Training of Trainers Course
Training of Trainers Course
in the preparation of business plans using
the methodology of:
Competency Based Economies, Formation of Enterprises (CEFE)
The Small Enterprise Center (SEC) Association is a Palestinian non-profit organization that was founded in 2002. In 2008, SEC was officially registered as an independent non-profit organization governed by the Palestinian Law of Charitable Associations and Community Organizations No.1 for the year 2000. SEC is a leading national organization serving Palestinian Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises (MSME) and social enterprises (including cooperatives) over Palestine
Brief Course Description
The Small Enterprise Center Association (SEC) is planning to conduct a Training of Trainers (ToT) Course in the preparation of business plans based on CEFE methodology.
Aim of the Course
The Training Course enhances the participants’ competencies in business plans development, improves their skills in marketing, management and financial topics, supports them in shaping their business ideas, and shows the importance of preparing business plans before starting businesses.
Introduction to CEFE
CEFE stands for Competency based Economies, Formation of Enterprises. It is a comprehensive training concept and methodology to strengthen entrepreneurs and key business competencies needed for a successful start and career as entrepreneurs, employees, and managers in an enterprise-friendly society. CEFE was developed and promoted by the GIZ (formerly GTZ). More information about the worldwide CEFE Association is available at www.cefe.net.
CEFE ToT Course is anchored on an action learning methodology where participants perform several interactive simulations that provide the opportunity to sit on both sides of the table, as participants and as trainers. Carefully constructed exercises face-to-face training, peer learning and field coaching. The course will bring the CEFE methodology to life, the pace of these exercises is fast, the atmosphere realistic, and the results highly rewarding.
CEFE Training Course Content
The training course content covers: business development, business coaching skills, trainers’ preparation, exercises in: business idea generation & selection, market and marketing skills, production and organization plan and financial plan
Who Should Attend?
This training is targeting interested project staff, freelancers, and higher education teachers working in: private sector, private sector institutions, local and international NGOs, financial institutions, consulting companies.
Pre- conditions for joining the training
Applicants should meet the following requirements:
- Certificate in Business Administration, Marketing, Ac-counting, Finance, Economics, Agricultural Engineering (or experience in the field of agriculture) or any relevant field.
- Good level in English Language.
- Willingness to pay the nominal training fees (USD 1,280)
- Only who pass the selection interview will join the ToTs Course.
- Ability to attend the ToT in Turkey for 8 days (A valid passport is requested)
Training Venue (Country)
Four stars hotel, double room.
64 training hours
8 days, 8 training hours plus individual preparation.
Expected Training Period
The training will be held in the second half of April 2019; se-lected participants will be informed of the exact date.
20 to 26 participants
Training Course Language
English, and Arabic
A certificate will be handed out at the end of the ToT to partic-ipants, signed by the Senior International CEFE Coach, Mr. Ahmed Abubaker.
Fees per each participant (USD 1280). The fees include training fees, training materials, hotel accommodation- Double room, tickets fro Amman to Izmir vice versa, Breakfast, two coffee breaks, and lunch. Training fees does not include transporta-tion to Amman vice versa and visa fees.
Interested and qualified people are highly encouraged to apply for this training by sending their CV and Interest latter under the subject “participation in ToT Course“ to this email:
- SEC encourages both genders to apply
- SEC encourages interested people from all West Bank cities and Jerusalem to apply, and Arab Countries.
- Application deadline is on April 2, 2019. Late applications will not be considered.
- Only selected candidates will be contacted for an interview in Ramallah office
- Selected participants will pay USD 500 as a down payment (non-refundable) when they register, then the rest money USD 780 will be paid before one week of the training.
For any inquiries, please feel free to contact us:
Small Enterprise Center association - Palestine
Ramallah office: Tel.: 02 -242 3326