About Us:

Africa Centre for Project Knowledge & Techniques (ACPKT) is a Training Centre, Knowledge Hub and Techniques Resource Portal in Project Management, Monitoring & Evaluation and Proposal Writing for individuals and organization in development and humanitarian sectors in pursuit for excellence and success in all kinds of projects endeavors. The Training Institute runs training programmes in Kenya, South Sudan, Somalia, Ethiopia, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi, Congo, Nigeria, Gambia, Sierra Leone and trains over 6000 development and humanitarian professionals in the last 15 years.

We have in the past trained training participants from Doctors with Africa CUAMM, European Union National Authorizing Office (NAO) Support Unit (SU), Ministry of Finance, Planning & Economic Development - Uganda, Compassion International, French Embassy Kenya for Humanitarian Projects, Arche Nova International, Biovision Africa Trust, CARE International, Forum Syd, HIVOS, LAGA Cameroon, MEDAIR, Action Aid, Norwegian People’s Aid, Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation, UNICEF, UNDP, Population Services International, World Health Organization, Ministry of Health - Kenya, Ministry of Internal Security - Kenya, Federation of Women Lawyers-FIDA, AMREF, World Vision, Danish Refugee Council, Pact World, National Council for Population and Development, PATH, Techno serve, One Love One World Ends Aids, National Aids Control Council, Center for British Teachers, JRS, Christian Mission Aid, Red Cross, Mercy Corps International, ADRA among many others.

About the Course:

The Financial Management and Budgeting For Donor Projects Course is a comprehensive course that equips development and humanitarian staff working in organizational financial management to learn the key principles of sound financial management, managing financial resources more effectively and integrating good financial management systems for sound financial management. The course will enable the understanding of the key concepts of financial management as an essential skill. The course will also enable training participants to learn how to set up strong finance systems and procedures, create project budgets, keep basic accounts and prepare and read financial reports. This course will also allow training participants to gain knowledge, skills and techniques to apply best practices in financial management and budgeting in their organizations.

Training Objectives:

  • To build and use effective budgets, such as project and donor budgets and cash flow forecasts.
  • To describe the key processes and methods used to keep accounting records.
  • To enable the use of financial reports to monitor donor projects’ performance and identify actions to keep donor projects’ finances on track
  • To assess the strengths and weaknesses of organization’s financial management system
  • To explain how internal controls protect organizational assets and minimize the risk and impact of fraud and errors.

Training Methodology:

The training methodology will be a combination of lectures, didactic exercise, videos, role plays, group discussions and question and answer approaches.

Who Should Participate?

Finance Officers, Finance Managers, Resource Mobilization Officers, Fundraising Officers, Fundraising Managers, Program Managers, Grant Officers, Grant Managers, Program Officers, Project Officers, Project Managers and other professionals who are involved in the Financial Management and Budgeting processes in the organization will benefit from this course.

Training Mode:


Training Duration:

Onsite Training Workshop/ 1 Month Online / 3 Months Online / 6 Months Online

Certificate Level:

Basic Certificate / Advanced Certificate / Diploma Certificate

Training Intake:

Start of New Month

Course Fee:

Course Fee and Course Duration information will be sent to you once you register on the below registration link.


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Contact us via email: [email protected]