Posted by Cause4
A lot of projects and programs have failed to have the impacts they were designed to have because they did not incorporate GIS in their project operations. A geographical information system (GIS) is a collection of hardware software, and procedures to collect, manage, retrieve, manipulate, analyze and display spatial data. This training workshop will equip participants with the ability to perform multi criteria analysis of WASH, model wash projects, identify Most at Risk Populations, use GIS as a monitoring tool for WASH activities in line with SPHERE minimum standards.
WASH specialists, M & E Experts, Public health,Program Manager, Students and Risk assessors, water engineers.
By the end of this course the participants will be able to:
Introduction and definition of concepts
Introduction to GIS Software (QGIS)
Mobile based data collection in WASH
Case studies and demonstration on various GIS based on project’s data
Case study: GIS and Remote Sensing as a tool in monitoring WASH projects
Development and presentation of maps
Facilitated practical exercises in map making and presentation using project data
This course is delivered by our seasoned trainers who have vast experience as expert professionals in the respective fields of practice. The course is taught through a mix of practical activities, theory, group works and case studies.
Training manuals and additional reference materials are provided to the participants.
Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be issued with a certificate.
We can also do this as tailor-made course to meet organization-wide needs. Contact us to find out more: [email protected]