Food Security and Agriculture

Training Course on Mobile Data Collection and Data Management using CommCare

Course Overview

This course is designed to equip participants with the necessary skills to leverage CommCare, a robust mobile data collection platform, for streamlined data collection, management, and analysis. Throughout the training, we will explore key concepts such as project design, form building, deployment strategies, data analysis, and security measures within CommCare.

Course Objectives:

  • Understand the benefits and limitations of using CommCare for data collection.
  • Design and build basic CommCare applications.
  • Collect and manage data using CommCare HQ.
  • Export and analyze CommCare data in other software.
  • Best practices for using CommCare effectively.

Course Duration: 5 days

Course Outline:

Module 1: Introduction to CommCare and Benefits

  • What is CommCare?
  • Advantages and disadvantages of using CommCare
  • Setting up a CommCare HQ account
  • Navigation and basic concepts
  • Case studies and best practices

Module 2: Building a Basic Application

  • System design and planning
  • Building your application in CommCare HQ
  • Designing forms using the form builder
  • Adding logic and calculations to forms
  • Creating follow-up forms

Module 3: Refining Your Application for Case Management

  • Managing cases and beneficiaries
  • Working with workflows and triggers
  • Adding multimedia elements (photos, videos, audio)
  • Advanced form logic and calculations

Module 4: Publishing and Installing Your Application 

  • Managing mobile workers and web users
  • Data validation and accuracy checks
  • Data export and analysis in other software (Excel, SPSS, etc.)
  • Mapping and visualization of CommCare data
  • Advanced topics (API access, custom modules)

Note: This outline provides a general structure for the training. The specific content, activities, and duration of each session may be adjusted based on the target audience, learning objectives, and available time.

Classroom Training Schedule

Start Date End Date Location Cost Apply
Jul 08, 2024 Jul 12, 2024 Nairobi $ 950 Register
Aug 12, 2024 Aug 16, 2024 Nairobi $ 950 Register
Sep 16, 2024 Sep 20, 2024 Nairobi $ 950 Register
Oct 21, 2024 Oct 25, 2024 Nairobi $ 950 Register
Nov 25, 2024 Nov 29, 2024 Nairobi $ 950 Register

Virtual Training Schedule

Start Date End Date Location Cost Apply
Jul 22, 2024 Jul 26, 2024 Online $ 350 Register
Aug 26, 2024 Aug 30, 2024 Online $ 350 Register
Sep 30, 2024 Oct 04, 2024 Online $ 350 Register
Nov 04, 2024 Nov 08, 2024 Online $ 350 Register
Dec 09, 2024 Dec 13, 2024 Online $ 350 Register

Registration Process

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Group Discounts

Boost your team's skills and maximize value with our attractive group discounts. Enroll 3 or more participants and enjoy significant discounts on any of our training programs.

Course Language

This Training course is offered in ENGLISH . Please indicate the language of choice during registration.

Training Approach

Our instructor-led trainings use well guided presentations, practical exercises, and group acivities. Participants are encouraged to bring any data relevant to their job responsibilities. Training manuals and additional reference materials are provided to the participants.


Upon completion of training, the participant will be issued with a certificate of Completion.

Post Training Support

Our commitment our clients success extends beyond the training program. We offer ongoing 3 months support through Q&A sessions, online forums, and access to our expert instructors.

Tailor-Made Course

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