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Training Course on Agricultural Leadership DevelopmentĀ»


The Agricultural Leadership Development Programme provides you with an exclusive training opportunity to develop your managerial, analytical and creative decision-making competencies in the agricultural sector by honing team-building, negotiation, presentation, communication and leadership skills at a strategic management level. The programme specifically focuses on strategic thinking and leadership development in a rapidly changing and competitive agri-business environment. During the programme, you will not only gain a better understanding of current agricultural issues and challenges farmers face, but also how they impact on establishing a stronger and more sustainable agricultural sector.


10 days

Who should attend?

  • Managers & Supervisors in Agriculture Sectors
  • Individuals who are interested in Agri-Business
  • Entrepreneurs & Business Owners
  • Agri-Business professionals who wish to enhance their skills and competencies
  • Any professional who has to or is willing to work with Agri-Business.


The purpose of this programme is to:

ü  develop leadership skills in and for organised agriculture

ü  develop the ability to optimise diversity and group dynamics

ü  provide guidance for the development of a common

ü  understanding of the unique challenges and dynamics of

ü  South African agriculture.

ü  facilitate the crafting of a common vision with which

ü  opportunities can be pursued and challenges overcome, and

ü  focus on both local and international agricultural issues

Course content

·         Agri-marketing

·         Corporate governance

·         Environmental analysis

·         Financial management

·         Fresh produce marketing focus:

1)      overview on consumer trends, international market trends, local market trends, and developments regarding trading in Africa, and

2)      special presentation by leading fresh produce exporter and a leading local retailer.

• Labour relations and human resources

• Leadership

• Negotiation skills

• Personal development

• Presentation and communication skills

• Project management

• Risk management

• Strategy

• Supply chain management

• Team building



The instructor led trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach and comprises 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.



Course Schedule

No Start Date End Date Action
1. 16/09/2019 20/09/2019 Register
2. 30/09/2019 04/10/2019 Register
3. 14/10/2019 18/10/2019 Register
4. 28/10/2019 01/11/2019 Register
5. 11/11/2019 15/11/2019 Register
6. 25/11/2019 29/11/2019 Register
7. 09/12/2019 13/12/2019 Register
8. 13/01/2020 17/01/2020 Register
9. 27/01/2020 31/01/2020 Register
10. 10/02/2020 14/02/2020 Register
11. 24/02/2020 28/02/2020 Register
12. 09/03/2020 13/03/2020 Register
13. 23/03/2020 27/03/2020 Register
14. 06/04/2020 10/04/2020 Register
15. 20/04/2020 24/04/2020 Register

Contact Us

Mobile No: +254724527104/ +254734969612

Email Add:

Postal Add: 5402-00100

Head Office: Comet House 1st floor room 12A, Along Monrovia Street, Nairobi, Kenya