The NCMD Act, Cap 99 Laws of the Federation of Nigeria (2004) which established the Nigerian Council for Management Development (NCMD), empowers it to setup and maintain standards in Management Education, Training and Development, including Accreditation of Trainers and Training Institutions.
The Accreditation and Curriculum Development Department is charged with carrying out the Centre’s role of standardization of capacity building activities through streamlining and control.
To achieve the Centre’s goals, the Accreditation Division in the Accreditation Department was set up to manage the entire Accreditation and Registration Process for both Individuals and Institutions.
The accreditation Division provides information and advisory services to trainers and training firms/institutions on accreditation and registration. Division handles the coordination of (among others):o sale/collection of completed forms;
The Curriculum Development Division is concerned with developing/reviewing the Curriculum of the Centre’s programmes, as well as the review and upgrading of syllabi for management studies, the compilation of training programme and the publication of the directory of training firms/institutions and individual trainers in the country.
This division is charged with ensuring that the programmes/activities carried out in the Centre, as well as by other individual trainers and firms/institution, are carried out not below the least established standards.
Candidate must:1. be a graduate of a recognized University, Polytechnic or other similar institutions of higher learning in Nigeria or abroad AND/OR;
After meeting the above-stated requirements, applicant will then obtain an Individual Accreditation Application form at the cost of N50, 000:00 only.
Upon completion, the form is to be submitted along with copies of the following documents:
The fees for the programmes are as follows:
|MANAGEMENT TRAINERS' DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME(BASIC MANDEV)||TWO WEEKS||N250,000:00K|
|MANAGEMENT TRAINERS' DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME(ADVANCED MANDEV)||TWO WEEKS||N300,000:00K|
Applicant will then obtain an Accreditation Application form for firms at the cost of One hundred
Thousand (N100, 000:00) naira only.
Upon completion of the form, it is to be submitted along with the following documents:
Once the form has been submitted with all relevant documents, a letter of ‘To Whom It May
Concern’, which serves as Provisional Accreditation, is issued, pending the time the accreditation
proper is ready. However, the letter is valid only for six (6) months.
An Institution must provide the following-
The process for Institutional accreditation is the same as that for a firm, except, as stated earlier; all
five Accredited Management Trainers (AMTs) must be on the payroll of the institution.
Documents to be submitted are also the same as that for a firm.
The firm/institution will be notified of when the Accreditation panel will visit for assesment.
|2||Training Firms||N50, 000:00K|
|3||Private Training Institutions (5 million share capital)||N100, 000:00K|
|4||Private Training Institutions (5-20 million share capital)||N200,000:00K|
|5||Private Training Institutions 20-100 million share capital)||N300,000:00K|
|6||Public Training Institutions (100 million share capital)||N500,000:00K|