Toolkit on Registration and Management of a Non-Profit Organisation Workshop

Enterprises University of Pretoria

Presented by the Graduate School of Technology Management, University of Pretoria The Toolkit on Registration and Management of a Non-Profit Organisation workshop will teach you how to start a Non-Profit Organisation (NPO). This workshop is a comprehensive information session on starting a NPO in South Africa.

Course Content:

  • Research - Is there a need for your NPO? How many other organisations are already doing similar work? Is this the right solution for the community you plan to serve?
  • The registering process - The different legal options for registering a NPO.
  • Governance - Selecting a Board of Directors and their role and responsibilities.
  • Sound financial management practices for NPO
  • Ethics and accountability
  • Strong leadership
  • Marketing and fundraising

Learning Outcomes:

The course will be presented as a workshop where you will be provided with:

  • A toolkit on how to start and register their NPO
  • An overview of the challenges there may be to manage an NPO and how to overcome this
  • Guidelines on how to find funding for your NPO, and
  • Guidelines on how to market your NPO

Who should enrol?

This course is ideal for you if you are a community member or student that wants to start your own nonprofit organisation.

Course Fees:

R1 180.00 per delegate (VAT incl.)

Course fees include all course material and refreshments.

Course fees must be paid in full 14 days prior to course start dates. Proof of payment can be submitted to

Admission requirements:

Prospective delegates should at least have a Grade 12 certificate.

Accreditation and certification

Enterprises University of Pretoria (Pty) Ltd is wholly owned by the University of Pretoria. As a public higher education institution, the University of Pretoria functions in accordance to the Higher Education Act 101 of 1997.

Enterprises University of Pretoria offers short courses on behalf of the University and these short courses are not credit-bearing, and do not lead to formal qualifications on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) – unless stated otherwise. Delegates who successfully complete a short course and comply with the related assessment criteria (where applicable) are awarded certificates of successful completion and/or attendance by the University of Pretoria.

Registration and enquiries

Course Coordinator

Marinda Prinsloo

Tel: +27 (0)12 434 2559

Cell: +27 (0)82 882 0550


Event Start Date: 
Thursday, 21 September, 2017
Event End Date: 
Thursday, 21 September, 2017
Event Venue: 
Venue in Pretoria-East area
Event Type: 

NGO Services

NGO Services