Organizer: Foscore Development Center (www.fdc-k.org)
Introduction This course is comprehensive on grants management and fundraising, spanning the grants lifecycle from pre-award through grant closeout. The course provides the Federal, pass-through, and recipient workforces with the knowledge and skills they need to improve program and public accountability, efficiency, and outcomes for beneficiaries.
Course Objectives Identify and understand the critical terms and conditions of grant aid for donor-funded projects Ensure compliance with donor terms and conditions Understand the donor requirements in relation to supporting documents, correct procurement of goods and services and meeting financial reporting requirements Managing multiple-funded programmes Understand proposal writing, project planning and problem analysis Prepare a donor financial report to match with a project narrative report Describe the phases in the grant management cycle clarify key responsibilities and routines needed for successful grant management Identify the requirements for closing off a donor grant Manage the relationship with donors, head office and implementing partners with greater confidence Appreciate the contribution of the different functions within the organization (program and project staff) and cultivate good work relationship between the teams, finance and programme staff working closely for Successful grant management Develop Grants management planning implementation and reporting tools Develop Proposal writing skills, project Planning and Project problem analysis
Duration 5 days
Course Content Basic concepts in grant management Key challenges in grant management The grant management life cycle Project Planning Project problem analysis Grant Award Contract The flow of donor funds Assessing the terms and conditions in grant agreements Grant agreements, and accounting and procurement systems Complying with donor reporting requirements Cost Share/ Matching costs Procurement Procedures Grant Reporting, Financial Documentation and Reporting Documentation, Internal Controls; Audit, Narrative Reporting, Partnerships & consortia management, Donor Compliance
General Notes All our courses can be Tailor-made to participants needs The participant must be conversant with English Presentations are well guided, practical exercise, web based tutorials and group work. Our facilitators are expert with more than 10years of experience. Upon completion of training the participant will be issued with Foscore development center certificate (FDC-K) Training will be done at Foscore development center (FDC-K) center in Nairobi Kenya. We also offer more than five participants training at requested location within Kenya, more than ten participant within east Africa and more than twenty participant all over the world. Course duration is flexible and the contents can be modified to fit any number of days. The course fee includes facilitation training materials, 2 coffee breaks, buffet lunch and a Certificate of successful completion of Training. Participants will be responsible for their own travel expenses and arrangements, airport transfers, visa application dinners, health/accident insurance and other personal expenses. Accommodation, pickup, freight booking and Visa processing arrangement, are done on request, at discounted prices. One year free Consultation and Coaching provided after the course. Register as a group of more than two and enjoy discount of (10% to 50%) plus free five hour adventure drive to the National game park, in Nairobi. Payment should be done two week before commence of the training, to FOSCORE DEVELOPMENT CENTER account, so as to enable us prepare better for you.