Corporate Insolvency

The course will take place one evening per week for three hours over 10 weeks.  Applications will have the choice of attending from two locations in Dublin: South Great George’s Street in Dublin 2 and Ashfield College, Dundrum, Dublin 16. Each course comprises of 30 contact hours. Lectures are also made available online for revision purposes. Please note that attendance in person is compulsory in order to satisfy the requirements of certification.

Classroom-based: €995
(€1,095 if paying in instalments)

Online course: €895
(€995 if paying in instalments)

Non-EU students: €1,295

ICM registration: £76 will be payable to The Institute of Commercial Management for registration. Please note that a City Colleges’ Diploma will be issued if you choose not to register with ICM

Course Fee

The course will be assessed by a two-hour open book examination.

Why City Colleges?

  • Courses for students who are passionate about their subject, delivered by leaders in their field.
  • Live lectures which are also streamed live on Moodle and recorded for review
  • City centre location in South Great George’s Street, convenient for bus, LUAS, DART
  • Southside Dublin location in Dundrum
  • Study rooms and library in our City Centre and Dundrum locations
  • Limited class size
  • Parking