Data Collection and Management using CSPRO Course

Data Collection and Management using CSPRO Course


Welcome to the Data Collection and Management using CSPRO course! In the realm of data-driven decision-making, efficient and accurate data collection and management are paramount. This course is designed to equip participants with the knowledge and skills necessary to utilize CSPRO, a powerful software tool widely used for data collection and management in various fields such as social sciences, public health, and demography. Whether you're a researcher, data analyst, survey professional, or development practitioner, mastering CSPRO will enable you to design robust data collection instruments, collect high-quality data, and manage datasets efficiently.

Course Objectives:

  1. Mastery of CSPRO Interface: Gain a comprehensive understanding of the CSPRO interface, including its various features and functionalities for designing, implementing, and managing data collection instruments.
  2. Form Design and Data Entry: Learn how to design data entry forms in CSPRO, customize data entry screens, and implement validation checks to ensure data accuracy and integrity.
  3. Survey Management: Explore techniques for managing survey projects in CSPRO, including creating survey instruments, sampling strategies, and data collection protocols.
  4. Data Cleaning and Validation: Develop skills in cleaning and validating data collected using CSPRO, including identifying and resolving errors, inconsistencies, and missing values.
  5. Data Export and Analysis: Discover methods for exporting data from CSPRO to other software tools for analysis, visualization, and reporting purposes.

Organization Benefits:

  1. Improved Data Quality: By equipping staff with expertise in CSPRO, organizations can ensure the collection of high-quality data, leading to more reliable analysis and decision-making.
  2. Enhanced Efficiency: Utilizing CSPRO for data collection and management streamlines processes, reduces manual errors, and increases productivity, resulting in time and cost savings for the organization.
  3. Standardized Practices: Implementing CSPRO as the primary data collection and management tool fosters standardization across projects, ensuring consistency in data collection methodologies and protocols.
  4. Greater Data Security: CSPRO offers robust features for data encryption, access control, and user authentication, enhancing data security and privacy compliance for sensitive information.
  5. Enhanced Reporting Capabilities: With well-organized and cleaned datasets in CSPRO, organizations can generate comprehensive reports and insights to inform strategic decision-making and program evaluation.

Target Participants:

 This course is suitable for professionals involved in data collection, management, and analysis across various sectors, including but not limited to social sciences, public health, development, and research. Target participants include researchers, survey professionals, data managers, project managers, and anyone else responsible for designing, implementing, and managing data collection projects.

Course Outline:

  1. Introduction to CSPRO
    • Overview of CSPRO interface and features
    • Introduction to data collection concepts
    • Case Study: Designing a basic data entry form in CSPRO
  2. Form Design and Customization
    • Designing data entry forms in CSPRO Designer
    • Customizing data entry screens and controls
    • Implementing validation checks and skip patterns
    • Case Study: Creating a complex survey instrument in CSPRO
  3. Survey Management in CSPRO
    • Planning and organizing survey projects
    • Sampling strategies and sample selection
    • Fieldwork management and supervision
    • Case Study: Managing a large-scale household survey using CSPRO
  4. Data Cleaning and Validation
    • Data cleaning techniques in CSPRO Data Entry
    • Identifying and resolving data errors and inconsistencies
    • Data validation checks and error reports
    • Case Study: Cleaning and validating survey data in CSPRO
  5. Data Export and Integration
    • Exporting data from CSPRO to other software tools
    • Importing data into statistical analysis software
    • Integrating CSPRO with data analysis workflows
    • Case Study: Exporting survey data from CSPRO to SPSS for analysis
  6. Data Security and Privacy
    • Ensuring data security and privacy in CSPRO
    • Encryption and password protection features
    • User authentication and access control
    • Case Study: Implementing data security measures in CSPRO for a sensitive survey project
  7. Advanced Features and Best Practices
    • Advanced features of CSPRO for data collection and management
    • Best practices for optimizing data collection workflows
    • Troubleshooting common issues and challenges
    • Case Study: Implementing advanced features and best practices in a large-scale data collection project


Essential Information


  1. Our courses are customizable to suit the specific needs of participants.
  2. Participants are required to have proficiency in the English language.
  3. Our training sessions feature comprehensive guidance through presentations, practical exercises, web-based tutorials, and collaborative group activities. Our facilitators boast extensive expertise, each with over a decade of experience.
  4. Upon fulfilling the training requirements, participants will receive a prestigious Global King Project Management certificate.
  5. Training sessions are conducted at various Global King Project Management Centers, including locations in Nairobi, Mombasa, Kigali, Dubai, Lagos, and others.
  6. Organizations sending more than two participants from the same entity are eligible for a generous 20% discount.
  7. The duration of our courses is adaptable, and the curriculum can be adjusted to accommodate any number of days.
  8. To ensure seamless preparation, payment is expected before the commencement of training, facilitated through the Global King Project Management account.
  9. For inquiries, reach out to us via email at [email protected] or by phone at +254 114 830 889.

Additional amenities such as tablets and laptops are available upon request for an extra fee. The course fee for onsite training covers facilitation, training materials, two coffee breaks, a buffet lunch, and a certificate of successful completion. Participants are responsible for arranging and covering their travel expenses, including airport transfers, visa applications, dinners, health insurance, and any other personal expenses.

Course Date Duration Location Registration
25/03/2024 To 29/03/2024 5 Days Mombasa, Kenya
22/04/2024 To 26/04/2024 5 Days Nairobi Kenya
20/05/2024 To 24/05/2024 5 Days Nairobi Kenya
17/06/2024 To 21/06/2024 5 Days Dubai, UAE
15/07/2024 To 19/07/2024 5 Days Nairobi Kenya
12/08/2024 To 16/08/2024 5 Days Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
09/09/2024 To 13/09/2024 5 Days Nairobi Kenya
07/10/2024 To 11/10/2024 5 Days Nairobi Kenya
04/11/2024 To 08/11/2024 5 Days Mombasa, Kenya
02/12/2024 To 06/12/2024 5 Days Nairobi Kenya
30/12/2024 To 03/01/2025 5 Days Nairobi Kenya