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Financial Analysis Planning & Control Course


o various stakeholders and yet controversial. This training seminar provides an insight into the key elements of financial analysis, planning and control. Seminar participants will improve their financial analysis skills, able to ask the relevant financial questions, assess the real risks facing organisations and shareholders. By attending the seminar, you will feel more confident in planning, commenting on the performance and financial health of the organisation. The ability to analyse the financial and risk aspects of the organisations requires technical knowledge and expertise. This Oxford seminar is designed to provide the delegates sufficient skills, knowledge and expertise using theory, interactive examples, case studies and relevant techniques.


5 Days


  • Financial Officers, Controllers, and Accountants
  • Treasurers, Corporate Planning and Business Development Professionals
  • Sales and Marketing Professionals
  • Managers from any other non-financial areas willing to understand the financial aspects of Analysis, Planning, and Control
  • Middle and Junior Management as a useful element in their career advancement


At the end of this IRES training seminar, you will learn to:

  • Understand the Use and Importance of Financial Statements
  • Tools and Techniques of Financial Analysis useful in Decision Making
  • The Use of the budgetary and Control Techniques
  • Standards, Flexed Budgets and Variance Analysis
  • How to use Variance Analysis Results to Improve Operational Performance
  • The Application of Discounted Cash Flow (DCF) Methods
  • Effective Analysis of Capital Investment Projects using Various Techniques
  • How Corporate Value and Shareholder Value are Enhanced
  • Why Corporate Restructuring through Mergers and Acquisitions is Important


  • Corporate Value and Shareholder Value
  • The Agency Problem and Corporate Governance
  • The Context of Financial Analysis and Decision-Making
  • Ratio Analysis and Business Performance
  • Economic Value Added (EVA) and Predicting Financial Distress
  • Standard Costing and Variance Analysis
  • Cash Forecasts and Cash Budgets and Sensitivity Analysis
  • Net Present Value (NPV) and Internal Rate of Return (IRR)
  • Modified Internal Rate of Return (MIRR)
  • Business Valuation
  • Business Restructuring and Reorganisations


The instructor led trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach and comprise of presentations, guided sessions of practical exercise, web-based tutorials and group work. Our facilitators are seasoned industry experts with years of experience, working as professional and trainers in these fields.

All facilitation and course materials will be offered in English. The participants should be reasonably proficient in English.


Upon successful completion of this training, participants will be issued with an Indepth Research Services (IRES) certificate certified by the National Industrial Training Authority (NITA).


The training will be held at IRES Training Centre. The course fee covers the course tuition, training materials, two break refreshments and lunch.

All participants will additionally cater for their, travel expenses, visa application, insurance, and other personal expenses.


Accommodation and airport pickup are arranged upon request. For reservations contact the Training Officer.

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Mob: +254 715 077 817


This training can also be customized to suit the needs of your institution upon request. You can have it delivered in our IRES Training Centre or at a convenient location.

For further inquiries, please contact us on Tel: +254 715 077 817.

Mob: +254 792516000+254 792516010 or mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Payment should be transferred to IRES account through bank on or before C.O.B. 2nd March 2020.

Send proof of payment to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Event Properties

Event Duration 5 Days
Event Date 09-03-2020
Event End Date 13-03-2020
Cut off date 02-03-2020
Individual Price(Kenyan) KES 69,000
Individual Price (International) EUR 790
Individual Price(International in Dollars) USD 920
Location Nairobi, Kenya
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