CIMA P1 Performance Operations

Provided by Blue Mountain Training Solutions

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About the course

This CIMA online learning course has been developed, written, reviewed and endorsed by CIMA to guarantee quality and content that will help you pass your exams.

It is the only complete online CIMA-approved course available and covers the full Performance Operations syllabus, organised by learning outcome. 



It includes: 

Take a test questions throughout the module enable you to check your understanding and give you instant feedback - explaining which is the correct answer and why.
Jargon busters clarify technical concepts. Interactive case studies allow you to simulate real-life business problems and work out solutions. 
Reading assignments illustrate key theories and practice. Animations and simulation exercises help you to apply what you've learned.
Scored end-of-unit multiple choice questions to test what you have learned and help you prepare for the exam.
CIMA Online Learning courses put you in control of your learning, not only in terms of flexible study times and places where you can study, but in its interactive learning environment and quality of course material.

Course Syllabus:

  • Marginal Costing Vs. Absorption Costing
  • Activity based Costing
  • Standard Costing
  • Standard Costing Reports
  • Planning and Operational Variances
  • Performance Evaluation
  • Production Management Techniques
  • Environmental Costing
  • Preparing Budgets
  • Forecasting Techniques
  • Budgeting Methods
  • The Decision-making Process
  • The Time Value of Money and NPV
  • Basic Methods of Investment Appraisal
  • Mutually Exclusive Projects and Capital Rationing
  • Dealing with Risk and Uncertainty in Decision Making
  • Sensitivity in Investment Appraisal
  • Advanced NPV-The Effect of Tax and Inflation
  • Interpreting Working Capital Ratios
  • Working Capital: Receivables and Payables
  • Working Capital: Inventory
  • Forecasting Cash Flows
  • Managing Cash

Course Study Format
This course is delivered through ONLINE method. The course is available for you to complete at your convenience over a 12 month period.

Course Setup
All the content is not available at once. In order to make the course more manageable and to ensure you do not run out of time, the course is split into parts.

Study Hours
This is only an approximate figure and is dependant upon how much time you can dedicate to your studies and how well you grasp the learning concepts in the course material. Furthermore, at the end of each lesson there is a question paper that needs to be completed and returned to your tutor.

All exam vouchers supplied with Blue Mountain courses must be used within the duration of your course. Exam Vouchers become invalid once the course has expired.

Upon completion of the course, you can download the completion certificate as well as any other qualifications you have been awarded.

Interactive simulations
Feel like you are actually using the software you are being trained about in the added security of our learning environment.

Skills Assessments
Test yourself and receive a certificate online. Multiple choice or fill in the blanks style questioning helps you remember and learn.


Start date Location / delivery
No fixed date Online

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