Monitoring & Evaluation of Construction Projects course


The Monitoring & Evaluation of Construction Projects course is of great importance as it provides individuals in the construction industry with the necessary skills to effectively monitor and evaluate project activities. By attending this course, participants can enhance their project management abilities, ensure project success, maintain quality standards, manage risks, and engage stakeholders effectively. It equips them with the knowledge and techniques needed to track progress, identify deviations, address issues, and make data-driven decisions for improved project outcomes. Overall, this course plays a crucial role in enhancing project performance and achieving desired results in construction projects.

Duration: 5Days

Target Audience

  • Project Managers
  • Construction Engineers
  • Architects
  • Construction Supervisors
  • Quality Assurance/Quality Control Professionals
  • Government Officials and Regulators
  • Consultants and Advisors

1.      Understand the importance of monitoring and evaluation in construction projects: Participants will gain a clear understanding of why monitoring and evaluation are crucial components of construction project management. They will learn how effective monitoring and evaluation contribute to project success, quality control, risk management, and stakeholder engagement.

2.      Learn monitoring techniques and tools: Participants will acquire knowledge of various monitoring techniques and tools used in construction projects. They will learn how to track project activities, measure progress, identify deviations, and assess performance against predetermined targets or benchmarks. They will also learn how to effectively use technology and software for monitoring purposes.

3.      Develop evaluation skills: Participants will learn how to conduct evaluations to assess the effectiveness and impact of construction projects. They will gain insights into different evaluation methodologies, data collection techniques, and analysis approaches. They will understand how to measure project outcomes, identify strengths and weaknesses, and make evidence-based decisions for project improvement.

4.      Enhance project management capabilities: The course aims to enhance participants' project management skills in the context of monitoring and evaluation. They will learn how to integrate monitoring and evaluation activities into the overall project management framework. They will gain knowledge of project planning, scheduling, budgeting, and risk management techniques that support effective monitoring and evaluation.

5.      Foster stakeholder engagement: Participants will understand the importance of engaging stakeholders throughout the monitoring and evaluation process. They will learn effective communication and collaboration strategies to involve stakeholders, gather their feedback, and incorporate it into decision-making. They will also learn how to present monitoring and evaluation findings in a clear and persuasive manner.

Module 1: Introduction to Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E)

  • Importance and objectives of M&E in construction projects
  • Role of M&E in project management

Module 2: Key Concepts and Principles of M&E

  • Project objectives and indicators
  • Data collection methods and tools
  • Data analysis and interpretation
  • Reporting and feedback mechanisms

Module 3: Designing an M&E Framework for Construction Projects

  • Setting project objectives and SMART indicators
  • Developing a monitoring plan
  • Establishing a baseline for comparison
  • Defining data collection methods and frequency

Module 4: Data Collection Methods in Construction Projects

  • Site visits and observations
  • Surveys and questionnaires
  • Interviews with stakeholders
  • Document reviews and analysis

Module 5: Data Analysis and Interpretation in Construction Projects

  • Quantitative analysis techniques (e.g., statistical analysis)
  • Qualitative analysis techniques (e.g., thematic analysis)
  • Data visualization and reporting tools

Module 6: Performance Measurement and Evaluation in Construction Projects

  • Cost performance analysis
  • Schedule adherence evaluation
  • Quality control and assurance
  • Stakeholder satisfaction assessment

Module 7: Risk Assessment and Management in M&E

  • Identifying and assessing risks in construction projects
  • Developing risk mitigation strategies
  • Monitoring and managing risks throughout the project lifecycle

Module 8: Reporting and Communication in M&E

  • Effective reporting techniques and formats
  • Communicating M&E findings to stakeholders
  • Facilitating feedback and improvement processes

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FAQs & Course Administration Details:

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 Phone: +254 715 077 817 or Email: [email protected].
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).
Payment should be transferred to IRES account through bank on or before start of the course. Send proof of payment to [email protected].
Accommodation and airport pickup are arranged upon request. For reservations contact the Training Officer. Email: [email protected] Phone: +254 715 077 817.