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21 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 10 May 2015 Training date: 11 May 2015 to 16 May 2015 Georgia Institute of Technology

The Health & Humanitarian Supply Chain Management program is designed for practitioners in private industry,non-governmental organizations (NGOs), government, and military, who are active participants or interested in health and humanitarian operations (including disaster relief, long term development).

21 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 09 Mar 2015 Training date: 10 Mar 2015 InsideNGO

Learn how to recover full costs, especially overhead, when managing a diverse portfolio of funders, some that cap overhead and others that don't. This one-day workshop will explore the fundamentals of overhead, methods for full cost recovery, funder-by-funder review, and a hands-on practice for applying the methods.

Participants will walk away with a working knowledge of the 10 methods for overhead cost recovery and practice applying them in various donor situations.

Course Objectives

21 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 10 Mar 2015 Training date: 11 Mar 2015 InsideNGO

This one-day workshop is a high level exploration of the tradeoffs of going with funders who have overhead caps such as when to change approach, whether to say "no", what does the landscape look like going forward, and how to use InsideNGO survey data.

Participants will walk away with a clear view of the funder landscape, the choices for adapting to it, and a decision-making model for testing whether systems change is worth it.

Course Objectives

21 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 22 Mar 2015 Training date: 23 Mar 2015 to 25 Mar 2015 InsideNGO

International organizations that rely on USAID funding often face challenges in effectively managing their awards. The rules and regulations associated with award management are complex and the practical application of these rules is crucial for compliant project implementation. Organizations need staff members who understand how USAID awards work and can effectively manage USAID rules and regulations to maintain donor compliance.

21 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 25 Mar 2015 Training date: 26 Mar 2015 to 27 Mar 2015 InsideNGO

At the end of this workshop, participants will be able to utilize their knowledge of USAID procurement guidelines, review budgets, and develop procurement plans that address organizational and USAID requirements under grants and cooperative agreements.

21 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 22 Mar 2015 Training date: 23 Mar 2015 to 25 Mar 2015 InsideNGO

Staff of international NGOs are asked to use limited resources to manage projects that aim to address complex social problems under challenging circumstances. Successfully delivering your project on scope, on time, and on budget requires a set of skills that must be learned and then refined through practice.

PMD Pro 1 is a globally-recognized certification for project managers. Regardless of where you are in your career, PMD Pro Certification will demonstrate your expertise and commitment to the profession.

21 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 25 Mar 2015 Training date: 26 Mar 2015 InsideNGO

This course is a high-level donor compliance review, targeted at Chiefs of Party, Country Directors, Regional Representatives and Project Directors who receive funding from the US Government.

What do you need to know to make sure your program keeps its funding, is eligible for future funding, and doesn’t get held up with audit and compliance challenges?

How can you, as project leader, manage a culture of compliance so that your focus can be on programmatic success, rather than on compliance issues?

21 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 26 Mar 2015 Training date: 27 Mar 2015 InsideNGO

Learn how to build an appropriate Cost Proposal and understand best practices on maximizing Cost Proposal negotiations with the US Government. Topics will include the Budget and the Budget Narrative, both essential elements in winning your next US Federal Grant or Cooperative Agreement. This one-day course includes practice with the fundamentals of building a budget, formatting a budget according to the Federal Standard Form 424, and communicating and justifying the Cost Proposal to the USG Donor.

21 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 19 Apr 2015 Training date: 20 Apr 2015 to 22 Apr 2015 InsideNGO

International organizations that rely on USAID funding often face challenges in effectively managing their awards. The rules and regulations associated with award management are complex and the practical application of these rules is crucial for compliant project implementation. Organizations need staff members who understand how USAID awards work and can effectively manage USAID rules and regulations to maintain donor compliance.

21 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 22 Apr 2015 Training date: 23 Apr 2015 to 24 Apr 2015 InsideNGO

At the end of this workshop, participants will be able to utilize their knowledge of USAID procurement guidelines, review budgets, and develop procurement plans that address organizational and USAID requirements under grants and cooperative agreements.

21 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 21 Apr 2015 Training date: 22 Apr 2015 to 23 Apr 2015 InsideNGO

Securing USAID funding is a challenge that many organizations face as the proposal process can become a time-consuming effort. Organizations need staff members who understand how USAID works as an awarding agency, and who can effectively manage the proposal process at the field level while understanding the challenges and processes at the headquarters level (HQ).

21 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 21 Apr 2015 Training date: 22 Apr 2015 to 24 Apr 2015 InsideNGO

Staff of international NGOs are asked to use limited resources to manage projects that aim to address complex social problems under challenging circumstances. Successfully delivering your project on scope, on time, and on budget requires a set of skills that must be learned and then refined through practice.

PMD Pro 1 is a globally-recognized certification for project managers. Regardless of where you are in your career, PMD Pro Certification will demonstrate your expertise and commitment to the profession.

21 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 23 Apr 2015 Training date: 24 Apr 2015 InsideNGO

Learn how to build an appropriate Cost Proposal and understand best practices on maximizing Cost Proposal negotiations with the US Government. Topics will include the Budget and the Budget Narrative, both essential elements in winning your next US Federal Grant or Cooperative Agreement. This one-day course includes practice with the fundamentals of building a budget, formatting a budget according to the Federal Standard Form 424, and communicating and justifying the Cost Proposal to the USG Donor.

21 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 27 Apr 2015 Training date: 28 Apr 2015 to 30 Apr 2015 InsideNGO

What is an allowable cost? What procedures do I need to follow when purchasing equipment with USAID money? How much can I revise my budget without having to go to USAID for approval? How long should I retain records? What are the most common audit findings and how can I avoid being written up by my auditors?

21 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 04 May 2015 Training date: 05 May 2015 to 07 May 2015 InsideNGO

International organizations that rely on USAID funding often face challenges in effectively managing their awards. The rules and regulations associated with award management are complex and the practical application of these rules is crucial for compliant project implementation. Organizations need staff members who understand how USAID awards work and can effectively manage USAID rules and regulations to maintain donor compliance.

21 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 15 Mar 2015 Training date: 16 Mar 2015 to 18 Mar 2015 InsideNGO

This workshop will focus on developing a deeper understanding of two main uses of capacity assessments in development projects, determining partner readiness to receive an award, and developing a long-term capacity strengthening plan. By the end, participants will be able to select (or develop) the best tool for their own use and understand the process of capacity assessment, from partner engagement and data collection to results analysis and planning.

21 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 22 Mar 2015 Training date: 23 Mar 2015 to 25 Mar 2015 InsideNGO

Staff of international NGOs are asked to use limited resources to manage projects that aim to address complex social problems under challenging circumstances. Successfully delivering your project on scope, on time, and on budget requires a set of skills that must be learned and then refined through practice.

PMD Pro 1 is a globally-recognized certification for project managers. Regardless of where you are in your career, PMD Pro Certification will demonstrate your expertise and commitment to the profession.

21 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 25 Mar 2015 Training date: 26 Mar 2015 to 27 Mar 2015 InsideNGO

Being an effective manager means having the right mix of technical, leadership and management skills to bring a project in on time, on scope and on budget. Regardless of where you are in your career, PMD Pro Certification will demonstrate your expertise and commitment to the profession.

Designed to be a follow up course to InsideNGO’s PMD Pro 1 workshop, this course emphasizes the six disciplines of project management that weave through the entire life cycle of a project.

21 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 26 Apr 2015 Training date: 27 Apr 2015 to 29 Apr 2015 InsideNGO

Staff of international NGOs are asked to use limited resources to manage projects that aim to address complex social problems under challenging circumstances. Successfully delivering your project on scope, on time, and on budget requires a set of skills that must be learned and then refined through practice.

PMD Pro 1 is a globally-recognized certification for project managers. Regardless of where you are in your career, PMD Pro Certification will demonstrate your expertise and commitment to the profession.

21 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 08 Mar 2015 Training date: 09 Mar 2015 InsideNGO

This workshop is an exploration of the skills needed to be a strong leader and manager. Following this highly participatory workshop, participants will return to work with concrete strategies to become more effective in their organizations and careers through the application of new communication approaches and strengthened skills in people and self-management.
Participants will: