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CWB: Financial Essentials for Business Certificate Training Program Begins

June 1, 2021

8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Financial management is one of the most important responsibilities of owners and business managers. Proper financial management supports your decision making.  Understanding your cash flow, financial statements and financial health helps make you a better decision make and respond to opportunities for business growth.

In Finance Essentials for Business you will learn the basics of financial analysis, product and service pricing, budgeting, government reporting requirements and more to inform your financial decision making. To be eligible for the program, participants should have an established financial record keeping system, financial reports available and access to reliable internet, webcam and microphone.

Dates: Weekly on Tuesdays from June 1 – August 3, 2021 (10 weeks)
Time: 8:30 am -12:30 pm
Location: Online
Cost: Access to this program is a complimentary member benefit thanks to our partnership with the Nova Scotia Department of Labour and Advanced Education
Instructor: April Stroink, April Stroink, Money Coaching

Additional notes

  • While our certificate training programs are typically offered on campus at Mount Saint Vincent University, the Department of Labour and Advanced Education has made an exception to temporarily offer programs online in response to COVID-19.
  • Participants are required to complete an Intake Form and an Individual Needs Assessment with the instructor prior to the start of the program.
  • Certificate training programs run for 40-hours. A commitment to the full program is required. Please consider your availability for the duration of the program before applying.
  • Participants are required to maintain their membership with the Centre for Women in Business throughout the full certificate training program. If you have questions about your current membership status, please email Colleen at

Contact information:

Nora Perry