Business and Finance Training

Business and Finance Training

ILM Level 4 Diploma for School Business Managers (DSBM)

Develop your professional knowledge, understanding and competencies to become an effective school business manager.

The DSBM level 4 is designed for exising and aspiring school business managers.  It is delivered via a blended learning pathway (face-to-face events and online) by leading experts in the field over a 12 month period and includes the following nits:

Mandatory units

  • Leading Support Services in a School
  • Finance in a School
  • Procurement in a School

Optional units (chooses one)

  • Support Human Resource Management in a School
  • Supporting School Infrastructure Management
  • Marketing in a School

The DSBM starting in summer 2019 costs £1495 + VAT

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Babcock LDP is delighted to be working in partnership with Best Practice Network to deliver the DSBM

Bursar Briefings

Course Details

This is a workshop style session giving latest updates on issues affecting the work of bursars. It also provides a networking opportunity for bursars to meet Babcock LDP Finance Consultants and school colleagues to consider new initiatives and share ideas and good practice.

These Bursar Briefings are available to School Business Managers and Bursars who subscribe to Finance Consultancy with one free place available per school. Additional places can be purchased at a cost of £60 (from subscribing schools) providing there are spaces available.

Learning Outcomes

  • Latest updates on issues affecting the work of Bursars
  • Networking opportunities
  • Share ideas and good practice 

Visit our cpd online booking site to find out when and where this course is on [keyword search 'finance'].

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Budget Planning Workshop

Course Details

These workshops are intended to enable you to compile your budget plan and revise plans for future years using the new Financial Planning Suite (FPS) application. Utilising materials you bring with you from your school you will have the opportunity to discuss, refine and cost your plan, including your staffing structure, with help from education finance consultants, and share ideas with other schools attending the workshop.

Visit our cpd online booking site to find out when and where this course is on [keyword search 'finance'].

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