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October 2019
$1800

Training workshop on Multi-Hazard Risk Assessment

14 October - 23 October
Versed Professional Services, 9656-00300
Nairobi, n 00300 Kenya
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Event Details: Multi-Hazard Risk Assessment Training INTRODUCTION This course deals with the procedures to collect, analyze and evaluate spatial information for risk assessment from natural and human-induced hazards (such as geological hazard, hydro-meteorological hazards, environmental hazards and technological hazards). The course will guide you through the entire process of risk assessment, on the basis of a case study of a city exposed to multiple hazards, in a developing country (Risk City). Also a number of case studies are used from…

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$1800

8 Days Workshop on Climate Risk Management in a Changing Environment

14 October - 23 October
Versed Professional Services, 9656-00300
Nairobi, n 00300 Kenya
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Event Details: Climate Risk Management in A Changing Environment INTRODUCTION Climate change and its impacts have become one of the most significant challenges of the 21st century. Climate-related risks, whether concurrent or prospective, need to be addressed swiftly as part of development strategies at all levels. With population expansion and rapid industrialization in both developed and developing countries, policy-makers need to ensure resilience to the possible exacerbation of risks caused by hydro-meteorological hazards due to climate change. However, understanding the…

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Research Approaches, Data Management & Analysis for Quantitative and Qualitative Researches using Stata & NVivo 14th to 25th October 2019

14 October @ 08:00 - 25 October @ 17:00
Versed Professional Services, 9656-00300
Nairobi, n 00300 Kenya
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Event Details: Research Approaches, Data Management & Analysis for Quantitative and Qualitative Researches using Stata & NVivo 1 INTRODUCTION This training seeks to enhance the skills of participants using both qualitative and quantitative research approaches in undertaking their researches, projects programs, feasibility studies among others. The training will cover ways to undertaking research with particular attention to collecting and analyzing both qualitative and quantitative data; the use of Information Technology for data collection (mobile Based Data Collection using ODK), data management analysis…

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$1050

Training Workshop on Community Development

21 October - 25 October
Versed Professional Services, 9656-00300
Nairobi, n 00300 Kenya
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Event Details: Community Development Training INTRODUCTION This certificate training is designed to introduce individuals to community development as a concept as well as basic skills in mobilizing communities for development and influencing social change. This training is, therefore, aimed at building the capacity of individuals involved in community mobilization as well as those seeking innovative approaches in community development activities. TRAINING OBJECTIVES By the end of the course, participants will be able to: Understand the concept of community development Identify…

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$1050

Training Workshop on Sustainable Local Economic Development

21 October - 25 October
Versed Professional Services, 9656-00300
Nairobi, n 00300 Kenya
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Event Details: Sustainable Local Economic Development training INTRODUCTION The focus of this course is on creating and managing multi-stakeholder processes that take place in the local and regional urban economy. Regions and localities are faced with two major trends in opposite directions: internationalization and decentralization. Internationalization exacerbates the interactions between the global and the local levels but operates selectively. KEY TAKEAWAYS Conceptualizing local economic development studies Why has LED become an issue? - Globalization, cohesion, and competitiveness Why has LED…

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$1050

Training Workshop on Grant Management

21 October - 25 October
Versed Professional Services, 9656-00300
Nairobi, n 00300 Kenya
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Event Details: Grant Management Training INTRODUCTION This course is comprehensive on grants management and fundraising, spanning the grants life cycle from pre-award through grant closeout. The course provides the Federal, pass-through, and recipient work forces with the knowledge and skills they need to improve program and public accountability, efficiency, and outcomes for beneficiaries. TRAINING OBJECTIVES Identify and understand the critical terms and conditions of grant aid for donor-funded projects Ensure compliance with donor terms and conditions Understand the donor requirements…

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$1050

Training Workshop on Contract Management

21 October - 25 October
Versed Professional Services, 9656-00300
Nairobi, n 00300 Kenya
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Event Details: Introduction to Contract Management Training INTRODUCTION The training course aims to equip participants with an awareness of a variety of tools, techniques and methods which will help them manage contracts more effectively. Participants will examine the contract life cycle, the responsibilities of key stakeholders within the life cycle, and strategies for effective contract management. FOR WHOM THE COURSE IS RELEVANT The course is particularly relevant for project managers, contract managers, HR managers, solicitors, stakeholders, business executives and/or anyone…

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$1050

Training Workshop on Finance for Non-Finance Managers

21 October - 22 October
Versed Professional Services, 9656-00300
Nairobi, n 00300 Kenya
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Event Details: Finance for Non-Finance Managers Training INTRODUCTION Business leaders rely on financial information to make effective decisions. The financial information provides a clear picture of the past, the present and the much-needed forecast to the future. By performing a good analysis of the financial standing of the business, the managers can effectively measure the impact in terms of cost-effectiveness, the profitability and the wealth creation for the shareholders and related stakeholders TRAINING OBJECTIVES To assist the Non-finance professionals to…

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$1050

Training workshop on Logistics, Commodity, and Supply Management

21 October - 25 October
Versed Professional Services, 9656-00300
Nairobi, n 00300 Kenya
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Event Details: Logistics, Commodity, and Supply Management Training INTRODUCTION Reliable and affordable supplies of commodities are critical for the success of any particular organization as it affects the quality of the services, their availability and also influences the cost of production. Therefore, an effective commodity management system must be in place to ensure their accessibility and effective utilization. This training program thus provides a platform for participants to understand skills for building, maintaining and sustaining an effective commodity supply systems.…

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$1050

Training workshop on Drought Contingency Planning

21 October - 25 October
Versed Professional Services, 9656-00300
Nairobi, n 00300 Kenya
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Event Details: Drought Contingency Planning Training INTRODUCTION Strengthening drought disaster preparedness at global, regional and national is critical to save lives, protect livelihoods and strengthen recovery from disasters and crises. However, significant gaps exist in the many international development systems in the coordination of disaster and emergency preparedness efforts. These can be addressed by better integrating contingency planning into organizational processes through establishing agreed standards and tools for multi-hazard emergency preparedness. Drought contingency planning ensures that individuals and organizations know…

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International Training on Research Design & Methodology, Data management, Analysis, Inferences and Reporting 28th October – 8th November 2019

28 October - 8 November
Versed Professional Services, 9656-00300
Nairobi, n 00300 Kenya
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Event Details:International Training on Research Design & Methodology, Data management, Analysis, Inferences and Reporting 1 INTRODUCTION In order to conduct and evaluate any research, it is important to come up and embrace appropriate research Design & Methodology, Data management, Analysis, Inferences and Reporting standards for decision making. Without appropriate research design and methodology, the entire process is distorted interfering with the integrity of data collect leading to an inaccurate and inappropriate analysis of research findings. Improper statistical analyses distort scientific findings,…

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$1050

Contingency Planning Training

28 October - 1 November
Versed Professional Services, 9656-00300
Nairobi, n 00300 Kenya
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Event Details: Contingency Planning Training INTRODUCTION Strengthening disaster preparedness at global, regional and national is critical to save lives, protect livelihoods and strengthen recovery from disasters and crises. However, significant gaps exist in the many international development systems in the coordination of disaster and emergency preparedness efforts. These can be addressed by better-integrating contingency planning and business continuity planning into organizational processes through establishing agreed standards and tools for multi-hazard emergency preparedness. TRAINING OBJECTIVES The training will aid participants in…

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$1050

Gender and Development Training

28 October - 1 November
Versed Professional Services, 9656-00300
Nairobi, n 00300 Kenya
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Event Details: Training on Gender and Development INTRODUCTION This training is aimed at building the capacity and commitment of participants to undertake programs targeted at eradicating gender-based violence and to develop a new movement for gender equality. This course offers a detailed examination of the concepts of gender, gender-based violence, sexuality, and rights. It further seeks to explore the impact of gender-based violence on various sectors of development e.g, education, health and agricultural development. TRAINING OBJECTIVES The overall purpose of…

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November 2019
$1050

Training Workshop on Effective Grant Proposal Writing

4 November - 8 November
Versed Professional Services, 9656-00300
Nairobi, n 00300 Kenya
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Event Details: Effective Grant Proposal Writing Training INTRODUCTION The course provides an understanding of and practice in grant proposal writing for non-profits, foundations, and government agencies. Our online structured proposal writing course will show you how to write a proposal that gets funded. This distance learning course will teach you to prepare grants proposal effectively and find the best funding sources for your projects and non-profits TRAINING OBJECTIVE By the end of this course, participants will be able to describe…

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Training on Mobile Data Collection using ODK and Kobo Toolbox (18th to 22nd November 2019)

18 November @ 08:00 - 22 November @ 17:00
Versed Professional Services, 9656-00300
Nairobi, n 00300 Kenya
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Event Details: Mobile Data Collection using ODK and Kobo Toolbox Training ODK and KOBO.JPG633×524 58.7 KB INTRODUCTION The exercise of data collection remains indispensable in capturing quality evidence that then translates to rich data analysis and allows the building of a convincing and credible answer to questions that have been posed. With different organizations, professional, Programmes and projects collecting data regularly to evaluate and monitor progress and performance, best practices of data collection are more needed than ever to ensure that…

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December 2019

International Training on Research Design & Methodology, Data management, Analysis, Inferences and Reporting (2nd to 13th December 2019)

2 December @ 08:00 - 13 December @ 17:00
Versed Professional Services, 9656-00300
Nairobi, n 00300 Kenya
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Event Details:International Training on Research Design & Methodology, Data management, Analysis, Inferences and Reporting International Research design.JPG702×523 72.7 KB INTRODUCTION In order to conduct and evaluate any research, it is important to come up and embrace appropriate research Design & Methodology, Data management, Analysis, Inferences and Reporting standards for decision making. Without appropriate research design and methodology, the entire process is distorted interfering with the integrity of data collect leading to an inaccurate and inappropriate analysis of research findings. Improper…

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