Agricultural Leadership Development Course

Training Course on Agricultural Leadership Development


The Agricultural Leadership Development Programme provides you with an exclusive training opportunity to develop your managerial, analytical and creative decision-making competencies in the agricultural sector by honing team-building, negotiation, presentation, communication and leadership skills at a strategic management level. The programme specifically focuses on strategic thinking and leadership development in a rapidly changing and competitive agri-business environment. During the programme, you will not only gain a better understanding of current agricultural issues and challenges farmers face, but also how they impact on establishing a stronger and more sustainable agricultural sector.


10 days

Who should attend?

  • Managers & Supervisors in Agriculture Sectors
  • Individuals who are interested in Agri-Business
  • Entrepreneurs & Business Owners
  • Agri-Business professionals who wish to enhance their skills and competencies
  • Any professional who has to or is willing to work with Agri-Business.


The purpose of this programme is to:

  • develop leadership skills in and for organised agriculture
  • develop the ability to optimise diversity and group dynamics
  • provide guidance for the development of a common
  • understanding of the unique challenges and dynamics of
  • South African agriculture.
  • facilitate the crafting of a common vision with which
  • opportunities can be pursued and challenges overcome, and
  • focus on both local and international agricultural issues

Course content

  • Agri-marketing
  • Corporate governance
  • Environmental analysis
  • Financial management
  • Fresh produce marketing focus:
  • overview on consumer trends, international market trends, local market trends, and developments regarding trading in Africa, and
  • special presentation by leading fresh produce exporter and a leading local retailer.

• Labour relations and human resources

• Leadership

• Negotiation skills

• Personal development

• Presentation and communication skills

• Project management

• Risk management

• Strategy

• Supply chain management

• Team building


The instructor led trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach and comprises of presentations, guided sessions of practical exercise, web-based tutorials and group work. Our facilitators are seasoned industry experts with years of experience, working as professional and trainers in these fields.

COURSE Training Center: Datastat Training Center, Nairobi, Kenya

Start Date: 10/14/2019

End Date: 10/18/2019

Fee: Ksh 80000, $900



EMAIL: [email protected]

TELEPHONE : +254724527104