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      August 5, 2020

      Wednesday   8:00 AM - 4:30 PM (on various days)

      Muthithi Road
      Nairobi, Nairobi Municipality

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      Training on Grants Management

      About the course

      Most of the development projects are financed through grants from donors. It is the responsibility of the project management team to ensure that the limited resources are used optimally and efficiently to achieve maximum impact. This course is designed to equip the participants with best practices and essentials skills in effective grants management.
      Target Participants

      This training is designed for grants management officers/managers, financial managers and the project managers of donor funded projects.
      Course duration

      5 Days
      What you will learn

      By the end of this training the participants will learn to:

      Handle pre-award activities that will set your program on the right track
      Oversee post-award start-up, operation, and closeout duties
      Ensure compliance with funder requirements
      Address the critical aspects of managing grant finances
      Effectively report grants management progress to stakeholders

      Course Outline

      Introduction to Grants Management

      What is grants management?
      Grants management and project development
      Key grants-related terminologies

      Overview of Project Award Types

      Cooperative Agreements

      Types of Grants


      Grants Lifecycle

      Pre-Award activities
      Proposal Submission
      Award of Grant
      Post-Award activities
      Monitoring and Evaluation
      Close out

      Elements of Grants Application

      Grants Preparation and Planning
      Developing Goals, and Objectives
      Finalizing and Submitting Grants Application

      Grants Budgeting

      Introduction to Grants Budgeting
      Grants Budget Elements
      Budget Development
      Budget Management

      Accounting Essentials for Grant

      Accounting multiple grants/ awards
      Tracking of matching funds
      Accounting for in-kind contributions
      Developing account code structure


      Financial and procurement rules
      Contractual agreement
      Donor compliance
      Legislative compliance
      Accounting Standards and Practices
      Community and cultural Compliance

      Contract Management

      Contract assessment
      Contract negotiation
      Contract management

      Internal Control in Grants Management

      Control environment
      Risk assessment
      Control activities
      Information and communication
      Monitoring activities

      Grants Reporting


      Training Approach

      This course is delivered by our seasoned trainers who have vast experience as expert professionals in the respective fields of practice. The course is taught through a mix of practical activities, theory, group works and case studies.

      Training manuals and additional reference materials are provided to the participants.

      Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be issued with a certificate.
      Tailor-Made Course

      We can also do this as tailor-made course to meet organization-wide needs. Contact us to find out more:

      Cost: Kenyan Cost (KES) 80,000 Non Kenyan Cost ($) 950

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