- TypeTraining or Development Class
- Location Nairobi, Kenya
- Date 18-09-2023 - 22-09-2023
FineResults Research Services would like to invite you to take part in our upcoming workshops on Research at our FineResults Research Services training facilities in Nairobi, Kenya or online.
Data Collection And Processing Using CSPro
The Census and Survey Processing System (CSPro) is a public domain software package used by hundreds of organizations and tens of thousands of individuals for entering, editing, tabulating, and disseminating census and survey data. CSPro is designed to be as user-friendly as possible, yet powerful enough to handle the most complex applications. It can be used by a wide range of people, from non-technical staff assistants to senior demographers and programmers. CSPro supports data collection on android devices (phones and tablets). The CSEntry Android App works in collaboration with the desktop version of of CSPro. CSPro supports smart data transfer from Android or Windows devices to a server running CSWeb. This training is very practical consisting of demonstrations, practical exercises, and tests.
Participants will learn;
How to create the data dictionary, data entry screen and how to program checks and skips.
How data is stored in the system
Add, modify, verify and view cases (questionnaires).
Identify and report structure, value, and consistency errors in questionnaire data.
Define simple or complex hierarchical file organization.
Define hierarchical levels, identification items, records, items (fields or variables), value sets (categories of values), and values.
Export selected data variables to delimited (tab, comma, semicolon), SAS, SPSS, Stata, R, or CSPro formatted data files.
TOPICS TO BE COVERED
Module 1: Introduction
Flow chart of Data Processing
Data Processing and Data Collection
Data editing and coding
Data Entry and Cleaning
Introduction to CSPro
Installation of CSpro
CSPro General Concepts
Module 2: Data Dictionary
Introduction to Data Dictionary
Dictionary Concepts and Fundamentals
Adding and Naming Dictionary Elements
Levels, Records (Adding and Modifying)
Value Set/Special Values
Modifying the Dictionary elements
Document Dictionary Items
Relative and absolute positioning
Adding and modifying relations
Modifying Item Lengths and Dictionary Macros
Module 3: Data Entry Forms
Creating Data Entry Application
Generating Data Entry Forms
Data entry Tree
Running Data Entry Application
Changing data entry Characteristics
Data Entry Editing
Computer-Assisted Personal Interviewing(CAPI) data Entry
Module 4: Introduction to Batch Applications and Data Entry Operation
Introduction to Batch Applications
Planning a Data Entry Operation
Operator and System Controlled Modes
Module 5: Tabulation and Data Export to other formats
Selecting a Tabulation Application to Run
Defining File Associations
Export selected data variables to other formats (SPSS, Stata, Excel etc.)
This training can also be customized for your institution upon request. You can also have it delivered your preferred location.
For further inquiries, please contact us through Mobile: (+254 759 285 295) or Email: [email protected]
Participants should be reasonably proficient in English. During the trainings, participants should come with their own laptops.
In-person USD 900
Payment should be transferred to FineResults Research Services bank account one week prior to the training date and proof of payment sent to [email protected]
For any registration of 3 or more participants; we offer a discount of up to 10%.
This course fee covers the course tuition, training materials, two break refreshments, lunch, and study visits for in-person training.
Accommodation is arranged upon request. For reservations contact us through Mobile: (+254 759 285 295) or Email: [email protected]
Payment should be transferred to FineResults Research Limited bank before commencement of training. Send proof of payment through the email: [email protected]
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