Intro to Finance

Introduction to Finance

Duration: 6 weeks
Day: Tuesday
Time: 6pm-7:30pm
Total Hours: 9
Dates: Mar 10, 17, 24, 31; Apr 7, 14
Location: Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School, Oak Bluffs
Cost: $180

This class is for:
• Small business owners and entrepreneurs who want to take control of and learn more about their businesses’ finances
• Anyone interested in a career as a bookkeeper or accountant

Please note: The class curriculum may be altered to suit the needs of the students. If deemed necessary, this class will begin with a refresher on the basics of finance. After you have registered, please send an email to describing your level of knowledge on the subject.

Enhance your knowledge of the tools and analysis methods used in business. Learn the accounting principles required to make informed managerial decisions, such as cost terminology, cost behavior, activity-based costing, budgeting, cost estimating, and responsible accounting.

Students will become acquainted with risk management, non-profit financial management, and the hidden tax traps in starting a business.

About the instructor

Tilma Johnson is Vice President and Regional Manager for Rockland Trust, Martha’s Vineyard. She is the former Vice President for the Edgartown National Bank. Tilma is actively involved with our island’s community – she is a SCORE mentor and serves as Board Member for the Edgartown Board of Trade. In 2015, Tilma was recognized by the MV Chamber of Commerce as one of the “40 under 40” most influential people on Martha’s Vineyard.

This class is part of our One Year Business Administration Certificate Program. Click here to learn more.