Food Security and Agriculture

Training Course on Financial Analysis Planning and Control

Course Overview

This comprehensive course is designed to provide participants with the essential skills and knowledge needed to perform effective financial analysis, develop strategic financial plans, and implement robust financial controls within an organization. Participants will gain a deep understanding of financial statements, budgeting, forecasting, and various tools and techniques for financial decision-making.

Course Duration

Online Training: 6 days

Classroom Training: 5 days

Course outline.

Module 1: Understanding Financial Statements:

  • Introduction to Statement of financial position, income statements, and cash flow statements
  • Analysis of financial ratios for performance evaluation
  • Interpreting financial statements to assess a company financial health

Module 2: Budgeting and Forecasting: 

  • Importance of budgeting in organizational planning
  • Techniques for creating budgets and financial forecasts
  • Variance analysis and its role in performance measurement

Module 3: Financial Planning and Strategy

  • Developing long-term financial plans aligned with organizational goals
  • Integration of financial planning with strategic business planning
  • Capital budgeting and investment decision-making

Module 4: Cost Analysis and Management

  • Cost classification and behavior
  • Cost-volume-profit analysis
  • Strategies for cost control and reduction

Module 5: Risk Management and Financial Controls 

  • Identifying and assessing financial risks
  • Implementation of internal controls for risk mitigation
  • Fraud detection and prevention measures

Module 6: Capital Structure and Financing Options: 

  • Evaluating different sources of financing
  • Optimal capital structure for a company
  • Debt and equity financing decisions

Module 7: Financial Modeling: 

  • Building financial models for decision support
  • Sensitivity analysis and scenario planning
  • Real-world applications of financial modeling

Module 8: Ethics in Financial Management: 

  • Understanding ethical considerations in financial decision-making
  • Corporate social responsibility and its impact on financial practices
  • Ethical challenges in financial reporting

Module 9: International Financial Management:

  • Global financial markets and their impact on businesses
  • Foreign exchange management and risk mitigation
  • International financial reporting standards

Module 10: Case Studies and Practical Applications: 

  • Analyzing real-world financial scenarios
  • Applying course concepts to solve financial challenges
  • Group discussions and presentations on case studies

Note: This outline provides a general structure for the training. The specific content, activities, and duration of each session may be adjusted based on the target audience, learning objectives, and available time.

Classroom Training Schedule

Start Date End Date Location Cost Apply
Jun 10, 2024 Jun 14, 2024 Nairobi $ 950 Register
Jul 15, 2024 Jul 19, 2024 Nairobi $ 950 Register
Aug 19, 2024 Aug 23, 2024 Nairobi $ 950 Register
Sep 23, 2024 Sep 27, 2024 Nairobi $ 950 Register
Oct 28, 2024 Nov 01, 2024 Nairobi $ 950 Register
Dec 02, 2024 Dec 06, 2024 Nairobi $ 950 Register

Virtual Training Schedule

Start Date End Date Location Cost Apply
Jun 24, 2024 Jun 29, 2024 Online $ 400 Register
Jul 29, 2024 Aug 03, 2024 Online $ 400 Register
Sep 02, 2024 Sep 07, 2024 Online $ 400 Register
Oct 07, 2024 Oct 12, 2024 Online $ 400 Register
Nov 11, 2024 Nov 16, 2024 Online $ 400 Register
Dec 16, 2024 Dec 21, 2024 Online $ 400 Register

Registration Process

Enrolling in our training programs is effortless! Upon submitting your details on the course registration link, a representative will get in touch with the relevant information.

Group Discounts

Boost your team's skills and maximize value with our attractive group discounts. Enroll 3 or more participants and enjoy significant discounts on any of our training programs.

Course Language

This Training course is offered in ENGLISH . Please indicate the language of choice during registration.

Training Approach

Our instructor-led trainings use well guided presentations, practical exercises, and group acivities. Participants are encouraged to bring any data relevant to their job responsibilities. Training manuals and additional reference materials are provided to the participants.


Upon completion of training, the participant will be issued with a certificate of Completion.

Post Training Support

Our commitment our clients success extends beyond the training program. We offer ongoing 3 months support through Q&A sessions, online forums, and access to our expert instructors.

Tailor-Made Course

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