In many organisations, operationally responsible managers have been made accountable for the financial performance of their divisions, and need a basic level of financial skills to perform their role. This means that these managers need to have a firm grip on using a wide range of financial reports and information – understanding finance, accounts and budgets is extremely important for them.
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.
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If you're in Grade 10-12 and looking to improve your results, or if you're looking to get a degree or diploma without breaking the bank, or even if you're a professional looking to advance your knowledge and skills - Ishango College is your E-Learning solution.
The eSkills for Entrepreneurs short course provides you with the opportunity to understand technology better and to see how technology can assist you in growing your business. It will also help you to see and understand how to optimise your communication skills through technology, with not only employees, but also suppliers and customers. You will also start to understand the benefits of social media and how you can use it to help grow your business as a marketing tool.
The short course in Online Course in Cost and Management Accounting is designed to help individuals in the private and public sector to understand the costing process and how to determine costs. It also covers the management of funds by means of budgets and the use of management accounting information to make informed and accountable decisions. Topics such as absorption, variable, job and process costing; traditional cost allocation versus activity-based costing; and cost-volume-profit relations will be discussed.
The Public Financial Management for Public Sector Managers short course aims to enhance your knowledge and skills in the managing the financial aspects of your department or component, in your role as a senior public servant, in support of higher order strategies and plans according that are in line with the existing regulatory framework, but also sets the tone for you become a knowledge leader, pioneer, evaluator, change manager and guide in the public sector, based on complete, accurate and real-time financial information and analyses.
The Municipal Public Accounts Committee Training Course short course is designed mainly for municipal public accounts committee members to understand the authority, monitoring and reporting functions and processes of the Municipal Public Accounts Committee (S53 and 59 of the MSA), IDP, budget (SDBIP) ethics and governance for councillors. The Municipal Finance Management Act (MFMA), the Municipal Structures Act and the Municipal Systems Acts and their regulations constitute the platform which entrenches municipal regulatory environment.
The Local Government Ethics, Budgeting and Risk Management is designed for junior and middle managers within the municipal environment. The course ensures that participants are able to learn and apply skills on these important areas of responsibility identified within the local government. The Unit Standards are aligned to the LGSETA Qualification ID: 48965 Municipal Financial Management NQF Level 6.
he Municipal Finance Management Programme provides you with a full scope and understanding of the selected legislative regulatory framework that governs the public sector management and administration environment, enabling you to interpret South African legislation and policies that specifically affect municipal finance management. The programme is presented in support of all requirements of the National Treasury regulations (as stipulated in the Government Gazette) on the minimum competency levels for municipal officials.
A total of 4 424 720 applications for Special COVID-19 Social Relief of Distress (SRD) Grant have been approved.
Social Development Minister Lindiwe Zulu said that the department has to date, received 7 558 555 applications through the various electronic application platforms, including Supplementary Service Data (USSD), Website, WhatsApp and email.
With many South Africans struggling to keep their heads above water given the financial challenges brought on by COVID-19, the National Credit Regulator (NCR) has reminded consumers of the measures available to ease the burden.