Discounts On Financial Training From The Charity Finance Group

AIM members can now get discounts on a range of training courses from the Charity Finance Group to help your staff and volunteers boost their skills.

Courses now cost £95 for a full day and £45 for a half day – saving you £40 and £30 respectively.

To reserve your place, please email your name and chosen course stating that you are an AIM member to

If you need support to cover course costs and travelling, we have reopened our AIM Training Grants where you can apply for a grant of up to £300. Find out more here.

AIM members can also apply for FREE membership of the Charity Finance Group so, if you are puzzled by Gift Aid, confused by tax or perplexed by pensions, make sure your museum takes advantage of this new membership benefit! Sign up in seconds at:

FREE membership of the Charity Finance Group


The latest CFG courses are:

Finance for Fundraisers – London

12 November (full day)

This course will enable fundraisers to feel more confident when reading accounts and reporting financial elements which are critical to their roles. Attendees will leave with an understanding of the key principles of charity financial reporting, how to analyse and use charity accounts, important financial budgeting considerations for fundraising programmes and knowledge of tax and VAT areas that will impact them. More information:

Finance for Fundraisers – London


Introduction to VAT – London

20 November 2018 (half day)

Baffled by VAT? Don’t be – this half-day course (with lunch) will give you the insight and knowledge you need to minimise irrecoverable VAT and how to budget for what can’t be recovered. This course is ideal for anyone working in charity finance who needs a better understanding of how VAT works for charities. More information:

Introduction to VAT – London


Finance for Non-Finance Managers – London

4 December (London ) and 6 December (Bristol) both full day

This course will explain charity finances to those from a non-financial background. By the end of the day participants will have more understanding and greater confidence when working with budgets and accounts. This full day training will be a mix of theory and practical exercises to ensure you gain a full understanding of the topics covered. More information:

Finance for Non-Finance Managers  London and Bristol






FREE membership of the Charity Finance Group for AIM members
FREE membership of the Charity Finance Group for AIM members

AIM members can now receive free membership of the Charity Finance Group. Signing up takes seconds and you can add any Trustees, staff and volunteers to your membership at no cost!

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