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Training on Mobile Data Collection using KoBoToolBox

Venue: Istanbul – Turkey Registration deadline: October 30, 2022  Training Date: November 19 to 21, 2022 Register before: October  20, 2022 to get 10% Discount

What this course is about:

KoBoToolbox is a suite of tools for field data collection for use in challenging environments. The software is free and open source. It allows data collection using Android enabled mobile devices and data submission to an online server. This training will equip the participants with skills to develop, implement and manage mobile data collection platform using KoboToolbox

What you will learn

By the end of this course the participants will be able to:

  • Create survey forms using Build or XLSForms
  • Set up Form Builder, Kobo Collect and KoboToolbox
  • Upload forms to KoboToolbox server
  • Load forms into Kobo Collect on an Android device
  • Use Kobo Collect to fill out forms with field participants
  • Upload survey data from Kobo Collect to KoboToolbox server
  • Analyze and manage collected data

Course Outline

Introduction to Mobile Data Collection

  • Introduction to mobile data collection
  • Common mobile based data collection platforms
  • Data aggregation, storage, and dissemination
  • Understanding question types forming a questionnaire

Introduction to KoboToolbox

  • Components of KoboToolbox
  • Kobo Form builder
  • KoboCollect
  • KoboToolbox server

Setting up KoBoCollect

  • KoBoCollect Installation from google play
  • Manual installation of KoBoCollect
  • KoBoCollect Menus, Settings and Security
  • Best practices for KoBoCollect

KoboToolBox Server

  • Configuring KoboToolBox  Server
  • Setting up local server
  • Uploading the form to KoboToolBox  Server
  • Managing forms in KoboToolBox  Server
  • Working with submitted data in KoboToolBox  Server
  • Administering KoboToolBox  Server

Designing and Creating forms using Formbuilder

  • Designing forms online using Formbuilder
  • Uploading forms to KoboToolBox  Server
  • Form properties

Designing and Creating form using XLS form

  • Introduction to XLSForm
  • Components of XLSForm
  • Question types
  • Form Logic, styling, language
  • Form operators and functions
  • Constraints & Skips
  • Form validation
  • Uploading form to KoboToolBox  Server

Using KoboCollect for field data collection

  • Filling forms in KoBoCollect
  • Managing forms in KoBoCollect
  • Collecting different types of data
  • Advanced use and best practices
  • Submitting data to KoboToolBox  Server

Data Management

  • Exporting data from KoboToolBox  Server as CSV
  • Downloading data in different formats
  • Formatting data for further analysis using statistical applications
  • Outputting data through Google spreadsheet

Visualizing Geographic Data

  • Exporting GPS Coordinates to Google maps
  • Exporting GPS data for Mapping/Visualizing
  • Visualizing GIS data using QGIS

Targeted audience

  • Humanitarian professionals including managers, supervisors/officers

Medium of Instruction:

English

Duration & Venue:       

November 19 to 21, 2022

Istanbul, Turkey

Registration Deadline:   

October 30, 2022

Early Bird Discount:  

10 % discount will be offered if registered before October 20, 2022.

Course Fee:

  • Local Organizations                                      USD 390
  • International Organizations                       USD 490
  • Other Countries                                             USD 590

Residential Package: 

Residential Package is available at the venue hotel on payment of required charges.

Discount Policy: Group Discount (from same organisation):

On every three paid nominations from same organisation, one person (i.e fourth one) will be free of charge.

In-House Training:

CRSM also offers this training for your organisation as an in-house event. This will be cost effective and customised for your organisation’s specific needs.

For Further Information, Please Contact:

Email: registration@crsmconsulting.net

Tel: +92 321 55 65 072 or +92 316 58 87 783

Format

  • In-Person

Category

  • Training/Workshop

Themes

  • Mobile Data

Course language

  • English

Ms SARA

Trainer

Email: Sara@crsmcunsulting.com

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Format

  • In-Person

Category

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Themes

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Course language

  • English
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