Understanding Financial Statements & Budgets

ACCT 0203

Learn how to use financial statements to assess the current financial status of your business and to help it achieve its financial goals. By understanding GAAP (Generally Accepted Accounting Principles), you will learn to read, interpret and understand financial statements and the key forms of communication prepared by accountants. You will also learn how to evaluate financial data to make informed decisions, prepare budgets and perform a breakeven analysis for a new business venture or product being considered.

Hours: 7

Class Sections

No classes are available for online enrollment at this time.

Small Business Series

Whether you are an entrepreneur, freelancer or pursuing a side job, this series of short courses will help you acquire essential skills to successfully manage your small business.

Bookkeeping & Accounting Technology

Professional Development Certificate

Acquire the foundational bookkeeping and accounting skills in a user-friendly format that you can apply immediately in your business or workplace, or to help you be better prepared for post-secondary courses in accounting.


If you have any questions about your enrolment, or if you would prefer not to enrol online, contact us and we will be happy to assist you.

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Customized corporate training

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