Course overview

The rate of change in the business environment is greater than ever before and managers are recognising that they have to spend more time looking forward. For you, the finance professional, this is vitally important but not necessarily straightforward. 

As well as describing the principles of forecasting, this course looks at their application, especially in decision making. It covers interpretative statistics, short-medium term forecasting and long range forecasting.

On completion of this course, you will gain an understanding of:

  • what forecasts are used for, and who is responsible for them
  • the principles and practice of statistics relevant to forecasting
  • short / medium term forecasting
  • long range forecasting

Key information

  • learn at your own pace
  • help meet your annual CPD requirements
  • develop your own learning needs
  • exclusive member benefit – 10% discount
  • iPad/Android compatible work with leading industry specialists to develop bespoke CPD courses. 

Disclaimer: This course is available for ACCA members, you may need your ACCA membership number to complete your booking. This course and outline is provided by a third-party course provider. All course bookings are subject to the terms and conditions set by the course provider. Please see individual supplier pages for full terms and conditions. ACCA takes no liability for bookings made with third-party supplier.