The Finance for Project Managers short course is designed to help you quickly learn the core fundamentals of finance and accounting in an easily understandable way.
Project managers and non-financial managers need to build a solid foundation in financial terms and concepts to interpret figures and understand what lies behind them. In this course you will get a better understanding of how to plan, track and evaluate a project or a business plan while assessing its economic viability and commercial profitability.
Gain a practical understanding of how to use financial data to inform and impact the decision-making process and be able to make more informed decisions within your organisation.
By the end of the course, you will be able to:
Every project needs to be planned according to a budget. Being a project management professional with a comprehensive understand of finance essentials will allow you to:
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Unlike other organisations, which offer different training programs across many functional areas, the Institute is a specialist organisation dealing solely with the disciplines of project, program, and portfolio management.
Our graduates are instructed by a world-class faculty of international subject-matter experts ranging from Project Directors to former Heads of PM Certification Authorities. Focusing solely on project management guarantees exceptional instruction and learning opportunities.
IPM is uniquely partnered with the world’s leading project management certification bodies: IPMA (Member Association & Certification Body), PMI (Authorised Training Partner), and PRINCE2® (Accredited Training Organisation). We are the national body for IPMA in Ireland.
We have also partnered with Ireland’s second largest University, Technological University (TU) Dublin, meaning we can offer Bachelor & Master’s levels programmes. This affiliation links us to the European University of Technology (EUt+).
The course fees include the access to all course materials on the Student Hub, live expert-led virtual classes, recordings and unlimited support from our Student Support team.
There are no prerequisites to participate in this course. However, a fundamental knowledge of project management methodologies could be helpful.
This course is better for working professionals and managers from various non-financial backgrounds. A fundamental knowledge of project management could be helpful.
The course runs for 1 day, from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Yes, the content of course is suitable for various industry sectors. We have students from different backgrounds – such as engineering, pharmaceuticals, design, construction, IT and many others – who completed the course successfully.
A recording of each online class will be available for playback in the Student Hub for a limited period of time, so you do not need to worry about missing a class.
This course curriculum is designed by industry-experts to help you develop practical competences that are so valuable to hiring managers. At the end of this training, you will have greater insight into the role of financial strategy to make informed and objective financial decisions.
Successful completion of this course results in a Certification of Completion and 7 Professional Development Units (PDUs).