Managerial Accounting for Non-Financial Managers

Highly practical business education

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Two Days

Non-financial managers increasingly need to understand how to use accounting information in order to make better business decisions.

Managerial Accounting for Non-financial Managers introduces managers to concepts and techniques of product costing and pricing, product appraisal, cost-volume-profit analysis, and budgeting, and how to apply these techniques to solve practical problems. Register here.

What is it?

Over two days, the course will develop the knowledge and skills necessary to use accounting information and managerial accounting techniques to make better business decisions, and provide a sound foundation for further study of more advanced aspects.

The programme is facilitated by Dr Alan Duboisée de Ricquebourg (ACA), a Teaching Fellow in Accounting and Finance at Leeds University Business School. Prior to joining Leeds University Business School, Dr Duboisée de Ricquebourg qualified as a Chartered Accountant and worked for Deloitte, managing audit engagements in their Harare, Dallas, and Calgary offices, gaining experience in a wide range of industries.

Who should attend?

The course is designed for managers from all sectors who wish to develop their knowledge of managerial accounting from a zero base to a solid understanding of the basic concepts and techniques of product costing and pricing, product appraisal, cost-volume-profit analysis, and budgeting.

What are the benefits?

By the end of this two-day course delegates will be able to:

  •  Determine the cost and selling price of a product
  •  Critically assess whether or not a product should be manufactured
  •  Determine the break-even point and margin of safety for a given product 
  •  Understand the role of accounting information in the budgetary process
  •  Prepare a cash budget


Day 1
  • Product costing and pricing
  • Product appraisal
  • Cost-volume-profit analysis 
Day 2
  • The budgetary process
  • Preparation of budgets

Fees and funding

Full two-day programme

University of Leeds alumni

LEP Skills Service funding
Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership (LEP) has launched a service that provides skills support to small and medium-sized businesses. The LEP skills service helps businesses to identify their skills needs based on their business growth objectives and then find the right training solution. Small and medium-sized business based in the Leeds City Region that have a budget to put towards training could be eligible for funding of between £500 and £50,000.

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Contact us

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For further information please contact Martin Tudge, Core Services Manager, Executive Education


Tel: +44 (0)113 344 3915