Controller in 5 steps

Participant profile

This controller program is especially designed for controllers/business analysts with limted years of experience in this role or for senior accountants that are eager to make the transition to controlling.

Why attend?

During this 5 days training program, all the skills which are needed to grow as a controller and business partner are covered. Covering both technical and soft skills. The program was designed for you as a controller and are consistently given by our most seasoned controllers.

Upon successful completion of the training program you will receive the controller essentials certificate

Course objectives

Based on our controller skill framework the training program touches on all skills required by any controller. Both technical, methodological and soft skills.

We will establish a sound conceptual baseline built around real life cases and examples from own experience. Linking theory with controlling in practice throughout the entire training course. All of this in a dynamic atmosphere with room for input from the participants.

During the training program we cover all controller skills:

  • Decision Support: Introduction to costing and management reporting
  • Steering Business Performance: Budgeting & Forecasting / Financial analysis
  • Information Management: Understanding master data, hierarchies & databases in view of reporting / Excel for controllers
  • Soft Skills for the controller: how to become the business partner / communication skills for the controller

Included in the training program are two content coaching sessions upon completion of the program. Together with our senior controller trainers we will help you make the translation of the training course to your own day-to-day reality. 

Practical information

The date of the start of the next controller in 5 steps program can be found in our training calendar. But don't hesitate to contact us for more information.


The subscription fee for this 5 day training program is € 4.000 (excl. VAT) for a single subscription. If you want to subscribe with more participants you can contact us and we will provide a tailored offer. 

More specific training needs?

Have a look at our tailor-made offering, tailored specifically to your needs and/or within your own ERP/BI or check out our open enrollment training courses.

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