Grant Management Essentials - Online

Grant Management Training
Grant Management Essentials - Online

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All training is open to everyone—wherever you are—we welcome you!

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Jul 30 - 31, 2024
Nov 21 - 22, 2024

So You Won A Grant...Now the Grant Management Begins!

Live and conveniently online, Grant Management Essentials couldn't be more convenient. Enjoy learning from the comfort of your own location. 

Winning a grant is only the first step. In this two-day grant management workshop, you'll get the skills and know-how to keep your project on track, comply with grant regulations, and protect your organization from the administrative and legal chaos that results from poor grants management.

Generations of social advocates attribute their success to our training. With more than 50 years of alumni testimonials and reams of data from independent evaluations, The Grantsmanship Center knows how to give you training that delivers results.


Jerry Bertrand, Senior Trainer, makes an onerous topic approachable and understandable using a fast-paced and memorable style. As a consultant, coach and trainer, Jerry helps organizations and their people flourish-across the government, nonprofit, and higher education sectors. Jerry's background includes various roles in state government and the nonprofit sector, implementing and ensuring accountability of social service programs. As a national trainer, Jerry has conducted on-site training for a wide array of organizations, including NASA, Department of Labor, Department of Housing and Urban Development, Department of Health and Human Services, Texas and Kentucky state governments, San Diego County, and the Washington, DC government.


Grant Management Essentials - Online uses the Listen & Discuss, Do & Review® curriculum - the most effective approach for adult learners. Beyond just presentation and discussion, participate in hands-on grant management exercises and review your work in class to learn the most current, practical information in the field.

In this training, you'll learn how to:

  • Protect your organization from bad audits, disallowed costs, and lost funder confidence
  • Build funder relationships that contribute to future grant awards
  • Organize requirements for solid grants management
  • Establish roles and responsibilities for your nonprofit grant management team
  • Handle pre-award activities that will set your program on the right track
  • Oversee post-award start-up, operation, and closeout duties
  • Ensure compliance with funder requirements
  • Address the critical aspects of managing grant finances
  • Understand the ins and outs of procurement and the disposition of property
  • Manage indirect costs

All of this—in only two days! Return to your organization loaded with resources, including: checklists, in-depth articles, and customizable templates to streamline managing your grants. You'll also expand your professional network of colleagues in the field.


  • is an immersive experience delivered live over 2 days
  • is highly interactive with four, on-line learning events
  • offers one-on-one consultation with the trainer
  • includes e-notebook richly filled with resources
  • includes individual and group exercises with coaching by the trainer


Tuition is $795 for two very full days of interactive training! Save $100 with early-bird discount by paying at least 30 days in advance! Your tuition includes a robust e-notebook with class PowerPoints and lots of resources—everything you need!


Tuition for this 2-day, power-packed training includes

  • An e-notebook of resources
  • PDF PowerPoints used in class
  • Certificate of Completion for all who fully participate
  • Six months of Alumni Membership benefits

Payment is processed through PayPal at no charge. PayPal account not required.

Need approval to take this training? Here’s a letter template you can customize to help your boss understand how this training will increase your skills and benefit your organization.

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All times listed are in Pacific Standard Time. Please adjust for your own location, if needed. Each event starts at a scheduled time but end times may vary depending on class needs.

This training is power-packed with dynamic information! The online Learning Events listed below are coordinated with individual & group exercises completed between the online sessions for two full and productive days, providing approximately 12 total hours of active learning. To get the very most from this experience, please plan to devote time between the online sessions to complete the exercises and/or reading


  Morning online event Between online events Afternoon online event Between online events
        Day 1 8 to 10:30 am PT Exercises, reading & break Noon to 2:30 pm PT Exercises, reading & break
        Day 2 8 to 10:30 am PT Exercises, reading & break Noon to 2:30 pm PT