Skills Programmes: Finance for Non-Financial Managers

NQF Level




Estimated Days



SP 0623/11-17

Accrediting Body


This skills programme will provide learners with a set of skills to manage the finances of their unit as if they are running a mini-business. Learners leaving this course will be able to make critical decisions affecting the financial performance of their unit and the organisation as a whole.

This learning programme is intended for all persons who need to:

• Manage the finances of a unit

• Apply mathematical analysis to economic and financial information

• Manage risk in a business unit.

• Apply ethical principles to improve organisational culture in a business.

Entry Level Requirements

Communication at NQF Level 4 Mathematical Literacy at NQF Level 4 Computer Literacy at NQF Level 4 KVR Pre-assessment

Course Outcomes

• Managing the finances of a unit. • Managing the assets of a business. • Apply mathematical analysis to economic and financial information. • Apply the Principles of Ethics to improve Organisational Culture. • Monitor, Assess and Manage Risk.