Mobile Data Collection for M&E using ONA and KoBo Toolbox

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Dear Colleague,

RE: MOBILE DATA COLLECTION FOR M&E USING ONA AND KOBO TOOLBOX

Tech For Development -T4D would like to invite you to a high impact Training Course in Mobile Data Collection for M&E using ONA and KoBo Toolbox to be held in Nairobi, Kenya from 23rd to 27th September 2019.

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Course Name: Mobile Data Collection for M&E using ONA and KoBo Toolbox

Venue: Tech for Development Training Center, Nairobi, Kenya

Event Date: 23rd to 27th September 2019

Course Fee: KES 75,000 OR USD 1,100

Registration: Register here

This course is suitable for people working in


Impact Evaluation, Monitoring and Evaluation, Academic Research, Market Research, Field Research, Agriculture, Health, Education, WASH, Handicapped, Human rights, Emergencies/disasters, Advocacy, Education, Environment, Small business development, Community development, Rural development, Women, Youth, Population, Rehabilitation, Culture, Capacity Building, Appropriate technology, Income, generation, Private sector, Refugees/displaced

Introduction


This instructor led training course will be delivered using a blended learning approach and comprises of presentations, guided sessions of practical exercise, web based tutorials and group work.

The course will give participants an in-depth understanding of both Ona.io and KoBo Toolbox. 90% of the five days includes hands-on instructor led practical lessons.

Our facilitators are seasoned industry experts with years of experience, working as professional and trainers in these fields.

All facilitation and course materials will be offered in English. Participants should be reasonably proficient in English.

Who should attend?


The course is designed for representatives from government, project teams, NGOs, multi and bilateral development organizations, consultancies, etc, that are typically employed as project managers and directors, M&E specialists, technical specialists, and researchers.

Duration


5 days.

Course objectives


The course will introduce participants to tools and techniques to gather data for project/programme outcomes to stakeholders using innovative Mobile data gathering tools.

At the end of the course, you will become familiar with using ICT tools and methods to conduct data collection, statistical analysis, and reporting.

Topics to be covered


Introduction

  • Introduction to KoBo Toolbox and Ona
  • Types of questions
  • Data types for each question
  • Questionnaire logic

Survey Authoring using KoBo Toolbox and Ona web Form builders

  • Introduction to survey authoring

Advanced survey authoring

  • Single/Multiple response questions
  • Repeat questions
  • Skip logic and patterns
  • Group questions
  • GPS
  • Images
  • Audio
  • Videos
  • Data referencing
  • Cascading select
  • Metadata

Survey data hosting

  • Survey data hosting using KoBoToolbox
  • Survey data hosting using Ona

Account management

  • Account management and setting in KoBo toolbox
  • Account management and setting in Ona

Data management and analysis

  • Data Analysis and Visualization using Kobo Toolbox
  • Data Analysis and Visualization using Ona

XLSForm Authoring

  • Notes and dates
  • Multiple choice Questions
  • Multiple Language Support
  • Hints, metadata and more
  • Conditional Survey Branching
  • Required questions
  • Constraining responses
  • Skip: Asking Relevant questions
  • The specify (other)
  • Grouping questions
  • Skipping many questions at once (Skipping a section)
  • Repeating a set of questions
  • Special formatting
  • Making dynamic calculations
  • Survey Styling and formatting – Working with the appearance column
  • Working with media files
  • Cascading select
  • External selects

Data Collection

  • KoBo Collect installation and configuration
  • ODK Collect installation and configuration
  • Downloading forms into the mobile devices
  • Collecting data using KoBo Collect and ODK Collect

Spatial Mapping

  • Introduction to GIS
  • Working with Spatial data (GPS Coordinates)
  • Introduction to Fusion Table
  • Exporting GPS Coordinates (Google maps) to Fusion tables
  • Exporting data to Fusion tables using QGIS
  • Converting data to shape files
  • Choice of Platform
  • Discussion on the Choice of Platform
  • Integrating Mobile Data Collection tools into projects

Methodology


This instructor led training course is delivered using a blended learning approach and comprises of presentations, guided sessions of practical exercise, web-based tutorials and group work. Our facilitators are seasoned industry experts with years of experience, working as professional and trainers in these fields.

All facilitation and course materials will be offered in English. The participants should be reasonably proficient in English.

Accreditation


Upon successful completion of this training, participants will be issued with a certificate of participation.

Training fee


The course fee is KES 75,000.00 or USD 1,100.00 exclusive of VAT. The course fee covers the course tuition, training materials, two (2) break refreshments, lunch, and study visits. Participants will cater for their travel and accommodation costs.

Accommodation


Accommodation is arranged upon request. For reservations contact us below:

Email: [outreach@t4d.co.ke]
Tel: +254(0) 706909947

How to participate


Contact information


For further inquiries, please contact us on details below:
Tel: +254 706909947
Email: [outreach@t4d.co.ke]
Website: www.t4d.co.ke

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Kind regards.

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