Full Cost Recovery: The Strategy and Mechanics

Full Cost Recovery: The Strategy and Mechanics

Purpose

This course covers the strategies and tactics for strengthening your NGO’s indirect cost recovery approach in a dynamic, evolving funding environment. Designed to enhance the ability of NGO staff to effectively manage their programs and maintain donor compliance, this highly participatory course will help you evaluate your methods for calculating indirect costs and determine if you’re maximizing your rates of cost recovery.

Note: Participants completed the course will earn 15.6 CPE credits and receive a certificate of attendance. The course level is Basic.  The delivery method of this program is Group Live and the Field of Study is Specialized Knowledge.

Humentum is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org.

Target Audience

  • Staff who will benefit include all levels of staff working on the challenge of full cost recovery, from novice to expert.
  • In addition to individual participants, Humentum encourages employee teams to attend this workshop together.

Key Takeaways

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Evaluate cost allocation structures and methods based on your NGO’s current funding mix
  • Apply alternative approaches to structuring overhead accounts and allocation methods
  • Manage the different ways funders regulate overhead payments
  • Develop best practices to budget for various donors
  • Navigate the basics of the US Government’s Negotiated Indirect Cost Rate Agreement (NICRA)
  • Navigate the funder landscape using a decision-making model for testing whether systems change is worth it

Learning Approach

Our training puts the learner at the center, using practical and fun learning activities supported by easy-to-use materials. We share tools and techniques that can be immediately used in your work.

 

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Dates and registration

Apr 29 - Apr 30, 2019 Washington, DC, United States English Full info
Sep 12 - Sep 13, 2019 Nairobi, Kenya English Full info