This e-learning course offers an in-depth understanding of how to prepare a business case in accordance with generally accepted best practice. It can be taken on its own, or as part of the Diploma in Finance Skills for Public Sector Managers.
All CIPFA members are entitled to a 10% discount, this will be applied at checkout.
Tel +44 (0)20 7543 5600
£99.00 excl VAT
The Finance Skills: Developing a Business Case e-learning explores the steps involved in a business case, including formulating objectives, measurement of costs and benefits, and other arrangements such as financial impact and post-implementation review. It offers a solid basis to advance onto the Better Business Cases Foundation course.
On completing the e-learning, you will understand:
The e-learning is designed primarily for those who have no formal qualifications in finance or accountancy but who, as part of their job roles, need to understand and prepare business cases in accordance with generally accepted best practice. It is ideal for those who manage a budget or cost centre as part of a non-finance role in the public sector.
The e-learning is delivered via CIPFA's online learning environment. Detailed joining instructions will be sent to you.
The e-learning will take around four hours to complete. If you are studying online, you will have access to all of the learning materials for three months.
There is no assessment for this e-learning if you are completing it on its own and not as part of the full Diploma in Finance Skills for Public Sector Managers.
The course costs £99 +VAT.
All CIPFA training counts towards your continuing professional development (CPD). If you are a CIPFA Chartered Member, you are required to undertake a minimum of 20 hours of relevant CPD activity each year as part of maintaining your professional competence and to develop skills and knowledge.
Find out more about CPD requirements.
Finance Skills: Budget Management and Control e-learning
Finance Skills: Commercial Awareness e-learning
Finance Skills: Fraud Awareness e-learning
Finance Skills: Governance and Accountability e-learning
Finance Skills: Procurement and Contract Management e-learning
Finance Skills: Risk Management and Assurance
Diploma in Finance Skills for Public Sector Managers e-learning
Webchat is only available Monday to Friday, 09:00 - 17:00 (excluding UK bank holidays)