Online Results Based Monitoring and Evaluation Training
- September 7 - October 18, 2020
Who should take this course, and Why choose this course
If you handle projects, or you are a top-decision maker in issuing out projects, or you are a project manager, you are responsible for project-level M&E, this six – weeks online course will help you benefit from the latest M&E thinking and practice to guarantee your system delivers maximum value to your organisation and its stakeholders. [DOWNLOAD COURSE AGENDA HERE ].
The online course also helps senior managers ensure M&E project leaders are working effectively and are well equipped to bring about change. Delivered by expert development practitioners with extensive field experience, this is the leading M&E course. [APPLY HERE ]
Turning information into insights to improve project performance
This core information management skills course, delivered online, will give you the tools and knowledge to create or manage a successful Result Based M&E system for your policies, programmes and projects. You will leave the course with a better understanding of the role of effective monitoring and evaluation as well as the ability to make it happen. [APPLY HERE ]
You will also learn how to ensure the organization and its stakeholders build on the results of its Results-based M&E system.
Our Approach to this online course
Like any program, our online course has its own unique modus operandi, that is the way we like to work and what we have found to be effective. The way we work is always evolving in order to meet the needs of everyone enrolled in the online course, and we encourage our participants to let us know how we can improve.
Our online course encourages the use of facilitators known as e-mentors that work with participants throughout the process of their online experience. Engagement in an online setting can be tricky, but we are eager and willing to answer any and all questions from participants. We offer every participant a unique network of staff and e-mentors to help guide them through the M&E growing process. In addition to weekly feedbacks with e-mentors, our staff will maintain and facilitate on-going relationships with the participants to better understand their needs and to ensure their successful completion of the online course.
Interactions between facilitators known as e-mentors and participants primarily take place via the Cloneshouse online classroom – whether in the lessons, on a discussion board, or through the comment section of participants tasks and or reports. we take the time to get to know you, and we stand by your efforts to make your M&E skills grow. [APPLY HERE ]
Technical requirement for this online course
This course is delivered completely online through the use of various technologies. Before the course starts, it is really important that everyone has installed the necessary programs and applications to make sure we experience as few technical problems as possible. If you ever experience a technical difficulty, there are resources we will provide to support you. You are also welcome to reach out to our team for support. For this online course, you will need a reliable internet connection, a laptop or desktop with chrome browser, and a Gmail account.
What you will learn
Through a mix of remote practical activities, theory and case study examples you will learn how to:
- Articulate the difference between traditional and results based monitoring and evaluation..
- Develop and use SMART indicators.
- Combine qualitative and quantitative tools to gather and interpret data.
- Confidently step into the evaluation of an existing program
- Explore consulting work with Cloneshouse Nigeria, government institutions or multilateral or bilateral agencies.
- Communicate your findings to stimulate learning and reflection.
This online flexible programme includes a real- life evaluation of a project run in Africa
How much does this cost?
Our courses are one of the most complete, practical based course you can find in Africa, and despite how knowledgeable we are in this field, our courses come at a subsidized fee. Find below is our pricing to get trained to be an expert in Monitoring & Evaluation.
This training will cost you 48,800 NGN if you are paying with Naira or $125 if you are paying with Dollars.
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9:00 AM — 11:30 AMRoom AThe Changing Role and Practice of M&EUnderstanding the Evolution of M&E, Nuances and Concepts
11:30 AM — 10:19 AMTheory of ChangeApproach to developing causal pathways for programmes, projects and policies
2:30 PM — 5:00 PMDeveloping Key IndicatorsProcesses to Identifying Key Indicators that are relevant to your causal pathway
9:00 AM — 10:30 AMRoom BIntroduction to Data Types and FormsUnderstanding data types relevant to logic frameworks
10:30 AM — 12:30 PMRoom BQuantitative Data Collection MethodsIdentifying different types of qualitative data collection methods
12:30 PM — 3:30 PMRoom BQualitative Data Collection MethodsIdentifying qualitative data collection methods suitable for your causal pathway
3:30 PM — 5:00 PMRoom BSampling and Sampling MethodsUnderstanding different sampling methods
9:00 AM — 1:00 PMRoom CQuantitative Data AnalysisPlanning quantitative data analysis and using tools such as Spreadsheets, SPSS, STATA to analyze data
2:00 PM — 5:00 PMRoom CQualitative Data AnalysisPlanning qualitative data analysis and using tools such as MaxQDA and Invivo to analyze data
10:30 AM — 12:30 PMRoom CIdentifying means of verification
9:00 AM — 10:00 AMRoom DData Auditing and SupervisionData gathering quality control strategies
10:00 AM — 11:30 AMRoom DApproaches to EvaluationUnderstanding the Evolution and Theories of Evaluation
11:30 AM — 5:00 PMRoom DConducting and Managing EvaluationDesigning Baseline, Evaluation and Impact Studies
9:00 AM — 10:30 AMRoom DInformation UsePresenting findings for Use. Using Appropriate Visuals for creating change
2:00 PM — 3:30 PMRoom DPresenting your M&E Plan
4:00 PM — 5:00 PMRoom CLearning Synthesis and Reflection
9:00 AM — 12:00 PMRoom DOne - One World Cafe ConsultingA 3 hours one-coaching with each participant to discuss the next steps
11:00 AM — 2:00 PMRoom DSocial ActivityThrough games, we can understand better what it means to be an evaluator. Let's do this!