School Manager’s Qualification: Module 2: Financial and Asset Management
As a School Principal or aspiring School Principal, you need to understand the basics of financial management. Doing this will give you a better understanding and an informed view of the school’s performance and allow you to play a role in shaping its strategy. Thousands of non-financial people feel uncomfortable in discussions with financial and accounting specialists are baffled by financial terminology and accounting ‘buzz words’ miss career and schools opportunities because they lack financial knowledge and fail to effectively use budgets, balance sheets, income statements and other financial data that they recieve. Your actions and decisions affect your school’s financial picture. If yu are making those decisions without a solid understanding of finance and accounts, you are working in the dark. As schools become more competitive, it gets harder to be successful by just doing okay. Finance and accounting are having an impact on many schools in ways never before. There is also a practical and workplace module if you want to complete the full module 2 of this qualification.
NQF Level 5, Credits 15
CPTD Points: 50 Type 3
Cost: R500 excluding VAT
Duration: As long as you need