Fundamentals Of Microfinance Banking Course

  • Start Date

    05 Apr, 2022

  • End Date

    08 Apr, 2022

  • Price


  • WiFi

    Free wifi

Event Details

  • To achieve an understanding of key issues of microfinance
  • To obtain knowledge about the importance of designing the appropriate methodology and other suitable products
  • To determine minimum requirements (benchmarks) for microfinance practitioners
  • To provide basic knowledge about sustainability issues and performance 



  • Understand and define the key concepts of microfinance and methodologies
  • Analyze a microfinance institution according to basic performance indicators in view of outreach and sustainability
  • Define benchmarks for microfinance institutions
  • Why and how of microfinance
  • The concept of microfinance
  • Target groups
  • Lending methodology and loan processes
  • Savings services and linkages
  • Financial intermediations
  • Performance indicators
  • Sustainability issues
  • Effective planning within the organization
  • Annual operating plans and budget
  • Developing strategic plans
  • Controlling operating costs
  • Understanding the operational challenges framework for Microfinance Banks
  • Learn about tips/tools for operating a Microfinance Bank
  • Prepare a draft structure for a Microfinance Bank
  • Environment challenges
  • Adoption of methodology
  • Organizational structure/government
  • Human resources management
  • Efficiency and viability aspects



The training methodology combines lectures, discussions, group exercises and illustrations. Participants will gain both theoretical and practical knowledge of the topics. The emphasis is on the practical application of the topics and as a result participant will go back to the workplace with both the ability and the confidence to apply the techniques learned to their duties.



1ST BATCH                        5th – 8th April, 2022

2ND BATCH                       9th – 12th Aug, 2022

3RD BATCH                       29th Nov – 2nd Dec, 2022

Other Dates

Start Date End Date
05 Apr, 2022 08 Apr, 2022
Start Date End Date
09 Aug, 2022 12 Aug, 2022
Start Date End Date
29 Nov, 2022 02 Dec, 2022
  • Venue

    Alpha Partners Professional Training Conference Centre. 200, Muritala Mohammed Way (3rd Floor), Yaba Lagos.

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