Duration of Class : 4 days
Availability of Weekend and Weekday slots
Certified Instructor
Flexible schedules

Course Overview

The Finance training is designed specifically for non-finance directors and senior managers who are looking to learn and be more involved in the financial aspects of their business or company they work for including keeping up-to-date with the financial health of an organization in the context of its strategic objectives.

Finance for Non–Finance Professionals course will give you an understanding of key financial concepts and terminology, as well as the skills and knowledge required to evaluate business plans with confidence, question financial information and contribute more effectively to decision-making.

The program will cover helping you to understand the management reporting shared and know how to analyze it to build, adapt or implement the organization’s strategy. In addition to that, you will understand common financial statements and, how they relate to each other and are affected by business decisions.

The training will also help you to understand the relationship between financial and corporate strategies, the concept of financial risk, and the importance of risk assessment and management.


Course Breakdown

Understanding the financial concept

  • Introduction of international accounting and financial reporting standards (IFRS and IAS)
  • Usage of financial information for strategic decision making.

Understanding of financials statement to assess the financial health of organization, to make decision of investment or improvement

  • Balance sheet / statement of financial position
  • Profit and loss / statement of profit and loss
  • Cash flow statement
  • Statement of equity

Evaluating performance of your organization

  • Measuring & improving efficiency
  • Profitability ratios
  • Breakeven analysis
  • Variance analysis
  • Benchmarking against industry standards
  • Key performance indicators
  • Vertical analysis
  • Horizontal analysis

Working capital management importance to manage operational funding requirements

  • Debtors’ / account receivable management
  • Stock / inventory management
  • Creditor management
  • Cash management

Investment decision-making and project appraisal methods

  • Cost –benefit analysis
  • Break-even concepts
  • Payback period
  • Time value of money, NPV, IRR

Corporate finance decisions for the organization to maximize the shareholder wealth

  • Capital structure
  • Capital financing
  • Investments and capital budgeting

Dividend polices decision

  • Dividends and return on capital

Application of financial Information in strategic analysis and decision making

  • PEST analysis to analyze the external environment of the organization
  • SWOT analysis to analyze internal environment of the organization
  • Porter’s five forces to analyses completion in the industry
  • BCG matrix to analyze strategic position of the organization



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Frequently Asked Questions

We are known as the leading training institute in the GCC with 40 years of experience in designing custom-made training programs dedicated to developing professional skills for greater success. On completion of every course, students earn a government approved and/or an internationally accredited certificate. NADIA is officially licensed by KHDA and ACTVET, the educational government authority for Dubai and Abu Dhabi, respectively.

Earning a professional Certificate will increase your chances to:
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  • Upon completion of a training course with NADIA Global, we will connect you with clients within our network once you have applied to one of their job openings that suits your background and expertise.

    Our classes can be scheduled depending on your requirements and the availability of our trainers. We offer Weekend and Weekday classes. In addition, you have the flexibility to join classes virtually or at any of our training institutes for face-to-face classes. Your preferred venue can be agreed on with one of our training consultants at the time of course registration.

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  • Skills evaluations and needs analysis
  • Tailored presentations and materials depending on student’s expertise and learning requirements
  • Engaging activities including role playing and group discussions
  • Interactive digital content
  • Interactive boards
  • Best practices and case studies
  • Trainer Q&As
  • Examinations and tests
  • At the completion of every course, we request our students to fill in a form to rate our course material and content, our trainers, and the student’s overall experience of the training to help us make improvements where needed.

  • Improve your employees’ performance in areas requiring further development or improvement to achieve your company’s goals and targets
  • Motivate your employees and boost their morale
  • Elevate your employee’s loyalty to your company
  • Enhancing your employee’s skills and knowledge will result in reduced supervision and increased time efficiency at work
  • Our resources and facilities enable us to conduct trainings for up to xxx students at a time on location at our training institutes. If you require our training service for larger groups, we can conduct the training at any preferred off-site venue. Our trainers are also available to fly abroad for any international requirements

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    Our trainers are highly qualified subject matter experts with an average of 10 years of professional education experience. They constantly ensure that students can apply the subject knowledge learnt in class to real-life scenarios and are capable to educate audiences across departmental levels. Our trainers undergo frequent evaluation using the most sophisticated training evaluation techniques to ensure that the best training standards are delivered, and the best learning outcomes are achieved.