Course fee: KSH 80,000, USD 1,000 Start Date: 07/02/2022 End Date: 11/02/2022



This training workshop will equip participants with the ability to perform multi criteria analysis of WASH, model wash projects, identify Most at Risk Populations, use GIS as a monitoring tool for WASH activities in line with global minimum standards.

Integration of GIS technologies in WASH programs boosts the implementation of target-based interventions because it aids in the construction of a model of the complex environment in a straightforward way that you can understand. 


5 Days


v Assess spatial data availability

v Carry out basic data analysis using statistical software

v Carry out water and sanitation modeling using GIS

v Collect data using Mobile data gathering tools

v Evaluate the spatial data requirements in Water Sanitation and Hygiene

v Understand the importance of Spatial Data Infrastructure (SDI) in WASH programs

v Use GIS and RS as a tool for monitoring WASH projects Activities

v Use participatory GIS (PGIS) at community level

v Scheme and implement GIS projects



Module 1:

v Introduction and definition of concepts

v Reviewing WASH concepts

v Introduction to GIS concepts 

v Components of GIS Systems

v GIS functions and capabilities in the context of WASH

v Principles of GIS

v Spatial Data Infrastructure in WASH


v Facilitated Field exercises in collection of GPS Data  in WASH

v GPS configuration and data capture using surveys

v GPS downloads 

v Integrating field GPS data in GIS databases

v Introduction to Global Navigation Satellites and GPS 

Module 2:

GIS Data Management

v Attributes manipulation in GIS

v Data Sources in GIS for WASH

v Facilitated Practical exercises in spatial Databases (Geo-databases)

v GIS database creation

v GIS database management

v Tabular data in GIS 

v Working with GIS Data

Module 3:

Development and presentation of maps

v Basic analysis and Geo processing

v Facilitated practical exercises in presentation using project’s data and map making 

v GIS Mapping

v Project activities/Mapping resources

v Online Mapping – Fusion Tables and Google Maps

v Styling and symbolization

 Case studies: GIS application in water quality testing

1. Identify and map critical areas of land use  

2. GIS to monitor water usage, water levels, and watch for trends 

The use of GIS and Remote Sensing in monitoring WASH projects

Module 4:

v Case study: The use of GIS and Remote Sensing in monitoring WASH projects

v Multi Criteria analysis and its applications 

v Participatory GIS for WASH

v Use of Mobile Phones for data Collection 

Module 5:

Statistical data analysis for WASH

v Any Order Tables

v Basic Inferential Statistics Tests (Correlation, Chi Square, T-Test and ANOVA)

v Basic Regression Analysis

v Creating a list

v Data Auditing

v Data Entry and Management with Excel

v Data Quality reporting

v Data validation

v Descriptive Statistics

v Entering Data: Data Forms

v Filtering Data

v Finding Records Using Criteria

v Frequency Tables

v Graphing Qualitative Data

v Graphing Quantitative Data

v Introduction to excel

v Introduction to Excel Pivot tables

v Manipulating data using formulas

v Outlining and Sorting data

v Preparing data for analysis

v Statistical Data Analysis with Excel

v Tabulations and Graphics

v Two Way Tables


The instructor led trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach and comprises of presentations, GIS software, Q-GIS, guided sessions of practical exercise, web based tutorials and group work. Our facilitators are seasoned industry experts with years of experience, working as professional and trainers in these fields.

All facilitation and course materials will be offered in English. The participants should be reasonably proficient in English.


v Training is residential and will be held at Afriex Training Centre.

v The course fee covers the course tuition, training materials, two break refreshments, lunch, and study visits.

v Accommodation and airport transfer are arranged upon request by the participant.

v This training can also be tailor made for your institution upon request. You can have it delivered in our training Centre or at a convenient location.

v For further inquiries, please contact us on

v Payment should be made to Afriex Training Limited bank account before the start of the training and receipts sent to

v Upon successful completion of this training, participants will be issued with an Afriex Training Ltd certificate.

Contact Details

Anniversary Towers 8th Flr, Nairobi
+254 715 310 685 | +254 732 543 623

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