Advanced Financial Modelling Master Class

A master class from the Financial Analysis Certificate Master Class series

An extension program for Australia’s premier Excel modelling and analysis course for finance professionals

This two-day master class focuses on advanced modelling and sensitivity analysis. It is open to past participants of the Financial Analysis Certificate that are looking for a forum in which to extend and practise the skills gained in their earlier training, and is also open to new students who have not completed the FAC but who have attained a similar skill and knowledge level.

Course Content

Downloadable master class brochure with detailed course outline in PDF format (97kb).

Modes of Study

  • In class mode: 16 hours over two days.
  • Public offerings starting in Sydney in 2016, other capitals in 2017.
  • Private offerings also available.

Key Outcomes

  • Gain advanced skills in key subject areas, such as advanced modelling;
  • Designing advanced scenario management structures and controls;
  • Working with non-circular interest calculations;
  • Alternative techniques for DCF calculations;
  • Learn how to use the built-in solver add-in;
  • Introduction to Monte-Carlo analysis; and
  • Up to 16 hours of continuing professional education.

Each Session Delivers

  • Core knowledge for the specialised subject area;
  • Re-usable examples demonstrating proven methodologies;
  • Guidance on how to avoid real-world issues and problems; and
  • Advanced techniques to extend the power of formulas without needless complexity.

Who Benefits

  • Those who have previously completed the Financial Analysis Certificate looking for support & guidance to extend their knowledge in particular advanced subjects.

Benefits for the Employer

  • A reduction in the effort required by staff to expand into key advanced topics;
  • Access to proven and effective strategies for advanced model building; and
  • A development path for key staff involved in creation of financial and valuation models.

Detailed Course Outline & Other Information

Downloadable master class brochure with detailed course outline in PDF format (97kb).

Downloadable course brochure with detailed course outline in PDF format (97kb).

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