ACPM 115: Micro-Enterprise Management Course
Africa Center for Project Management is pleased to announce a Certificate Course in Micro-Enterprise Management Online and Distance Learning Course, which starts 1st of every month

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

Course Organizers:

Africa Center for Project Management was established in 2004 in Amsterdam with the Africa regional offices in Nairobi.The organization was corporate organizations in Africa and Asia by offering Online certificates and In-House trainings. The organization has over ten years experience working with development partners in capacity building in. We have trained over 5000 development and Business Professionals in various thematic areas.

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: 12 Weeks - 5 to 6 hours per week
DATES: (Three Months) Course Starts 1st of Every Month.
ORGANIZERS: Africa Center for Project Management
LANGUAGE: English only
FORMAT: Web-based and Distance Learning facilitated