Short Courses


Our short courses are offered under the Centre for Lifelong Learning. These short courses normally take two to three months and can also be offered as tailor-made programmes.

The target group for our short courses includes: Youth and youth workers, Local Councilors, Chiefs, religious leaders, opinion leaders, cultural and camp leaders, community development officers, social workers, NGO/CBO workers, Senior and Middle Level Administrators/ Managers in Public, and Private institutions including Heads of Departments, Project Managers and other staff; business community, school Head teachers , School Management Committees/Parents Teachers’ Association members , Extension workers/ civil servants, People With Disabilities, women leaders, Training and Personnel Managers, Human Resource Officers in charge of the training function in public, private and NGO sectors, Financial Managers and Controllers and any other interested persons.

Our short courses include but are not limited to:

1. Administration Law
2. Advocacy and Lobbying
3. Agri-business Management Skills
4. Budgeting and Expenditure Management
5. Computer Applications for Skills Development
6. Conflict Resolution Strategies and Skills
7. Entrepreneurship Skills
8. Financial Management and Resource Mobilization Skills
9. Gender and Development
10. General Administration and Management Skills
11. Guidance and Counseling
12. HIV/AIDS Mainstreaming
13. Human Resource Development and Administration
14. Institutional and Organizational Management
15. Land Law and Development
16. Marketing Skills
17. Planning and Management of Income Generating Projects.
18. Principles and Practices in Youth in Development Work.
19. Project and Programme Management
20. Project Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation
21. Public Policy Planning and Management
22. Public Relations and Customer Care
23. Public Sector Financial Management and Reporting
24. Public Sector Planning and Management
25. Research Skills for Research Assistants.
26. Resource Mobilization and Proposal Writing
27. Small and Medium Enterprise Business Management
28. Training-of-Trainers

For more information on our short courses please contact
Centre for Lifelong Learning
CCE Building Room 13, 15 & 20
Tel: +256 772 411 304 +256 774 160 274 +256 782 379 891