The MABSTeRS Training & Accreditation Program
The MABSTeRS Training and Accreditation Program trains selected staff within participating banks to deliver the Microfinance Account Officers Training Course, a course that teaches the fundamentals of microfinance and best practices in loan administration and management.
The MABSTeRs ToolKit can be used to develop a training unit within a bank. The materials provide a step-by-step guide on how to organize for and conduct the training. Presentations have speaker’s notes and tips on facilitating case studies and other group activities.
In addition to the materials below, Loan Administration & Management Instructional Videos are tools to guide staff through the client selection process.
|Note: Save presentations to your computer and open in powerpoint to view speaker’s notes.|
|Course Content :||
|(MABSTeRS) Training-Workshop Description
Read this course description first before proceeding to other materials
|Introduction & Overview of MABSTeRS
Provides an overview of MABSTeRS and a guide for certified MABSTeRS to conduct the Microfinance Account Officers Training Course
|Role of MABSTeRS
||MABSTeRS ToolKit – Speaker’s Notes, Presentations, Case Studies, and Group Exercises|
|Design and Implementation of Basic Microfinance Course
|Effective Training Methods
|Microfinance Account Officers Training Course Modules|
|Module 1. Best Practices & Financial Intermediation
|Module 2. Client Selection|
|Module 3. MIS Reports|
|Module 4. Delinquency Management|
|Module 5.Improving the Sales Skills of Account Officers|