Advanced Certificate in Cash Transfer Programming

Have a foundation of knowledge in the fundamental concepts of cash transfer programming and build the right skill sets for supporting Cash Transfer Programs.


Current intake:  March

Start date: 23rd  March 2019

About This Course

Cash Transfer Programming (CTP) has emerged as one of the most significant innovations in international humanitarian assistance. The use of cash transfer as a form of aid in humanitarian assistance has grown exponentially and is widely recognized as one of the most significant areas with huge potential to meet more needs, more efficiently and more effectively.



  • Understand the modalities, delivery mechanisms and different tools for cash transfers.
  • Learn preconditions for implementation of cash transfers.
  • Understand the Relevance of cash transfers in different humanitarian contexts and advocate for Cash Transfer Programming to a variety of stakeholders.
  • Understand the key steps and associated tasks for cash transfers in the humanitarian project cycle.
  • Identify the roles and responsibilities of different staff functions in the Cash Transfer Programming project cycle.

Course Outline

Module 1: CTP Fundamentals 

Module 2: Strategic Planning and Decision-Making in CTP

Module 3: CTP Technical Program Design

Module 4: Operational Delivery of CTP

Module 5: Market Assessment for Decision makers and Team Leaders

Module 6: Protection in Cash Transfer Programming

Minimum Entry Requirements

  • Advanced Level of Education / Certificate
  • Relevant Working Experience 

Target Groups

  • All humanitarian responders.
  • Practitioners and decision makers.
  • Procurement and supply chain managers & logisticians.
  • Individuals who wish to understand the basics of CTP.


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Meet the team

  • Duration:

4 weeks

  • Mode of Delivery:

Online & Face to face

  • Online Classes:

Sunday : 7 pm – 8 pm

  • Face to Face Classes:

Saturday & Sunday:
9 am – 1 pm

  • Cost:
USD 400 – Uganda
USD 600 – International
  USD 800 – Organistions
  • Venue:

Virtual University Uganda Camapus

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  • Phone :
+256 706 243 386