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Upskilling workshop – Team Accounting and Finance Initiative

Event information

START DATE 10 April 2021


END DATE 10 April 2021

Course objective

The workshop will provide hands-on training on the Basics of Financial Modelling. The participants will learn the fundamental drivers of financial items and incorporate them to build models for forecasting and valuation of companies.

Course outcome

At the end of the workshop, participants should be able to build a basic 3-statement financial model. Participants will receive a certificate of participation from Middlesex University, Dubai.

Session details

  • Day and Date: Saturday, 10 April 2021
  • Duration: 6 hours; 9am-12pm and 1pm-4pm
  • Location: MS Teams/Zoom platform


Participants should have a basic knowledge of financial statements. Interested participants should register before 5 April 2021 using the link below. should be willing to switch on the camera during the entire session.

Course outline

  • MS Excel essentials
  • Revenue schedule
  • Modelling operating expenses
  • Fixed assets and depreciation schedule
  • Debt and interest schedule
  • Modelling working capital
  • Completing the Income Statement, Balance Sheet, and Cash flows (linking to the individual schedules)
  • Troubleshooting Balance mismatch
  • Inserting flexible scenarios

Supporting materials to be used

  • PowerPoint presentation
  • MS Excel Files with cell styles, templates, and data to be shared for speed and convenience
  • Pre-built work in progress versions of the model to be shared after segment delivery

Course tutors

Middlesex Associates FZ LLC, Dubai Knowledge Park - Blocks 4, 16, 17 & 19
Admissions +971 (0)4 3678100

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