At the end of the course, participants are able to conduct needs assessment utilizing the proper processes and data collection tools.
Assessments are a vital element of the project planning process: they provide the information on which decisions to intervene or not will be made. This course enables participants to improve the quality of their needs assessments and therefore the relevance of potential interventions that may follow.
The course presents the various tasks to be completed throughout the whole assessment process and focus on techniques and tools used to collect information during interviews with stakeholders. It includes a one-day field exercise to practice the acquired knowledge and skills.