2021 WACSI Virtual training Courses for CSOs and Development Practitioners in West Africa

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2021 WACSI Virtual training Courses for CSOs and Development Practitioners in West Africa

June 21 @ 8:00 am - July 29 @ 5:00 pm

$200

2021 WACSI Virtual training Courses for CSOs and Development Practitioners in West Africa

Date: June 21 – July 2

Time: 8: 00AM – 5:00 PM

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The West Africa Civil Society Institute (WACSI) invites you to apply for its 2021 WACSI Virtual training Courses including (1) Governance and Leadership, (2) Project Management, (3) Financial Management and (4) Communicating Impact.

Training Module Content

  • Governance and Leadership: This training will help participating organisations to strengthen
    their governance structures, leadership and management abilities for enhanced performance and
    sustainability. Participants would be taken through critical elements like governance, leadership,
    board governance, strategic planning, internal conflict management, human resource development,
    among others.
  • Project Management: Participants will be taken through the project management essentials and
    the different stages of the Project Management cycle namely Project Initiation, Planning, Execution,
    Monitoring & Evaluation, Closing and Sustainability. The training would also cover how to effectively
    plan a project, the essence of leadership, communication and collaboration in project development
    and execution. Participants will further be introduced to a range of cloud-based project management
    tools and apps including Microsoft Teams, Google Suite, Zoom and how these tools can enhance
    project management. Project documentation, reporting, common threats to project success and some
    essential soft skills for project managers would be covered as well.
  • Financial Management: The module will improve the ability of the participating organisations to
    enhance their organisational effectiveness and to enhance the knowledge and skills of their staff in
    financial reporting. Using prime examples and templates, participants will be taken through principles
    of financial management in NGOs, resource planning and budget management and grants reporting.
    The training would also cover how to approve budgeting, how to fulfil donor reporting
    requirements, curating, and generating data and evidence for financial reporting and auditing.
  • Communicating Impact: This module will focus on how to amplify impact and the different
    mediums through which impact can be communicated. The training will enable organisations to better
    identify, capture, communicate and amplify the impact and results they are making for greater
    visibility and reach. It will also explore the nexus between results-based communication and
    communicating impact.

Benefits of the training:

  • It will help organisations to strengthening the skills of their staff and governing
    agencies to play their role more efficiently.
  • The governance and leadership module will enhance the understanding and application of good
    governance principles, structures and systems.
  • The project management module will give participants the basic knowledge and skills required to
    successfully manage simple and complex project. Participants will be taken through the project
    management circle as well as necessary tools to carry out project.
  • The financial and grant management module will enhance the knowledge and skills of participants in
    project finance management and financial reporting.
  • The communicating impact module will enable organisations to better identify, capture and
    communicate the impact of their various interventions.

 

Contribution Fee: Two options are available for the course. Organisations can subscribe for full package (of all 4 training modules) at USD $ 200 or half package (maximum 2 training modulesat USD $ 100. 

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Details

Start:
June 21 @ 8:00 am
End:
July 29 @ 5:00 pm
Cost:
$200
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Website:
https://pay.wacsi.org/online-courses.php

Venue

Virtual