Accounting for Analysis and Decisions

Offered by School of Business & Accountancy

Short Course / 24 hours / TGS-2021009901

Course Information
Learning Outcomes
Course Schedule
Lesson Plan
Trainer Profile
Certification
Entry Requirements
Course Fees

Course Information

This is a certification program in which participants will obtain a Certification on Accounting Transformation upon completion of 6 courses:

  1. Accounting for Analysis and Decisions
  2. Using MS Excel in Accounting
  3. Performing Cloud-Accounting
  4. Finance-Business Partnering with Data Visualisation
  5. Strengthening Internal Controls with Analytics
  6. Automation of Processes with RPA

The overall program is aimed at equipping bookkeepers with skillset to enable them to chart out their progression paths in view of existing industrial developments causing disruption to job roles. The program provides participants with knowledge and hands-on skills in visualisation, automation, etc. in order to help them stay relevant and employable.

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course on Accounting for Analysis and Decisions, participants will acquire the foundational knowledge and be able to apply tools and techniques of ratio analysis, cash budgeting, flexible budgets and performance evaluation for planning, control and decision making.

Course 
Schedule

Course Date: TBC
Application Period: TBC
Duration: 24 hours
Time:
F2F – TBC, 9am to 1pm
Online – TBC, 7pm to 9pm

Delivery Mode: Classroom with Synchronous e-Learning
Venue: TBC

Ngee Ann Polytechnic reserves the right to reschedule / cancel any programme, modify the fees and amend information without prior notice.

Lesson Plan

All sessions will be conducted on a weekly basis within the same month.

Session 1: (6 hours)

  • Financial Statement Analysis I (F2F: 4 hours on a weekday morning)
  • Computation and interpretation of liquidity, efficiency and gearing ratios (E-learning: 2 hours on a weekday evening)

 

Session 2: (6 hours)

  • Financial Statement Analysis II (F2F: 4 hours on a weekday morning)
  • Computation and interpretation of profitability and investment ratios (E-learning: 2 hours on a weekday evening)

 

Session 3: (6 hours)                                  

  • Cash Budgets (F2F: 4 hours on a weekday morning)
  • Preparation and evaluation of cash budgets (E-learning: 2 hours on a weekday evening)

 

Session 4: (6 hours)

  • Master Budgeting, Flexible Budgets & Performance Analysis (F2F: 4 hours on a weekday morning)
  • Preparation of master budget and evaluation of business performance (E-learning: 2 hours on a weekday evening)

Trainer's Profile

Chen Jia Lin

Chen Jia Lin graduated from NUS Accountancy and started her first job as an auditor with Deloitte and Touche before moving on to an International Division in a local bank and Corporate Banking. She enjoyed evaluating clients’ financial statements and projects, as well as meeting customers’ various financing needs. After leaving the corporate sector, she embarked on her teaching profession and has been an active trainer for the last 18 years. Jia Lin is a certified ACLP trainer.

Certification

A Certificate of Performance will be awarded to participants who achieve at least 75% attendance and pass the assessment.


Participants will further obtain a Certificate on Accounting Transformation upon completion of all 6 courses in the program.


Entry Requirements

  • Basic Proficiency in English
  • Bookkeeping/ Accounting background

Course Fees

Funding period for this course is from 25 Nov 2021 to 30 Sep 2024.

SkillsFuture Credit
All Singaporeans aged 25 and above can use their $500 SkillsFuture Credit from the government to pay for a wide range of approved skills-related courses. Visit the SkillsFuture Credit website to choose from the courses available on the Training Exchange course directory.

Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP)
NTUC members enjoy 50% unfunded course fee support for up to $250 each year (or up to $500 for NTUC members aged 40 years old and above) when you sign up for courses supported under UTAP (Union Training Assistance Programme). Please visit e2i’s website to find out more.

Enhanced training support for SMEs
For enhanced training support for SMEs, enter SME in the promo code during course application.

Long Term Visit Pass Plus (LTVP+) Holders

Please furnish the following documents to the course administrator to qualify for SSG funding:

  1. Self-sponsored learner (**LTVP+): Copy of your green visit pass card, with the word ‘PLUS’ on the back of the card.
  2. Co-sponsored learner (##LTVP+): Copy of valid and current Letter of Consent (LOC) from MOM

Ngee Ann Polytechnic reserves the right to reschedule/cancel any programme, modify the fees and amend information without prior notice.

(Course fee is payable upon acceptance. It is inclusive of 7% GST and subject to review.)

Applicants / Eligibility Fees
Full Course Fee$674.10
Singaporeans aged below 40 and Permanent Residents qualified for SkillsFuture Funding$202.23
Singaporeans aged 40 & above qualified for SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy$76.23
Singaporeans and Permanent Residents qualified for Enhanced Training Support for SMEs$76.23
Others (and Repeat Students)$674.10