Insight Training Course Details Archives

UK GAAP and IFRS Updates

There has been a torrent of changes to UK GAAP and IFRS rules in recent years. Our update courses and workshops explain in practical terms what the rules mean and how to apply them, whether you’re a finance professional working in practice or in industry.

September 24th, 2018|

Accounting and Auditing Pension Schemes

Firms acting for pension schemes need to ensure that they are on top of the latest accounting and audit requirements – especially in the light of recent scandals and penalties imposed by The Pensions Regulator. Workshops here can be introductory or can update delegates on

September 24th, 2018|

Financial Awareness for HR

Our client in the financial services sector needed a programme to help its HR and support department staff improve their financial awareness. Specifically they wanted them to understand and appreciate the issues their customer facing colleagues were dealing with. A series of two hour workshops was delivered over a number of weeks, engaging participants in

May 27th, 2015|

Risk and Financial Control

Following a financial fraud, our client needed to build financial awareness and highlight risk assessment and control -a hugely important area, though one that can be dry. An interactive case study was delivered, based on the real business. This allowed participants to work in multi-disciplinary teams and

May 27th, 2015|

Improving Financial Awareness

Our client, a card acquirer, wanted its fraud team to understand the fundamentals of business and accounts. Participants were experts in investigating card fraud but needed to also be able to understand fraud triggers and poor financial control in the merchants they dealt with. A

May 27th, 2015|

Credit Skills for Bank Relationship Managers

To assess the credit worthiness of their customers, relationship managers need to understand their customers’ business and sector and to analyse financial and management information effectively. Our programmes use a blended approach, combining pre-course, online and workbook learning and practical workshop application.

May 26th, 2015|

Building and Managing Budgets

Our client, a major UK charity, needed its senior care workers and service managers to engage with budget setting and management. Appetite and interest in the area were lacking. A highly practical and interactive case study day was designed so that participants could actively engage

May 26th, 2015|

Practical Problems of FRS 102 Implementation

The implementation of new UK GAAP over the past years has been a challenge for many finance professionals working in both industry and professional practice. Our transition workshops have ensured a less stressful transition for delegates. More recently, workshops have focussed on the practical challenges

May 25th, 2015|

Budgeting, Planning and Cost Control

Our client, an educational body, was implementing a new system of budgetary control. A programme was developed that explained the fundamental principles of budgeting, planning and cost control and gave participants the opportunity to practise using a bespoke case study.

May 24th, 2015|

Anti-Money Laundering and GDPR Workshops

All accountants working in professional practice must comply with the 2017 Money Laundering Regulations. We have run a number of bespoke workshops for practice clients which have used practical case studies to explain how the legislation affects them, focussing in particular on client due diligence

May 23rd, 2015|
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