People build financial models in lots of different ways, which is great until you need to share your models with someone else or you find yourself having to unpick your colleague's complex calculations.
FAST stands for Flexible, Appropriate, Structured and Transparent. Behind these four characteristics are FAST's in-depth financial-modelling principles and rules.
Learning the FAST Standard will help you (and your team) to build financial models in a more structured and consistent way, while increasing efficiency and reducing the risk of using spreadsheets within critical business processes.
As accredited FAST training providers, we have focused this dedicated online course on the key FAST principles necessary to pass the ninety minute FAST Level 1 Certification exam.
The course is delivered through a specialist online learning platform, and is packed with video tutorials and practical exercises. It offers you flexible online training with direct support and feedback from our team of FAST-accredited trainers and qualified accountants.
You can start the course whenever you choose, and progress through it at your own speed.
The FAST online course takes a blended-learning approach consisting of:
|Course fee:||£200 +VAT per person|
The key FAST principles are tested through the Level 1 Certification exam, which comprises multiple-choice questions and a comprehensive practical modelling exercise, This is described in more detail in the video below:
Giles has spent more than 10 years building a wide range of spreadsheet models across the defence, telecoms and leisure industries.
At Clarity he heads up our Financial Modelling, FAST Level 1 training and Spreadsheet Review services.
In his spare time he enjoys a challenge or two, having recently completed the Marathon Des Sables.