Certificate in Micro-Enterprise Management Course
Africa Institute for Project Management Studies ( AIPMS) is pleased to announce a Certificate Course in Micro-Enterprise Management  from 1st of every month for two months.
Overall Course Description:

This course aims to develop the competencies of the participants in managing micro-enterprises.  This online course provides a highly-interactive professional development experience and capability upgrade in the principles, tools, and techniques for enterprise development initiatives.  It gives participants the understanding and ability to discuss, present, and manage the different concepts and approaches in entrepreneurship, strengthen communities and deal with various stakeholders in the process.
Course Objectives:
The general objectives of the training are for students to have acquired the knowledge and skills on:

  • The role of micro-enterprise in socio-economic development
  • Micro-enterprise planning and assessment
  • Micro-enterprise management
  • Fund utilization and management at group and project level

Course Outline:

  • Concept Building and Role Identification
  • Micro-enterprise Planning and Assessment
  • Micro-enterprise Management
  • Fund Utilization and Management
  • Action Planning and Evaluation

Computing Requirements:

Participants will need to use email, upload and download word docs,
PowerPoint files and PDFs, and post on the discussion board or send assignments by email.   If you do not have internet speed sufficient to download materials, an offline DVD or hard copies course may be the right alternative for you. Materials Provided: Online delivery of curriculum materials, exercises and templates.


After they have read the material for each unit, students are expected to test their own Learning by completing some relevant exercises and tasks.

In order to demonstrate their understanding of the course content, students will be required to submit three assignments.

DURATION AND COURSE LOAD: 8 Weeks - 5 to 6 hours per week
DATES: (Two Months) Course Starts on 1st August of every month.
ORGANIZERS: Africa Institute for Project Management Studies ( AIPMS)
LANGUAGE: English only
FORMAT: Web-based and Distance Learning facilitated
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