Data Analysis in Report Writing and Evaluation Course

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We are proud to offer this course in a variety of training formats to suit your needs. We use the highest quality learning facilities to make sure your experience is as comfortable as possible. Our face to face calendar allows you to choose any classroom course of your choice to be delivered at any venue of your choice - offering you the ultimate in convenience and value for money.

June 2024

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DRE012 17 Jun 2024 - 21 Jun 2024 5 days Nairobi, Kenya KES 83,000 | $1,100 Register
DRE012 24 Jun 2024 - 28 Jun 2024 5 days Kisumu, Kenya KES 84,000 | $1,100 Register
DRE012 17 Jun 2024 - 21 Jun 2024 5 days Arusha, Tanzania $1,800 Register
DRE012 17 Jun 2024 - 21 Jun 2024 5 days Kampala, Uganda $1,900 Register
DRE012 17 Jun 2024 - 21 Jun 2024 5 days Accra, Ghana $2,400 Register
DRE012 24 Jun 2024 - 28 Jun 2024 5 days Cape Town, South Africa $2,400 Register
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June 2024

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DRE012 17 Jun 2024 - 21 Jun 2024 5 days Half-day KES 60,000 | USD 699 Register
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June 2024

17 Jun - 21 Jun 2024
5 days
KES 83,000 $1,100
24 Jun - 28 Jun 2024
5 days
KES 84,000 $1,100
17 Jun - 21 Jun 2024
5 days
17 Jun - 21 Jun 2024
5 days
17 Jun - 21 Jun 2024
5 days
24 Jun - 28 Jun 2024
5 days
Cape Town
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June 2024

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DRE012 17 Jun 2024 - 21 Jun 2024 5 days Half-day KES 60,000 | USD 699 Register
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This course focuses on developing skills in data analysis, report writing, and evaluation techniques. Participant will learn how to collect, analyze, and interpret data effectively to produce comprehensive reports. Emphasis will be placed on understanding various data analysis methods, utilizing appropriate tools and software, and communicating findings clearly through written reports. Additionally, students will learn evaluation techniques to assess the quality and effectiveness of reports.


5 Days

Who should attend?

  • Data analysts
  • Research assistants
  • Project managers
  • Consultants
  • Policy analysts
  • Marketing analysts
  • Quality assurance specialists
  • Program evaluators

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Course Objectives

  • Understand the principles of data analysis and its role in report writing and evaluation.
  • Learn various methods and techniques for data collection, organization, and analysis.
  • Gain proficiency in using data analysis software and tools.
  • Develop skills in interpreting and presenting data effectively.
  • Learn techniques for writing clear, concise, and informative reports.
  • Understand the importance of evaluation in assessing report quality and effectiveness.

Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Data Analysis and Report Writing

  • Overview of the course objectives and structure
  • Importance of data analysis in report writing and evaluation
  • Basic principles of data analysis
  • Understanding the role of data in decision-making and problem-solving
  • Introduction to different types of reports and their purposes

Module 2: Data Collection and Organization

  • Methods of data collection (surveys, interviews, observations, etc.)
  • Strategies for designing effective data collection instruments
  • Techniques for organizing and managing data (data cleaning, coding, etc.)
  • Ethical considerations in data collection and management
  • Hands-on exercises in collecting and organizing data

Module 3: Data Analysis Methods

  • Descriptive statistics: mean, median, mode, standard deviation, etc.
  • Inferential statistics: hypothesis testing, regression analysis, etc.
  • Data visualization techniques: graphs, charts, tables, etc.
  • Selecting the appropriate analysis method based on the research question and data type
  • Practical applications and case studies demonstrating data analysis methods

Module 4: Report Writing and Presentation

  • Structure and components of a report (introduction, methodology, results, discussion, conclusion, recommendations)
  • Writing clear and concise reports: tips for effective communication
  • Incorporating data analysis findings into reports
  • Presentation techniques: creating visually appealing slides, effective delivery strategies
  • Peer review and feedback mechanisms for improving report writing and presentation skills

Module 5: Evaluation Techniques

  • Criteria for evaluating reports: accuracy, completeness, clarity, relevance, etc.
  • Evaluation methods: self-assessment, peer review, expert evaluation
  • Using rubrics and assessment tools to evaluate reports
  • Assessing the quality and effectiveness of data analysis techniques
  • Strategies for providing constructive feedback and fostering improvement

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The instructor led trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach and comprise of presentations, guided sessions of practical exercise, web-based tutorials and group work. Our facilitators are seasoned industry experts with years of experience, working as professional and trainers in these fields.

All facilitation and course materials will be offered in English. The participants should be reasonably proficient in English.


Upon successful completion of this training, participants will be issued with an Indepth Research Institute (IRES) certificate certified by the National Industrial Training Authority (NITA).


The training will be held at IRES Training Centre. The course fee covers the course tuition, training materials, two break refreshments and lunch.

All participants will additionally cater for their, travel expenses, visa application, insurance, and other personal expenses.


Accommodation and airport pickup are arranged upon request. For reservations contact the Training Officer.

Email:[email protected]

Mob: +254 715 077 817


This training can also be customized to suit the needs of your institution upon request. You can have it delivered in our IRES Training Centre or at a convenient location.

For further inquiries, please contact us on Tel: +254 715 077 817

Mob: +254 792516000+254 792516010 ,or mail [email protected]


Payment should be transferred to IRES account through bank on or before start of the course.

Send proof of payment to [email protected]

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