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.
Learning the FAST Standard will help you and your team to build financial models in a structured and consistent way. FAST stands for Flexible, Appropriate, Structured and Transparent – the characteristics we strive for in all of our financial models.
The key FAST principles are tested through the Level 1 Certification exam, which we describe in the video below:
Behind these four characteristics are 72 pages of FAST's financial modelling principles in all of the the financial models that we build for our clients.
As accredited FAST training providers, we have created this dedicated online course. It focuses on on the key FAST principles that you need to pass the two-hour FAST Level 1 certification exam, which comprises multiple-choice questions and a comprehensive practical modelling exercise.
The course is delivered through a specilist online learning platform. It offers you flexible online training with direct support and feedback from our team of accredited trainers and qualified accountants.
The FAST online course takes a blended-learning approach consisting of:
|Course fee:||£200 +VAT per person|
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.