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Non-Governmental Organizations (NGO) Management Course

By: Upskill Development Institute

Kenya

23 May - 03 Jun, 2022  12 days

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USD 2,000

Venue: Upskill Development Training Center

Other Dates

Venue Date Fee  
Upskill Development Training Center, Kenya 27 Jun - 08 Jul, 2022 USD2000
Upskill Development Training Center, Kenya 25 Jul - 05 Aug, 2022 USD2000
Upskill Development Training Center, Kenya 29 Aug - 09 Sep, 2022 USD2000
Upskill Development Training Center, Kenya 26 Sep - 07 Oct, 2022 USD2000
Upskill Development Training Center, Kenya 24 Oct - 04 Nov, 2022 USD2000
Upskill Development Training Center, Kenya 28 Nov - 09 Dec, 2022 USD2000
Upskill Development Training Center, Kenya 05 - 16 Dec, 2022 USD2000

This course is aimed primarily at NGO staff with management responsibilities, and for individuals who wish to develop their knowledge and skills in preparation for moving into such positions. This programme provides a critical overview of the major issues involved in NGO management, with an emphasis on organizations working in development and poverty-reduction in the based region.

Duration

10 Days

Who Should Attend?

  • Project and programme managers
  • Team leaders
  • Newcomers to the non-profit sector
  • Consultants who carry out assignments for NGOs.

Course Objective:

  • Outline the distinctive characteristics of NGOs
  • Provide an overview of the issues facing NGOs as development organizations
  • Principal types and instruments in international development cooperation
  • Understand the role and challenges of NGOs vis-a-vis the development concerns of the community
  • Special challenges of NGO management
  • Provide a range of tools, techniques and skills for the effective management of organisational learning, strategy and change within NGOs.
  • Familiarization with results-based management
  • Project management
  • Process of internal assessments and about the use of and main criteria for external evaluations
  • Selecting marketing tools for fundraising
  • Criteria of donor agencies in supporting a project
  • Structure and prepare a grant proposal
  • Principles of good communication and negotiations
  • Developing and lead a team plus resolve conflicts skills
  • Criteria for successful human resource management

Course content

Module 1: Understanding NGOs

  • Stages of an NGO
  • Factors necessary to build an NGO of good quality
  • Need Assessment
  • SWOT analysis
  • Getting a legal status

Module 2: vision, principles, mission, strategies

  • NGO leadership and governance
  • NGO mission and strategy
  • Decide on good strategies and goals
  • Vision built on principles
  • Gender policy
  • NGO structure and systems

Module 3: Building sustainability institutional

  • Workshop technique
  • Sustainability in projects
  • Sustainability and training people
  • Building sustainability through strong networks
  • Challenges to building a network

Module 4: Managing People

  • Building good structures
  • Formal NGO
  • Specialization among the staff
  • Building and sustaining the principles
  • Africa and western model of organizations
  • NGO structure
  • Improving the staff functioning
  • Supervision/ support of the workers
  • Building and sustaining an effective board
  • Good group functioning
  • Institutional sustainability

Module 5: Marketing

  • Non-profit brand development
  • Fundraising
  • Planning the funding needs of the NGO
  • Social media marketing
  • Agencies with funds

Module 6: Mobilizing and managing financial resources

  • Approach to making budgets
  • Role of budgeting
  • Managing the money
  • Managing scarce resources
  • Financial control
  • Important financial management
  • Financial accounting versus management accounting
  • Accounting rules

Module 7 The project cycle

  • Monitoring and evaluating NGO performance and -Identifying the real problems and needs
  • Planning
  • Implementation
  • Monitoring and evaluation
  • Criteria used in evaluation
  • Monitoring and evaluation tools
  • Performance indicators
  • Logical framework approach
  • Theory based evaluation
  • Formal surveys
  • Rapid appraisal methods
  • Participatory methods
  • Impact evaluation
  • Four models of impact evaluation

Training Approach

This course will be delivered by our skilled trainers who have vast knowledge and experience as expert professionals in the fields. The course is taught in English and through a mix of theory, practical activities, group discussion and case studies. Course manuals and additional training materials will be provided to the participants upon completion of the training.

Training Venue 

The training will be held at our Upskill Training Centre. We also offer training for a group (at a discount of 10% to 50%) at requested location all over the world. The course fee covers the course tuition, training materials, two break refreshments, and buffet lunch.

Visa application, travel expenses, airport transfers, dinners, accommodation, insurance, and other personal expenses are catered by the participant

Certification

Participants will be issued with Upskill certificate upon completion of this course.

Upskill Development Training Center May 23 - 03 Jun, 2022
Upskill Development Training Center, Kenya 27 Jun - 08 Jul, 2022
Upskill Development Training Center, Kenya 25 Jul - 05 Aug, 2022
Upskill Development Training Center, Kenya 29 Aug - 09 Sep, 2022
Upskill Development Training Center, Kenya 26 Sep - 07 Oct, 2022
Upskill Development Training Center, Kenya 24 Oct - 04 Nov, 2022
Upskill Development Training Center, Kenya 28 Nov - 09 Dec, 2022
Upskill Development Training Center, Kenya 05 - 16 Dec, 2022

Registration: 09:00:am - 04:00:am

USD 2,000.00
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We offer a discount of 10% to 50% for a group of more than two participants
Upskill Development Institute