CERTIFIED MICROFINANCE PROFESSIONAL (Now Online)

ONLINE COURSE WITH WORKSHOPS
The Centre for Excellence in Financial Inclusion (CEFI) in partnership with Institute of Banking and Business Management (IBBM) designed the Professional Certificate in Microfinance Online Program to fulfill the need of the industry and support the Professional Certificate in Microfinance as a training toolkit and reference material. The course will help staff and interested applicants to be successful in a dynamic environment and acquire new skills and build competence in core areas to meet the diverse needs of different customers. The objective is to leverage new skills in microfinance and technology with skilled human resources.

ENTRY REQUIREMENT
To qualify for the Professional Certificate in Microfinance Online Program, applicants must be a staff of any Microfinance institutions in Papua New Guinea or must have grade 12 credentials and above.

COURSE STRUCTURE: ONLINE WITH WORKSHOPS at IBBM

Duration: 3 to 6 months online with 5 days workshops at IBBM

The Level 1 is designed for frontline staff like officers in Microfinance institutions who wish to build a strong skill set for undertaking credit roles and responsibilities within PNG characterized by an ever growing Microfinance Industry. Fundamentals of Microfinance

  1. Fundamentals of Microfinance
  2. Essential Skills for Microfinance Lending officers
  3. Customer Service in Microfinance
  4. Microfinance Products
  5. Operational Risk Management

The Level 2 is an advanced program and is intended for those who wish to deepen and expand their competence in credit skills and judgement. Microfinance Financial Management

  1. Loan Assessments monitoring and recovery
  2. Management Information System and Reporting
  3. Delinquency Management
  4. Strategic Business Planning

The Level 3 is an advance certificate designed for those who wish to develop an advanced level of technical knowledge and skills in all aspects of ability to apply the skills and judgement in complex business situations particularly at higher management level.

  1. Financial Management
  2. Ratio Analysis
  3. Regulatory Compliance and Reporting
  4. Corporate Governance
  1. Fundamentals of Microfinance
  2. Essential Skills for Microfinance Lending officers
  3. Customer Service in Microfinance
  4. Microfinance Products
  5. Microfinance Financial Management
  1. Loan Assessments monitoring and recovery
  2. Management Information System and Reporting
  3. Delinquency Management
  4. Operational Risk Management
  1. Financial Management
  2. Ratio Analysis
  3. Regulatory Compliance and Reporting
  4. Corporate Governance
  5. Strategic Business Planning