Looking to start a career in Financial Management? Here are a few resources to help you get started.
Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada) is the national organization established to support a unified Canadian accounting profession. We represent highly qualified professionals who demonstrate an ongoing commitment to providing the highest standards of accounting, ethics and best business practices.
Becoming a Certified Aboriginal Financial Manager (CAFM)
The Certified Aboriginal Financial Manager (CAFM) designation is the preferred credential for Aboriginal financial management positions in Canada. As a CAFM, you have a wide range of career opportunities and challenges available. The CAFM designation identifies you as a highly qualified financial management professional in tune with today’s challenges. Aboriginal organizations want and need financial managers with clearly defined and well-developed competencies. They want and need CAFMs.
BCIT Finance Certificate
The BCIT Finance Certificate program is designed to provide you with relevant knowledge and skills with immediate application in the field of finance and is the first step towards your Financial Management Diploma.
Accounting and Financial Management Fundamentals for Non-Financial Managers (SFU)
Intended for managers with little to no formal background in accounting and finance, this course provides an overview of basic accounting concepts. We’ll also consider the accounting equation and cycles as well as some of the issues associated with the recording and reporting of financial transactions. It also provides an overview of corporate finance and explains the relationship between budgeting, planning and control.
Fundamentals of Finance and Accounting for Non-Financial Managers (UBC)
This course is designed to help managers with no experience in accounting or financial management to develop a working knowledge of these critical business areas. Build your confidence in reading and understanding financial information. Improve your ability to question and discuss financial decisions. Learn methods to evaluate the financial viability and impact of your business decisions.
Accounting Assistant Diploma (Capilano U)
Graduates of the two-year Accounting Assistant Diploma program have the skills and knowledge required to be effective employees in entry level accounting positions in a demanding and changing workplace. Our graduates have the necessary practical accounting skills, computer skills and basic management skills that ensure success in the workplace.