Overall Course Objective

This course is designed to give an overview of the credit products provided by Microfinance institutions, the lending process, and policy guidelines to the lending process formulated. The training will also examine the different risks that are associated with the credit products and services and how to mitigate these risks.

Who Should Attend?

Operation Managers, Risk Managers, Credit Analysts, Supervisors, Senior Managers, Branch Managers, Investment Analysts and Credit Officers

Key Topics

  • Introduction to Micro Lending.
  • Credit Products offered by MFIs
  • Credit Policy Guidelines for MFIs
  • Marketing and Mobilisation of Credit Business.
  • The Loan Appraisal process
  • Loan Documentation and Filling
  • Loan Portfolio Management.
  • Delinquency Management.
  • Credit Risk Assessment
  • Credit Risk management
  • Cash Management.
  • Ethics and Professionalism.

Course Dates: 

 2nd – 4th March 2015                       Kampala

8th – 10th July 2015                         Mbale

12th – 14th August 2015                   Fort Portal

6th – 8th October 2015                    Masaka

Duration:                   3 Full Days

Venue:                        Kampala

Course fees:              Shs.200, 000 per participant ($150 for Non-Ugandans).