Accounting Skills for New Supervisors

Become fluent in the language of accounting, from depreciation and cash flows to balance sheets and budgets


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Do you get nervous when you hear words such as depreciation, budgets and cash flow? Do they seem too technical and out of the scope of your job description? Would you like to learn basic accounting skills to enhance your role as a supervisor? If so, then you are at the right place!

Basic knowledge of accounts is important to succeed in any job-role and especially in today’s job market, where the competition is high and there are qualified and experienced job seekers out there, waiting to pounce on an opportunity.

Mastering accounting skills and finance terms is much easier than you may think. In this course, you will learn the fundamentals of accounting and finance, as well as the most appropriate financial solution or software for any challenges you may be facing at your workplace.


Don’t panic – you are not an Accountant, you will also not be starting an entirely new career path (unless of course, you want to, we have for that too!). Nevertheless, having the skills of an Accountant will provide you with a skillset that will boost your CV and make you a versatile member of the team.


  • The art of finance and financial management
  • Key financial terms
  • Your role in company finances
  • Where to find your industry’s rules and regulations
  • Various types of financial reports
  • How a chart of accounts is created
  • Cash and accrual accounting
  • Single and double entry bookkeeping
  • Debits and credits
  • Identifying and analyzing important financial data
  • Making financial decisions
  • Reading annual reports
  • Determining whether a company is a financially high or low risk
  • Different types of financial plans for organizations
  • What budgets are and how to prepare them
  • What computer skills and programs you need to master to make you a financial whiz
  • Dealing with financial situations that impact the people that work for them


  • Learn the skills of an Accountant without needing to become one!
  • Stand out from the rest of your colleagues with this useful skillset
  • Learn accounting methods that will help you both professionally and personally
  • Extracurricular resources are given so you can build further on your newfound knowledge

Course Content


Session One: Course Overview.


Session Two: Getting the Facts Straight


Session Three: The Accounting Cycle


Session Four: The Key Reports


Session Five: Keeping Score


Session Six: A Review of Financial Terms


Session Seven: Understanding Debits and Credits


Session Eight: Your Financial Analysis Toolbox


Session Nine: Identifying High and Low Risk Companies


Session Ten: The Basics of Budgeting


Session Eleven: Working Smarter


Session Twelve: People and Numbers

1. YOU enroll and complete an online course

2. WE help someone get access to learning

3. TOGETHER, we provide new skills to the world

Thanks to you, every course you complete on Cudoo provides free learning to individuals with limited opportunities.
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