E-Learning - Managing finances in local authorities
- Course Code: CBEL036
- Duration: 1 day
- Price: £60.00
- Start Date:
- Times: -
- Validated by: NONE
This course looks at the important role of budget managers within Local Authorities. It is aimed at anyone who has responsibility for a budget and gives advice and best practice guidance on how to manage public money properly, and achieve best value for the taxpayer.
- What will I study?
The course delivers an understanding of local authority funding, how budgets are managed, the different types of expenditure a council might incur, how to recognise best value for money and the procedures you might use in a range of purchase scenarios.
On completion of this Virtual College course learners will be able to:
- List the sources of Local Authority funding
- Describe the mechanisms that your organisation uses to manage its budgets
- Differentiate the various types of expenditure that your organisation might incur
- Recognise the importance of achieving value for money and best value
- Entry Requirements
- How will I be assessed?
- What can I do next?
See our elearning courses here
- For more information