Monitoring and Evaluation (Online Course)


Monitoring and Evaluation (Online Course)

Through active and participatory learning, develop the competencies to monitor and evaluate humanitarian and development activities.

This introductory-level M&E course aims to develop the competencies needed to monitor and evaluate interventions in humanitarian and development contexts. Through active and participatory learning, this course equips participants with a solid understanding of appropriate monitoring and evaluation tools, as well as the ability to apply these tools in practice, including during COVID-19.

This course is composed of five live sessions, with individual and small group work assigned between live sessions. The live sessions are hosted at 08:30 - 12:00 GMT (including a 20-min break) on:

  1. Monday 7th March 2022
  2. Wednesday 9th March 2022
  3. Friday 11th March 2022
  4. Monday 14th March 2022
  5. Wednesday 16th March 2022

What does the course cover?

  • The relationship between monitoring, evaluation, accountability and learning
  • Designing and planning monitoring and evaluation activities
  • Bias and ethics in monitoring and evaluation
  • Designing relevant and useful indicators for monitoring
  • Data collection methods, including in the context of COVID-19
  • Data analysis techniques
  • Planning and managing project evaluations and reporting

Course Structure

This course is a combination of live online sessions and individual or small group work in between live sessions. The course consists of:

  • 17.5 hours of live online sessions, split between five sessions in non-consecutive days (8:30-12:00) on 8th November, 10th November, 11th November, 15th November and 17th November)
  • 7.5 hours of individual or small group work, to be completed between the live sessions.

Please find a full course timetable here.

Where is it hosted?

The live online sessions are hosted on Zoom and the best experience is available by joining via the Zoom app. Participants may join the training via a browser, although the browser offers limited access to some of the interactive features of the training. Participants will receive instructions on how to join the module after registration. The individual and small group work is hosted on our e-learning platform.

Who should attend?

This course is aimed at programme officers and any others looking to learn about monitoring and evaluation within the humanitarian and development sector, as well as coordinators and managers looking to refresh their monitoring and evaluation abilities and their M&E system.

HPass Badge

Upon completion of the course participants will be eligible to apply for a HPass Badge, a digital indicator of achievement, and a way for participants to demonstrate their skills and experience in the humanitarian sector. You can find more information on HPass Badges here.

How much does the course cost?

We offer a 10% Early Bird discount on all ticket types for participants who book more than a month before the course. This discount is applied automatically when booking.

• Standard Individual - £281 (for those funding themselves)

• Standard Organisation - £472 (for those being funded by an organisation)

RedR UK offers special discount rates for staff funded by for local organisations in low and lower-middle income countries. These participants can register by purchasing the Standard Individual ticket.

RedR UK is committed to making our courses accessible to any organisation, regardless of size. We offer course scholarships for eligible participants who meet specific criteria. For more information on RedR UK Scholarships and how to apply, please click here.

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RedR UK is committed to making sure everyone’s needs are met, including people of different genders, ages and disabilities. If you have any specific access requirements or learning needs RedR UK is committed to try and make reasonable adjustments to support your needs, please email at any stage of the booking process to talk directly to RedR UK about your needs.

Course Overview

Course Length
10 days
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