Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) is an essential component of any intervention, project, or program. When it is done and applied correctly, it strengthens the basis for managing results i.e. timely achievements of set objectives, adherence to policy regulations and guidelines for effectiveness and efficiency, foster learning and knowledge management in the organization. The knowledge and skills on conducting M&E put every professional at a competitive edge. As a in professional in your specialty do you handle projects and programs, or you are a top-decision maker in issuing out projects, or you are a project or program manager, then you are responsible for project-level. The monitoring and evaluation course will help participants understand concepts of management of output, outcomes and impacts in achieving results on projects. As the success of a project is dependent on performance the monitoring and evaluation course will provide knowledge and techniques required to design and implement monitoring systems as well as ensure the effectiveness/impact of programs and project. This 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. This course will enable trainees: 1) Turns information into insights to improve project performance. 2) This core information management skills course will give you the tools and knowledge to create or manage a successful M&E system for your projects. 3) 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. 4) You will also learn how to ensure the organisation and its stakeholders build on the results of its M&E system.
Participants should have a minimum of OND or Professional Certificate in Health, Environment, Engineering, Management, Arts or Project Management in science related disciplines.