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Diploma in Fundraising Management

Keen to advance your strategic fundraising and management skills? The Diploma in Fundraising Management builds on your existing experience to consolidate and expand your knowledge in all key aspects of fundraising, including strategic planning and innovative techniques involved in managing fundraising for your organisation.

The Diploma in Fundraising Management is certified by the European Fundraising Association. The 2025 Academic Course Director is Adrian Sargeant PhD, co-founder and co-director at The Institute for Sustainable Philanthropy.

Costs: €2250 - Member Rate
€2800 - Non-Member Rate

Next Course: Starts on the 5th of May 2025

Location: Delivered online

Certificate in Fundraising

Adopting new thinking, new ideas and new initiatives is crucial in the world of fundraising.

Certified by the European Funding Association, this Course will support and develop an understanding of professional best practice in fundraising.

Costs: €990 - Member Rate
€1500 - Non-Member Rate

Next Course: Starts on the 26th of June 2023

Location: Delivered online

Certificate in Charity SORP: Accounting & Reporting

Join us for an in-depth training course specially developed for the Irish charity sector, on SORP (Statement of Recommended Practice).

The Certificate will be delivered by Caron Bradshaw, CEO of Charity Finance Group (CFG) alongside CFGs special advisor and technical partner for the course Pesh Framjee, Partner at Social Purpose and Non-Profit Consulting. 

The course will consist of recorded sessions and live virtual workshops and will take place over a 6-weeks.

This course is CPD Certified - 9 hours.

 €575 for Charity members.

Next Course: Starts 23rd September

Location: Delivered online

Certificate in Best Practice (Online)

Rebuilding trust in the charity sector in Ireland today means that anyone working in the not-for-profit sector needs to adhere to best practice standards in fundraising, financial reporting and governance. 

All of our members are encouraged to carry out the Certificate in Best Practice. 

This online course has been designed to increase your knowledge of the importance and best practice for governance, transparency and accountability. It provides a benchmark to reflect a commitment to compliance with the expectations of all stakeholders including government, regulatory authorities and the general public.

Organisational & Associate members can access the course through their subscription. 

Masterclasses, Webinars and Events

Charities Institute Ireland runs a number of masterclasses, webinars, and events throughout the year.

Examples of the topics covered are:

  • Fundraising Short Courses
  • Bereavement Training, Data Protection Compliance, Ransomware & Cyber Security, Governance Seminars, Personal Brand, Google Ads & SEO

National events:

  • Charity Excellence Awards
  • +Impact Panel Series
  • Charity Leadership Summit

 Fees start from free for members of Cii.

15 - 17 Leinster Street South
Dublin 2

t. 01 541 4770

RCN: 20043964
CRO: 335412

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