Accounting for Non-Accountants - Understanding Financial Reports St George & Sutherland Community College

Accounting for Non-Accountants - Understanding Financial Reports

Are you a manager who needs to understand financial reports? Or a business owner who needs to control the financial side of their business? This course is for people from non-financial backgrounds. It enables you to understand and prepare financial reports and to contribute to informed financial decision-making.

No prior knowledge required.

In this course you will learn:

  • Basic accounting concepts
  • The relationship between business plans, budgets, and financial reporting
  • The principles of double-entry bookkeeping
  • Posting to the General Ledger
  • Profit and Loss and Balance Sheet statements
  • Variance analysis and the impact on business
  • Analysing financial statements to reveal profitability, solvency, risk-return, and financial stability

What to bring:

  • Pen
  • Paper

The Next Step:

Keen to learn more? We recommend MYOB Computerised Bookkeeping V19 - Great for Small Business

Other Information:

  • To ensure resources are ready for you at the start of your course, we ask you ideally enrol at least one week before the course commences.
  • All courses need a minimum number of students to run ("we try our hardest to get those") . If your course does not have enough students it will be cancelled before the commencement and you will be informed.

This course has no current classes. Please the waiting list.