Budget Analysis and Forecasting Training in Houston, TX, United States
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Budget Analysis and Forecasting Training in Houston, TX, United States

Master fundamental budgeting principles and forecasting methods with KnowledgeHut!

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For a project to be successful, careful planning and budgeting is of critical importance. Even if a project is delivered on time and meets the end-user requirements, if it overshoots the budget then it is considered a failure- hence stringent analysis and smart forecasting are crucial for meticulous management of budgets.

Our three day training session teaches best practices in budgeting and forecasting, with case studies based on real case corporate scenarios. This hands-on intensive course targets professionals from financial as well as non-financial backgrounds, and helps them to grasp fundamental budgeting principles and forecasting methods, gain an understanding of budget processes, and improve their financial literacy. The course will equip candidates with a collection of tools and insights to enable them to fulfil their professional goals as well as the expectations of their companies and investors.

Get started on achieving excellence in financial planning, and drive your organization forward to achieve the required goals and targets!

On successful completion of the course, you will receive a Course Completion Certificate from KnowledgeHut with Credits (1 credit per hour of training).

What you will learn:
  • A greater understanding of the impact of budgeting in achieving your organizational goals
  • An understanding of the different budgeting techniques, approaches and methodologies applicable to different industries and scenarios
  • An understanding of the importance of budgeting and forecasting in a climate of uncertainty
  • Knowledge of the significance of the behavioral aspects in budgeting and forecasting
  • An awareness of the techniques and methodologies for effective budgeting, and its impact on performance management
You will also get:
  • 24 hours of classroom training
  • Handouts and the PowerPoint Presentation
  • Case Studies
  • On successful completion, participants will receive a participation certificate

Key Features

24 hours intensive classroom training
Learn best practices in budget analysis and forecasting
Extensive exercises to master techniques and strategies
Case Studies for real world understanding
Downloadable e-book
KnowledgeHut issued course completion certificate for better job prospects
Budget: Background
Budget and business plan
Budget and forecast
Budget and the business strategy
Budgeting process
The planning cycle
Potential problems
  • Developing budgets
  • From operational budgets to financial budgets
  • Process/steps
  • Types of budgets
  • Fixed
  • Flexed
  • Rolling
  • Methods of budgeting
  • Incremental
  • Zero based budgeting
  • Approaches to budgeting
  • Top down
  • Bottom up
  • Iterative
  • Activity orientated
  • Task orientated
  • Planning programming budgeting system
  • Behavioural aspects in budgeting
  • Forecasting versus budgeting
  • Process flow of an organization
  • Gathering information
  • Anticipating and budgeting for revenues
  • Estimating expenditure
  • Understanding costs
  • Operational budgets
  • Sales
  • Production
  • Raw Materials
  • Labour
  • Financial budgets
  • Statement of financial performance
  • Statement of financial position
  • Statement of cash flows

Tools and exercises will be provided so that you can practice the techniques and strategies covered in the course.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Budgeting is essential for all functions of an organization and smart budgeting leads to optimum management. Professionals from different levels of the following departments can attend this workshop:

  • Accounts & Finance Department
  • Marketing department
  • Operations Department
  • Business Analysts
  • Admin & Secretarial Professionals
  • IT Support & Services Department
  • Professionals interested in improving their knowledge of Budgeting and Forecasting

Planning and budgeting are key components to ensure a project’s success. So, even if a project is delivered on time and meets the end-user requirements, it is considered too expensive if it exceeds the budget. Hence stringent analysis and smart forecasting are crucial for meticulous management of budgets. Planning and budgeting are key components to ensure a project’s success. So, even if a project is delivered on time and meets the end-user requirements, it is considered too expensive, if it exceeds the budget. Hence stringent analysis and smart forecasting are crucial for meticulous management of budgets.

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Yes, this course is conducted as a virtual course. Call us for more information on the same.

On successful completion of the course you will receive a course completion certificate issued by KnowledgeHut.

You will receive 1 credit per hour of learning.

The trainers are highly qualified and certified instructors with plenty of teaching experience.

It is easy to enroll for classroom training online. There are several options to pay either through your debit/credit card that includes Visa Card, MasterCard,American Express or - via PayPal. Payment receipt will be issued to the candidate automatically by email.

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Budget Analysis and Forecasting Course in Houston, TX

Budget Analysis and Forecasting in Houston

One of the largest urban metropolises in the USA, Houston is one of the most famous cities in the world. A centre of sports, culture, entertainment and the famous Texan hospitality, Houston is also home to the  Space Centre where NASA astronauts get trained. Houston’s city centre is famous  for  grand  19th  century  architecture  and  some  of  the  region’s  best  night  spots  and restaurants  are found  here.  The  city  is also one of  the  USA’s  most  important economic  zones and boasts a much diversified economy with many national and international companies based here. With the backdrop of this city’s business culture and importance, KnowledgeHut presents the Budgeting and Forecasting Certification in Houston. 

About the Course

Good budgeting  practices  are  the  key to  a  successful project and there  are  certain  techniques and  concepts  that  most  professionals  can  add  to  their  profiles  to  get  a  better  grasp  of  their organization’s  financial  aspects.  The Budgeting  and  Forecasting  Training  Courses  in  Houstonby  KnowledgeHut  are  intensive  3  day online  training  programs  where  you  will  learn  the fundamentals of smart budgeting and forecasting. Led by industry experts, this comprehensive course  will  include  case  studies  based  on  real  life  scenarios. The Budgeting  and  Forecasting Certification  in  Houston  is  designed  to  help  participants  with  non  financial  backgrounds  grasp the  concepts  easily.  After  finishing  this training,  you  will  be  given  a  course  completion certification.  This online program  by  KnowledgeHut  will  equip  you  with  the  knowledge  to  pass any exam on budgeting and forecasting.

The online  classes  of  the Budgeting  and  Forecasting  Training  Courses  in  Houston will  begin with  an  introduction  to  budgets  and  a  budget’s  place  in  the  larger  context  of  a  business  plan. You will be taught about the planning cycle and the potential problems you will have to negotiate while creating or evaluating a budget. As the Forecasting Training Online in Houston progresses you  will  be  taught  about  developing  budgets  and  the  types  of  budgets  (Fixed,  Flexed  and Rolling)  and  methods  of  budgeting  (Incremental  &  Zero Based).  You  will  be  taught  about  the different  approaches  to  budgeting  which  includes  iterative  and  task  oriented  approaches.  During the course, you also learn the different components of operational and financial budgets. You will be provided tools and exercises to get ample practice that will sharpen your awareness of the different scenarios and applications of budgeting and forecasting.

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KnowledgeHut has a presence in over 70 countries and is considered a global leader in the field of  e-learning.  With  impactful  courses  that  are  easy  to  access  and  maintain  a  live  interactive environment,   KnowledgeHut   has   helped   thousands   of   students   gain   important   career credentials.  Available  at  a  great  price,  the Budget  Analysis  Certification  Courses are  a  great recommendation for  those  who have  roles  in  accounts & finance,  marketing  and  operations  or for business analysts, admin & secretarial professionals and individuals involved with IT Support and Services.   

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