Schools Finance Support have scheduled a number of new finance training courses for Governors, Head Teachers, School Business Managers and Administrators

Budget Management Training (CPD certified)

This course is aimed at Head Teachers, School Business Managers and Administrators to provide an overview of budget planning, monitoring and controlling process including case studies.

Date

Time

Location

Friday 22nd June 2018

13:30 – 16:30

Loxley House LH1.15

Learning outcomes:

  • How schools are funded
  • The roles of Governors, Headteacher and Business Managers
  • The Budget Setting process
  • Budget Monitoring, Forecasting and Control
  • The Year-End Process

Price: Free to maintained schools which have already purchased visit package from Schools Finance Support or £100 per participant.

Finance Systems Training

FMS / Lloyds training

Date

Time

Location

Tuesday 26th June 2018

09:30 – 12:30

Top Valley e-learning centre

FMS

  • Setting up the BACs parameters
  • Setting up suppliers
  • Adding bank details to supplies
  • BACs and cheque processing

Lloyds Commercial Banking On-line

  • CBO demonstration
  • Use of your own school bank account to upload bacs files/create statements (CBO will be set-up to run alongside your current Lloydslink but not live)

 

Price: Free to maintained schools which have already purchased visit package from Schools Finance Support or £100 per participant.

 

Finance Systems Training - Budget Planning Software (BPS)

This course is aimed at school business managers and administrators to provide an in-depth guide of preparing termly outturns and 3 year financial plans.

Date

Time

Location

Tuesday 26th June 2018

13:30 – 16:30

Top Valley e-learning centre

Learning outcomes:

  • How to complete your outturns
  • Preparing 3 year financial plans

Price: Free to maintained schools which have already purchased visit package from Schools Finance Support or £100 per participant.

School Governor Finance Training

This course is aimed at school governors to provide an overview of governors' financial responsibilities and an insight into the budget planning and monitoring process.

Date

Time

Location

TBA

TBA

TBA

Learning Outcomes:

  • Describe the role of the school governor
  • Explain how a school is funded
  • Demonstrate good Budget management and monitoring
  • Explain the requirements of Schools Financial Value Standard

Price: Free to maintained schools which have already purchased the governor training package from Education Governance Service at Nottingham City Council or £100 per participant.