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Budgeting Basics
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Budgeting Basics

Gain the tools you need for effective budgeting.

$195$140.25 - $165.75
15% bundle discount applied
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3

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Multiple

CPE Credits

3

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FLPBUDBASICS21BUN

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With this bundle you will learn how to prepare operational budgets that help manage performance, budgeting processes to exercise control over the operations of an organisation and various approaches of budgeting to deliver the information needed for decision-making.

This is standalone content but if you’re interested in more of this type of learning while earning a designation, explore the CGMA® Finance Leadership Program.

What’s included in this bundle
Online
NASBA Field of Study: Business Management and Organization
$65
$46.75 - $55.25
15% bundle discount applied
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Learning Outcomes
  • Identify the impact that budgets could have on motivation and performance of operational personnel.
  • Identify factors that affect the assessment of a manager's performance.
  • Identify dysfunctional behaviours that arise from the budget process and suitable management actions.
Key Topics
  • The motivational aspects of target setting
  • Controllability of budget outcomes
  • Behavioural aspects in budgeting
Product Details

Budget for targets.

This course will help you identify factors that affect management's performance and identify dysfunctional behaviours from the budget process. By breaking down planning and operational factors, you can recognise budgeting as a control enhancing tool.

This interactive course enables you to:

  • Identify the impact that budgets could have on motivation and performance,
  • Use a budget to exercise control over the operations of the organisation, and
  • Identify dysfunctional behaviours and management actions.

Gain experience with detailed exercises.

The practical hands-on exercise uses real-world examples, and they are designed to give you real-world knowledge on how to apply daily cost accounting principles.

This is a standalone course but if you’re interested in more of this type of learning while earning a designation, explore the CGMA® Finance Leadership Program.

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CPE SELF-STUDY
Online
NASBA Field of Study: Business Management and Organization
$65
$46.75 - $55.25
15% bundle discount applied
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Learning Outcomes
  • Identify approaches to budgeting that would suit the circumstances of the organisation.
  • Identify how budgets can be used to exercise control.
  • Determine the elements of, and uses for, flexed budgets.
Key Topics
  • Improving the budgeting process
  • Budgets as a control mechanism
  • Flexed Budgets
Product Details

Budgets are a control mechanism.

This course outlines the rationale for and against different methodologies that can be used when preparing budgets in the current economic and technological climate. In line with strategic objectives, organisations use budgeting as the most widely used standard device for planning and control. This course will give you the fundamentals of the budgeting process and budgetary control.

Acquire new skills to demonstrate proficiency:

  • Overview of approaches to budget preparation
  • How to use budget to exercise control
  • Importance of flexed budgets in budgetary control

Gain experience with detailed exercises.

The practical hands-on exercise uses real-world examples, and they are designed to give you real-world knowledge on how to apply daily cost accounting principles.

This is a standalone course but if you’re interested in more of this type of learning while earning a designation, explore the CGMA® Finance Leadership Program.

View product detail in full
CPE SELF-STUDY
Online
NASBA Field of Study: Business Management and Organization
$65
$46.75 - $55.25
15% bundle discount applied
Read
Learning Outcomes
  • Identify the benefits of a budgeting system.
  • Identify the input required to prepare an operational budget.
  • Recall how to prepare an operational budget.
  • Calculate a forecast sales volume based on trend and seasonal variations.
Key Topics
  • Rational for budgets
  • Preparing operational budgets
Product Details

Start preparing an operational budget.

The course explores the budgeting tool that helps managers for planning, controlling, and forecasting. By focussing on key steps in the budgeting process, you can recognize budgeting concepts and components and identify the trends and variations to meet your target.

Value added topics:

  • Budgeting process
  • Operational budget
  • Forecast sales volume

Gain experience with detailed exercises.

The practical hands-on exercise uses real-world examples. They are designed to provide you with real-world knowledge on how to apply daily cost accounting principles.

This is a standalone course but if you’re interested in more of this type of learning while earning a designation, explore the CGMA® Finance Leadership Program.

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