The Certificate in Business Accounting (Cert BA) programme aims to enable delegates with little or no accounting experience unleash their true business potential. The course presents core business and finance skills beyond simple financial accounting, which makes it the perfect stepping stone towards a career in business and finance. During the programme, you will gain an understanding of the areas of economic activity relevant to an organisation’s decisions and within this context, the numerical techniques to support such decisions.
With this programme you will obtain a practical understanding of financial accounting and the process behind the preparation of financial statements for single entities as well as understanding of the professional standards to be demonstrated for the benefit of all stakeholders.
The fundamental knowledge and techniques that underpin management accounting in the contexts of commercial and public sector bodies and its wider role in society are covered. The Certificate in Business Accounting programme provides you with a solid understanding of fundamental accounting, management and business principles to kick-start your career in the world of business and finance.
The Certificate in Business Accounting is a qualification in its own right and also forms a formal entry route into the CIMA Professional Qualification. Once delegates successfully complete both qualifications and qualify for membership, they will be awarded the Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) designation.