Financial decision making course, offered through the financial management certificate series is geared towards those working in financial roles in the private, public and non-profit sectors who are looking for tools and techniques to aid with decision making.
This course focuses on finance industry techniques in evaluating capital projects and making departmental budgeting and investment decisions. This course covers a number of quantitative decision making techniques including net present value, return on investment and break-even point among others.
Those completing this course can expect to learn through an interactive group environment which incorporates lecture and working through case studies.
Upon completion of this workshop, participants will understand and be exposed to:
- Project analysis
- Calculate return on investment, present value, payback, breakeven point analyses
- Evaluate financing options for capital projects
- When is it better to lease vs. buy
- The impact of external factors on your financial picture
- Interest rate and market fluctuations
- Currency fluctuations
- Trade agreements
- Taxation Overview
- Corporate Income Taxes
- Payroll Taxes
- Commodity taxes (HST)
- Financial decision making tips and techniques
Grant Funding Available
Students can apply for a grant funding for this program. For more information please contact Charlene Miller at (902) 620-5216.
For more information on course offerings, please contact Koren Glenn at 902-628-4394 or email [email protected]