Programme Brief

This course is an introduction to the process of budgeting at the corporate level. All aspects of the budgeting cycle will be reviewed. The following areas of corporate budgeting would be included: Cash Management, Costing, Budget Projections, Comprehensive review of actual results and revisions.


Target Audience

This programme is designed for anyone responsible for the budgeting process in the organization or who may be involved in one aspect of the budgeting process but wants to gain a better understanding of the entire process.



Basic Computerized Spreadsheet Skills


On completion of this course, learners will be able to:

  • Process of gathering information for budget.
  • Budgeting as part of the planning process.
  • Understand the steps involved in the Budgeting Process.
  • Understand the purpose of Budgeting and Budgeting preparation in the corporate environment from departmental involvement to Master Budget preparation.
  • Be able to prepare a Cash Budget and understand how cash is managed.
  • Prepare and analyze a basic operating budget – Fixed / flexible.
  • Understand the benefits of alternatives - activity based budgets/zero based budgeting.



An e-certificate will be issued at the end.

Schedule and Cost

Online29-Aug-243-Oct-24Thursdays6:00 pm - 9:00 pmTT$150.00 / US$23.00TT$1,925.00 / US$285.00

Status: Open for registration

Information subject to change without prior notice.



See our 2024 training schedule below:

  • 18 Contact Hours
  • Administration Fee: TT$150.00 / US$23.00
  • Registration Deadline: One week before the scheduled start date of the class.
  • Payment Plan (Subject to Approval): If you wish to access our payment plan option, kindly forward an email to

To register for this course, please follow the instructions below:

Step 1: Please complete the Online Programme Registration Form, and click submit.

Step 2: Once the form has been completed, please proceed to make your payment via the following options:

Option 1: PayPal – Please click the “Add to Cart” button below:

Option 2: WiPay (Credit Card) – If you wish to utilize this method, please forward an email to indicating if you would be paying the full cost or whether you would like to access our payment plan option. Once this is confirmed, an invoice will then be forwarded via email.

*If you do not have a PayPal account or a credit card, you can utilize the following payment option:

Option 3: Payment of TT$2,075.00 can be made via direct deposit / online bank transfer. Please click here for further instructions regarding the banking options available.

Please note that online bank transfers can be done from the following banking institutions – Republic Bank, Royal Bank, First Citizens Bank and Scotia Bank.


Step 3: Complete the Online Payment Update / Notification form – Please ensure a copy of the deposit slip / transaction slip / e-receipt is included when submitting your information.


Step 4: Applicable to Payment Plan Students: Sign and return your Enrolment Ticket.

Do note that the completed Enrolment Ticket is SBCS’ legally required document confirming that fees are outstanding. All further communication and instructions will follow once this step is completed. 


All relevant information about accessing online sessions will be sent via email within 3 – 5 working days of the course start date.

For further information, please send an email to Corporate Training Centre


Technical Requirements?

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