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.

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 17th April, 19th April, 21th April, 24th April and 26th April)
  • 7.5 hours of individual or small group work, to be completed between the live sessions.

Please find a full course timetable here.

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.

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 be expected to have a stable internet connection and to actively participate in all facilitated sessions. Self-paced learning, facilitated group works and discussion will be on RedR UK’s eLearning platform.

Participants will receive instructions on how to join the course with guidance on after registration.

How much does the course cost?

  • Standard Individual - £185 (for those funding themselves)
  • Standard Organisation - £263 (for those being funded by an organisation)

Early bird rate: 10% discount is available for the first 5 participants who register and complete payment 1 month before the course starts. Once the early tickets run out, or after the 1-month deadline expires, then standard fees will automatically apply.

Fidelity scheme: Have you participated in one of RedR UK’s courses in the last 2 years? If so, you are eligible for an additional 10% discount! Please contact training@redr.org.uk to request your promo code for registration.

Local organisations: 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.

Organisations’ group bookings: for organisations looking to book 2 or more participants onto the same course, RedR can offer flexible fee options. Please contact training@redr.org.uk for more information.

Scholarships: 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.

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.

Any questions? Check out our Terms and Conditions here, our FAQ, or contact training@redr.org.uk.

In case of any complaints, please email complaints@redr.org.uk

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 training@redr.org.uk 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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