Webinar | Reading management accounts to safeguard your co-op

Join Andrew Woodcock from Co-op Culture and Acorn Co-op Support for this FREE online webinar on Wednesday 21 October from 11am-12pm.

About the webinar

Join co-op and finance expert, Andy Woodcock, to go through a set of management accounts from a non-finance perspective. Learn the importance of cash flow statements and projections to safeguard your co-op's financial future.


  • The webinar takes place on Zoom for 1 hour.
  • A presentation will be given, followed by a Q&A session.

How much does it cost?

The webinar is free of charge for members of Co-operatives UK and non-members. 
Co-operatives UK members receive 30% off all paid events – plus LOTS more benefits. Learn about Co-operatives UK membership.

What you will learn

This webinar is for you if your co-op has ever had to ask: 

  • How should we manage a dramatic downturn in revenue (or substantial growth)?
  • When are we likely to need a loan and how much should we ask for?
  • How much should we invest in our business and when is the right time?

Get answers to these questions and more! Learn how your management accounts can inform decision-making more effectively.

Who should attend

Anyone who's interested in furthering their co-operative. It's especially good for:

  • Accountants / Accounts assistants
  • Members of boards of trustees / Management teams
  • Anyone interested in making relevant financial decisions in a co-operative.

About the host

Andrew Woodcock is from Co-op Culture and Acorn Co-op Support. Andy is an experienced trainer with excellent communication skills. They have great knowledge of participatory techniques and has lived and worked in co-ops for the last 20 years.
Andy co-manages a £750,000 co-op loan fund, as well as a co-operative investment fund of almost £1million. They have helped various co-ops raise over £5m of capital as well as being treasurer to many co-ops. Andy also prepares co-ops accounts. 
Andy co-produced the Introduction to Financial Literacy workshop which has now trained over 500 people in better understanding their co-op's accounts.

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Event details
Date and time
Wednesday, 21 October 2020 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Online via Zoom
United Kingdom
More information
Contact Leoni Merrifield
0161 214 1764
Updated: 01/10/2020