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Course Name: Sound Financial Management in Development Projects Context

Special offer for group registration:
Price per participant
# Nigeria Kenya Rwanda South Africa
2-5 $ 570 $ 580 $ 585 $ 590
6 -10 $ 500 $ 510 $ 515 $ 520
11-50 $ 450 $ 460 $ 465 $ 470
> 50 $ 400 $ 410 $ 415 $ 420
To register as a group, contact us through: E: or give us a call on T: +254707053111
Course Date Duration Location Fee: Registrations
Date: 26/04/2021 - 30/04/2021 5 Days Abuja, Nigeria $ 850 Click to register
Date: 21/06/2021 - 25/06/2021 5 Days Nairobi, Kenya $ 850 Click to register
Date: 23/08/2021 - 27/08/2021 5 Days Abuja, Nigeria $ 850 Click to register
Date: 25/10/2021 - 29/10/2021 5 Days Nairobi, Kenya $ 850 Click to register
Date: 27/12/2021 - 31/12/2021 5 Days Abuja, Nigeria $ 850 Click to register


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+234 (0) 9039055940
+254 707 053 111


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Course Description

Sound financial management is critical to the success of all development projects. This course defines the components of effective financial management within the context of the development project life cycle. It examines the financial tools and techniques available for the efficient implementation of projects and for assessing the effectiveness of project financial management systems. It covers: budgeting; accounting standards; procurement and contract management; performance measurement; financial management staffing; audit and internal controls. This course will explore the processes needed to implement appropriate project risk mitigation strategies and set up monitoring of performance indicators and reporting for effective decision making. Participants will assess their own financial management systems and develop action plans for improvement of these systems.




Learning outcomes

By the end of this course the participants will be able to:

   Adopt appropriate financial tools and techniques for managing projects

   Understand the dynamics and principles involved in the use of donor systems

   Assess existing project financial management systems and effect needed improvements

   Understand how to appraise and choose between various prospective project investment opportunities using discounted cash-flow analysis

   Formulate project plans and budgets and understand their impact on project profitability and cash-flows

   Align project procurement and contracting processes with international best practice

   Use integrated financial management information systems to enhance project efficiency and effectiveness

   Evaluate project implementation risks and minimize them by establishing appropriate internal controls


Who should enroll?

This training course is recommended for accountants and finance managers in projects. It is also ideal for managers, program/project coordinators and other project staff whose roles involve management of finances for their organization.


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Why train with us

Vital Extra Learning guarantees our clients:

    State-of-the-art facilities and training infrastructure

    Extended tradition of hand-holding during post engagement

    Service delivery through highly seasoned industry experts.

    Value for money



This training can be customized for your institution or delivered at your preferred location upon request. For training customization, contact us through
Email: info@
+234 (0) 8038 066705,
+234 (0) 9039055940
+254 707 053 111


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