Course Schedule

Our traditional courses attract professionals from over twenty-five African countries to Johannesburg. As a result, CESAR is recognised as a foremost provider of specialised research and statistics short courses in Africa. At CESAR, our goal is the efficient transfer of functional up-to-date knowledge from technical experts to hands-on professionals in their fields

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Traditional training in Johannesburg and Cape Town

Join the hundreds of participants from over 25 countries who have flown into Johannesburg and Cape Town to attend our open courses. Interact and network with other researchers from diverse fields. Have fun and learn in interactive sessions with our dynamic facilitators who are research scientists, each with over 15 years of research and teaching experience.

First Semester

January to June 2020 Schedule:

January

Johannesburg

22nd – 24th Jan (3 days)

Johannesburg

27th – 31st Jan (5 days)

February

Johannesburg

12th – 14th Feb (3 days)

Johannesburg

17th – 19th Feb (3 days)

Johannesburg

26th – 28th Feb (3 days)

March

Johannesburg

16th – 20th Mar (5 days)

Johannesburg

23rd – 27th Mar (5 days)

April

Johannesburg

 06th – 08th Apr (3 days)

Johannesburg

15th – 17th Apr (5 days)

Johannesburg

22nd – 24th Apr (3 days)

May

Johannesburg

06th – 08th May (3 days)

Cape Town

11th – 15th May (5 days)

June

Johannesburg

03rd – 05th June (3 days)

Johannesburg

10th – 12th June (5 days)

Johannesburg

24th – 26th June (3 days)

Second Semester

July to December 2020 Schedule:

July

Johannesburg

10th – 12th July (3 days)

Johannesburg

17th – 19th July (3 days)

August

Johannesburg

05th – 07th Aug (3 days)

Johannesburg

17th – 21st Aug (5 days)

Johannesburg

24th – 28th Aug (5 days)

September

Johannesburg

02nd – 04th Sept (3 days)

Johannesburg

07th – 09th Sept (3 days)

Johannesburg

16th – 18th Sept (3 days)

October

Johannesburg

07th – 09th Oct (3 days)

Johannesburg

14th – 16th Oct (3 days)

Johannesburg

26th – 30th Oct (5 days)

November

Johannesburg

02nd – 04th Nov (3 days)

Johannesburg

09th – 13th Nov (5 days)

Johannesburg

11th – 13th Nov (3 days)

Cape Town

23rd – 27th Nov (5 days)

Johannesburg

23rd – 25th Nov (3 days)

Johannesburg

30th Nov – 04th Dec
(5 days)

December

Johannesburg

07th – 11th Dec (5 days)

Johannesburg

07th – 11th Dec (5 days)

Johannesburg

09th – 11th Dec (3 days)

Johannesburg

09th – 11th Dec (3 days)

Online training

from the comfort of your own space anywhere in the world

Join our virtual courses and learn in the comfort of your own space. The facilitator-participant interaction is paramount to extracting the best value from research and statistical courses. Therefore, our virtual courses are delivered as interactive teaching on live webinar, with self-paced learning and practical sessions. Each course is spread out over three to four weeks to provide sufficient time for self-paced learning, practical exercises and facilitator feedback. 

Participants will receive the following:

  1. Access to interactive webinars
  2. Videos for every interactive webinar session
  3. All training materials before the course
  4. Have self-learning practical sessions

January

February

March

April

May

June

Second Semester

July to December 2020 Schedule:

August

Monday, Wednesday, Saturday OR
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

Choose to attend the above “Comprehensive Data Analysis Course using STATA” or any of the three components of the comprehensive course at your own pace.

1. Learning to use Stata

Monday, Wednesday, Saturday OR 
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

2. Descriptive and stratified analysis using Stata

Monday, Wednesday, Saturday OR
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

3. Inferential analysis using Stata

Monday, Wednesday, Saturday OR 
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

Comprehensive Research Methodology Course

Monday, Wednesday, Saturday OR 
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

Choose to attend the above “Comprehensive Research Methodology Course” or any of the two components of the comprehensive course at your own pace.

Monday, Wednesday, Saturday OR 
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

Monday, Wednesday, Saturday OR 
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

September

Monday, Wednesday, Saturday OR 
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

Monday, Wednesday, Saturday OR 
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

October

Comprehensive Data Analysis Course Using STATA

Monday, Wednesday, Saturday OR
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

Choose to attend the above “Comprehensive Data Analysis Course using STATA” or any of the three components of the comprehensive course at your own pace.

1. Learning to use Stata

Monday, Wednesday, Saturday OR
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

2. Descriptive and stratified analysis using Stata

Monday, Wednesday, Saturday OR
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

3. Inferential analysis using Stata

Monday, Wednesday, Saturday OR
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

Comprehensive Research Methodology Course

Monday, Wednesday, Saturday OR
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

Choose to attend the above “Comprehensive Research Methodology Course” or any of the two components of the comprehensive course at your own pace.

1. Quantitative Research Methodology Course

Monday, Wednesday, Saturday OR
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

2. Qualitative Research Methods Course

Monday, Wednesday, Saturday OR
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

Data Analysis Training Using R

Monday, Wednesday, Saturday OR
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

November

Scientific Report Writing

Monday, Wednesday, Saturday OR
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

A Comprehensive Course on Monitoring and Evaluation

Monday, Wednesday, Saturday OR
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

Comprehensive Data Analysis Course Using Stata

Monday, Wednesday, Saturday OR
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

Advanced Course in Multiple Regression and Causal Inference

Monday, Wednesday, Saturday OR
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

Qualitative Research Methods Course

Monday, Wednesday, Saturday OR
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

In-house training

Many organisations in diverse countries have opted for our in-house training option. If your organisation would like customised in-house training,

Training Testimonials

As a result of our dedication to excellence, we receive excellent feedback from the hundreds of research and evaluation professionals we train every year from across the continent.

“The whole course was amazing! Statistics has always intimidated me, but I am a lot more comfortable with it. Thank you!”
February 2020, Comprehensive Data Analysis Course using STATA

“I enjoyed understanding the statistical concepts and the principles behind them. As well as the ability to use STATA. A powerful tool.”
November 2019, Comprehensive Data Analysis using STATA

“My major learning points were knowing how to analyse quantitative data and reporting it effectively, Descriptive statistical analysis for questionnaire analysis and inferential statistical analysis for bug data and for inferring from a small but representative sample”
August 2019, Comprehensive Data Analysis Course using STATA

“I enjoyed gaining an understanding of the structure and layout of a scientific paper, as well as the steps for preparation and writing”
November 2019, Scientific Report Writing course

Other Services

Research Consultancy

CESAR provides consultancy services in all aspects of research from inception to completion.

Technical Support Hiring

Our consultancy team includes a range of in-house research and evaluation experts including epidemiologists, statisticians, demographer, quantitative economist and public health practitioner.

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