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Soil is often divided into various categories, such as clay, sand, silt, and loam, although there are an infinite number of soil varieties because soil compositions can vary widely in organic matter, large and small rocks, minerals, pH, and other factors. Most gardeners consider soil that has a combination of sand, silt, clay, and organic matter to be good soil.  This training will help you identify and prepare soil the the best results of your garden. It has to start with soil preparation. Click to download mobile app





This course will enable you  to develop the skills required to design and deliver engaging walking tours. The course is focused on region countries including Uganda , Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda and Burundi with Uganda as the main case study. You will learn about the various tour areas of East Africa, which contain a multitude of world-famous site and monuments, and about many of the individuals, institutions and events related to cultures. You will also develop the research skills, the interpretation skills and the public-speaking and logistical skills necessary to become an effective tour guide.


This  course enables learners to design value chain development projects. Learners will learn to analyse sub sectors and value chains, and to apply practical tools to select value chains that have potential for pro-poor growth. Learners will enhance your analytical skills to determine market requirements and identify competitive challenges. Learners will understand the different roles that relevant stakeholders play in developing value chains and learn to develop matching strategies. Learners  will be able to recognize prevailing value chain models and be familiar to facilitative and financial instruments.

This  course provides a general introduction to project management, ranging from the project planning process - setting up project aims and objectives and budgeting - to adoption and structure. It uses a variety of useful project planning tools, including risk analysis and management. It also examines the role of project manager and project team.

 This customer service course will provide participants with customer servicing skills essential for relating with customers, dealing with complaints and difficult situations whilst maintaining a strong focus on customer satisfaction and the customer experience. This customer service course will also provide participants with the knowledge and skills required to ensure that products and services are delivered and maintained to the standards your customers have come to expect.

This short course “Introduction to ODK For Mobile phone Data Collection” is intended to train persons wishing to learn the alternative to paper data collection using a mobile phone.. This course is 95% practical and can be completed within 30 days from date of enrollment.

Awarding Institution:

Kampala Virtual Education Institute : training@kavedin.co.uk

Taught by: Mr. Moses M. Mwebaze

Audience:

This course can be taken by all persons. However, workers  with NGOs, Gov't, Business in the field of survey research, research academicians, Data managers and students carrying out research, stand to benefit most.

Communication:

For any communication, do not hesitate to send an email to mwebazem@skillscenter.co.ug” or better still, send a whatsApp message on +256704905913 (Always start your message with “Odk class”)

Course Description:

In this course, learners will acquire knowledge and skills on how to use a smartphone to collect data from the field and send it automatically to the data center even before leaving the field. Interesting-isn’t it?  This will include installing and configuring the necessary software, creating the forms, setup a database and connecting the components to achieve on the task. (Step by step instructions & demos)

Learning Outcome:

·         Learners will be able to explain the importance of mobile data collection over traditional paper collection.

·         Understand the advantages and disadvantages of collecting data using Open data kit (ODK) technology.

·         Install Odk software components (on Googleapp and/or local server)

·         Configure Java, Odk Aggregator  with Google Apps (Online)

·         Configure Java, Odk Aggregator with Xamp server (Offline)

·         Build a simple form with a Odk build

·         Export the form to be used on smart phone

·         Build a complex form with xlsForm using excel spreadsheets

·         Collect data and send to database (online/offline)

Topics by Week:

Topic 1: Introduction to Data collection with mobile phone

Topic 2: Understanding the role of software involved

Topic 3: Setup & Configuration 1 (for use with GoogleApps Engine)

Topic 4: Designing & Deploying Forms

Topic 5: Testing System (Data Collection & Access)

Topic 6: Setup & Configuration II (for use with Xampp Server)                                




Step into the world of digital marketing with the training on your figure tips. During this course, explore the components of brand building and see how modern marketers drive successful campaigns using content, email, social media, paid advertising channels, and more. Click to download Mobile App






You too can become a windows software expert by knowing how to use some of the things a lot of people underlook until they are caught up in a fix. This windows Introduction equips you with essentials of using the newest user operating system from Microsoft. All the best. 

This is a unique Teach Yourself Swahili course. We have designed it to give you a very easy way to learn to speak, read, and even write Swahili words correctly. It gives you the ability to learn new Swahili words not only by the way they are written but also with correct pronunciation.  We have made great efforts to provide in this course many useful Swahili words that you will surely find handy in many practical situations.


                                                 

China is the second largest economy in the world and economic, academic collaboration, culture education among others activities have greatly increased between China and other countries of the world. The Chinese Language is presently spoken by approx. 1.3bn people. It's of great importance to learn Chinese today. China, on the other hand, desires to have English speaking people to train or support the Chinese people such as tourists-You need to know the Chinese language to teach, collaborate or support the  Chinese people.Here we are going to learn about Chinese -Mandarin.  My name is MIKE "LǍOSHĪ "("Teacher "Mike) and I'm ready to astound you with my unparalleled ability to make learning Chinese fun and effective.

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The course provides the client with clear knowledge of how to improve the Supply and Cold Chain. The course also teaches the clients about why improvements are important and what profits cab be expected due to the establishment of a more refined Supply or Cold Chain.


The course clearly examines the fundamental psycho / educational and career development principles & theories which impact on Guidance. It requires considerable reading, independent study, team / group work and clarification of values exercises and active class participation.

Ever desired to learn how to play a piano!  Then what stopped you...?  I guess busy work schedule, no time to go school extra . We are bringing closer to you contents of piano lessons so that you can be able to learn from home with experienced tutors. Do not forget one cardinal rule : Commitment.  So welcome to your own e-school. Simply  enroll yourself into the course!



Monitoring and evaluation (M&E) is an essential component of any intervention, project, or program. This course covers the basics of program monitoring and evaluation. It also defines common terms and discusses why M&E is essential for program management.

Expected Audience

This course can be taken by all persons. However, learners working in the field of survey research research academicians, social programs, Data managers, program manager  and students stand to benefit most.

Learning Outcomes

  • At the end of this course, you will be able to:
  • identify the basic purposes and scope of M&E;
  • differentiate between monitoring functions and evaluation functions;
  • describe the functions of an M&E plan;
  • identify the main components of an M&E plan;
  • identify and differentiate between conceptual frameworks, results frameworks and logic models;
  • describe how frameworks are used for M&E planning;
  • identify criteria for the selection of indicators;
  • describe how indicators are linked to frameworks;
  • identify types of data sources; and
  • describe how information can be used for decision-making.

Topics to be covered

  •          Introduction and  M&E Concepts 
  •           M&E Plans 
  •           Frameworks  
  •           Indicators 
  •           Data Sources 
  •           Final Test                                                                                                                                                                    
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