This course is intended for CSO programme staff. It aims to enable them to correctly use standard financial procedures and ‘speak the same language’ as their colleagues working in finance. The course introduces learners to key financial concepts and procedures, such as cash and bank reconciliations, cash advances, expense reports, and procurement.
It explains how to design and monitor a budget for a project. It introduces key concepts related to internal and external financial reporting, cash flow, and accounting. Throughout the course, learners are guided through the use of various standard financial templates, all of which are available for download.