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Acquire the skills in non-profit leadership and management


  • Delivered in Classroom or Online
  • Choose to study at your own pace or with our timetabled classes
  • Choose to sign up with a deposit on our Instalment Plan options

Prices Starting At €995

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Study in a classroom environment one evening a week.
Price from €1095
  • City Centre Location
  • Fully Interactive Limited Class Size
  • 10 Weeks, 1 evening per week
  • Starts 22nd January 2024
  • 6.30 to 9.30pm
Pay in full & get €100 off listed price

Live Online

Live online training with real-time instructor-student interaction.
Price from €995
  • Live & fully online
  • Archived for review
  • 10 Weeks, 1 evening per week
  • Starts 22nd January 2024
  • 6.30 to 9.30pm
Pay in full & get €100 off listed price

Professional Diploma in Non-Profit Leadership and Management – a transformative journey that empowers you to make a difference and lead with purpose in the non-profit sector! Are you passionate about driving positive change and making a meaningful impact in your community? This comprehensive program is specifically designed to equip aspiring leaders and seasoned professionals with the essential skills, knowledge, and strategies needed to effectively manage and lead non-profit organizations. From strategic planning and fundraising to volunteer management and advocacy, you’ll delve into the core principles of non-profit leadership. Through interactive lectures, case studies, and collaborative projects, you’ll gain practical insights into managing teams, implementing sustainable strategies, and navigating the unique challenges of the non-profit landscape. Join our Non-Profit Leadership and Management Professional Diploma today to amplify your leadership abilities, expand your network, and drive significant social change. Together, let’s create a better world!

  • Organisational model(s)
  • Leadership and management models
  • Strategy
  • Operations management, evaluation and reporting
  • People management – teams and volunteers
  • Governance and regulation
  • Finance
  • Change Management
  • Communication – fundraising, marketing, advocacy and social media

A pass grade on the written assignment will be required for awarding the Professional Diploma.

The Course is assessed by way of project (70%) and MCQ (30%).

Edel Brosnan

Edel Brosnan is a strategic consultant, writer and content creator. She has worked with, and for, several non-profit and for-profit organisations in a number of sectors, from the creative industries to deep-tech and healthcare innovations. As well as sitting on the executive committee for the Writers’ Guild of Great Britain and serving as a non-executive director for the Authors’ Licensing and Collecting Society (2005-2010), Edel has analysed the real-world impact of project grants for a non-profit organisation, launched an online inclusion and diversity monitoring toolkit for small business owners, and coached senior leadership teams applying for multi-million euro innovation grants.

Course Award

A City College’s Professional Diploma Course is a focused, practical programme designed and delivered by an industry practitioner, that consolidates, upskills or reskills learners in a professional area. They are stand-alone qualifications that indicate that you have been trained in a particular area or specific subject matter.

City College Diplomas are suitable for career minded learners wishing to advance their professional skills and prospects. They are widely accepted by employers and many students are sponsored to study here by their organisation.

Corporate Training

In addition to our scheduled Professional Diploma courses, City Colleges can provide bespoke training over 3 – 4 days, please contact for further details.

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Further Information

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