Budgeting and Planning - An introduction

Effective financial planning through budgetary control contributes to organisational strategic objectives. Finance and non-finance staff are assigned the responsibility for establishing and managing budgets. This event will help participants to understand why and how this is done; and enhances your skills. It will identify factors that impact on business performance, allow staff to identify and plan for these, including contingencies, and regularly monitor performance against budget.
What will you learn?
  • Budgeting in context
  • Budgeting process
  • Types of budget  
  • Budgeting techniques
  • Preparation of budgets
  • Budgetary control reports
  • Variance analysis
  • Evaluation and review of budgets
  • Taking control action
Who is it for?
Business owners, managers, professionals and support staff who want to broaden their knowledge of budgeting or who are about to undertake a role with budgetary responsibilities. Delivery uses practical examples and exercises to help to embed the new skills.

In addition, we can tailor a programme for your needs with our in-house training courses making them focused, consistent and relevant to your business needs.

Find out more 01224 343917

Course duration:  1 day


Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce
The Hub, Exploration Drive
Aberdeen Energy Park
Bridge of Don
AB23 8GX
Limited places available
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