Consultancy Services for World Bank Financed Project Course

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This course is designed to equip participants with the knowledge and skills required to provide effective consultancy services for projects financed by the World Bank. It covers essential topics related to project management, financial analysis, stakeholder engagement, and compliance with World Bank guidelines and procedures.


5 Days

Who Should Attend?

  • Asset Managers
  • Procurement and Supply Chain Professionals
  • Finance and Budgeting Staff
  • Project Managers
  • Logistics and Operations Personnel
  • Program and Operations Managers
  • Auditors and Compliance Officers

Human Resources and Training Personnel

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Course Objectives

Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to:

1.      Comprehend the key principles of project management in the context of World Bank projects.

2.      Understand the World Bank's role and financing mechanisms.

3.      Analyze project financials, budgets, and financial reporting requirements.

4.      Navigate the World Bank's procurement and compliance processes.

5.      Develop effective stakeholder engagement and communication strategies.

Address common challenges and risks in World Bank-financed projects

Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to the World Bank

·         Overview of the World Bank Group

·         Financing mechanisms and instruments

·         World Bank project cycle

Module 2: Stakeholder Engagement and Communication

·         Stakeholder identification and analysis

·         Communication strategies for project success

·         Handling grievances and feedback

Module 3

·         Types of consultancy firms/associations

·         The World Bank Procurement Regulations for IPF Borrowers: general policies and principles in the selection and recruitment of consultants

·         Project Procurement Strategy for Development

·         Analysis of conflict-of-interest situations

Module 4

·         The selection process and selection methods (QCBS, QBS, FBS, LCS, CQS, DS).

·         The selection arrangements

·         Development of terms of reference

·         Estimating cost and budget of consultancy assignments

Module 5

·         Advertising and shortlist

·         Setting evaluation criteria

·         Preparation of request for proposals

·         Types of contracts (time-based, lump sum

Module 6

·         Preparation, submission, and receipt of proposals

·         Evaluation of technical proposals by tender/ proposal committees

·         Negotiation and award of contract

·         Procurement-related complaints

Module 7

·         Supervision of consultants’ performance

·         Selection of individual consultants

·         Systems for detection and prevention of fraud and corruption.

Real-world case studies of successful and challenging World Bank projects

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The instructor led trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach and comprise of presentations, guided sessions of practical exercise, web-based tutorials and group work. Our facilitators are seasoned industry experts with years of experience, working as professional and trainers in these fields.

All facilitation and course materials will be offered in English. The participants should be reasonably proficient in English.


Upon successful completion of this training, participants will be issued with an Indepth Research Institute (IRES) certificate certified by the National Industrial Training Authority (NITA).


The training will be held at IRES Training Centre. The course fee covers the course tuition, training materials, two break refreshments and lunch.

All participants will additionally cater for their, travel expenses, visa application, insurance, and other personal expenses.


Accommodation and airport pickup are arranged upon request. For reservations contact the Training Officer.

Email:[email protected]/[email protected]

Mob: +254 715 077 817/+250789621067


This training can also be customized to suit the needs of your institution upon request. You can have it delivered in our IRES Training Centre or at a convenient location.

For further inquiries, please contact us on Tel: +254 715 077 817/+250789621067

Mob: +254 792516000+254 792516010 , +250 789621067 ,or mail [email protected]/[email protected]


Payment should be transferred to IRES account through bank on or before start of the course.

Send proof of payment to [email protected]/[email protected]

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