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Course Name: Mobile Based Data Collection using MagPi

Special offer for group registration:
Number of participants Fees
2-5 $ 700
6 -10 $ 650
11-50 $ 500
> 50 $ 450
To register as a group, contact us through: E: or give us a call on T: +254707053111
Course Date Duration Location Fee: Registrations
Date: 25/09/2023 - 29/09/2023 5 Days Abuja, Nigeria $ 950 Click to register
Date: 23/10/2023 - 27/10/2023 5 Days Nairobi, Kenya $ 950 Click to register
Date: 20/11/2023 - 24/11/2023 5 Days Mombasa, Kenya $ 950 Click to register
Date: 04/12/2023 - 08/12/2023 5 Days Abuja, Nigeria $ 950 Click to register


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Course Description

Data is very important in planning. Magpi is a set of tools that are used for field data collection using android mobile phones (devices) and allows data submission to an online or cloud server. Magpi’s major advancement on mobile data collection is its ability to collect data using any phone device – not only Smartphones. This is made possible by the Magpi SMS data collection that supports all types of phone devices. If you have always wanted to learn how to collect, manage and analyze data using mobile devices, this training course is for you. This training course also comes with an additional GIS module to help participants put the skills acquired into perspective. The GIS module will help participants work with spatial data.


Learning outcomes

By the end of this course the participants will be able to:

    Apply best practices in mobile data collection setup and administration

    Setup a Magpi account

    Author/Digitize surveys using Magpi

    Setup, manage and administer a mobile data collection system using Magpi

    Collect data on Mobile devices using Magpi Plus

    Collect data using SMS service

    Collect data using IVR (Interactive Voice Response)

    Use Magpi messaging tool

    Manage external enumerators

    Collect Geo data and generate mapped data

    Manage, visualize and analyze data on the Magpi platform

    Learn about other similar mobile data collection tools and technologies


Who should enroll?

The course is useful for professionals who use data as part of their work and who need to make decisions from data analysis. This course does not assume prior knowledge of Magpi or any other data collection platform. 



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Why train with us

Vital Extra Learning guarantees our clients:

    State-of-the-art facilities and training infrastructure

    Extended tradition of hand-holding during post engagement

    Service delivery through highly seasoned industry experts.

    Value for money


This training can be customized for your institution or delivered at your preferred location upon request. For training customization, contact us through
Email: info@
+234 (0) 8038 066705,
+234 (0) 9039055940
+254 707 053 111


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