International Development Training

Whether you are in the private sector, an NGO, government department or UN agency, we have a range of international development training courses to suit your needs.

Training Training

International development training

IMA International runs participatory training courses in South Africa, Thailand, Ghana, Kenya and the UK. We also offer tailor-made training to help meet your specific training objectives, in a location that suits you. Individual coaching is also available to help development practitioners develop their skills with the support of one of our coaches. 

Our training courses cover four areas and are all available as tailor-made training too:


  • Monitoring and Evaluation for Results 5-days
    • 01 Jun 2015 - 05 Jun 2015 - Brighton, United Kingdomconfirmed
    • 21 Sep 2015 - 25 Sep 2015 - Cape Town, South Africa
    • 02 Nov 2015 - 06 Nov 2015 - Bangkok, Thailand
    • 16 Nov 2015 - 20 Nov 2015 - New York, United States
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  • Value for Money
    • 14 Sep 2015 - 18 Sep 2015 - London, United Kingdom
    • 30 Nov 2015 - 04 Dec 2015 - Cape Town, South Africa
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  • Knowledge Management
    • 06 Oct 2015 - 09 Oct 2015 - Brighton, United Kingdom
    • 24 Nov 2015 - 27 Nov 2015 - Bangkok, Thailand
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Tailor-made Training

Why people choose IMA International development training

Our trainers are all experienced development practitioners as well as qualified trainers. So whether you choose scheduled international development courses or tailor-made training, our interactive programme ensures you take back to work useful insights and practical action points.

IMA International has a worldwide reputation for quality training. Feedback shows clients value our trainers' participatory course style and the wide  range of people they share the learning experience with. And our course social programmes are well rated as a great way to share insights with development practictioners from around the world.

How to apply for our scheduled courses:

  • Choose your course, fill in our online application form or email us for the form.
  • We check your learning objectives and contact you if we think we have a better course for you.
  • We contact your sponsor to confirm they will pay the tuition fees.  We are unable to sponsor you ourselves.
  • When your sponsor confirms the fees will be paid, we send an invoice to them for payment and we send a confirmation email to you. We attach a visa support letter you can send to the relevant embassy if needed.
  • Your sponsor pays the invoice.  Our bank details are on the invoice.
  • The course is confirmed four weeks before the course start date.  This depends on the number of people who confirm attending. We send you a welcome pack full of useful information, so you can book flights and accommodation. If the course is cancelled and you have already paid, we give a full refund and you receive a 15% discount on future bookings.
  • Try to arrive at the training venue at least a day before the course starts.

Application Process:

  1. Complete your application form
  2. IMA reviews your application
  3. Your Sponsor confirms budget
  4. IMA receives your payment
  5. Course is confirmed and you receive your Welcome Pack.
  6. Book your flights and accommodation
  7. Course starts


If you have any questions regarding your application or sponsorship, please call IMA International on 01273 833030.


Want to know more?

See our course calendar to book a place on a course. If you have questions about our tailor-made or scheduled courses do contact us. You may also find the answer on our frequently asked questions page.

Upcoming Courses:

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