Center of Studies & Research

Directorate General of Planning and Studies,

Ministry of Health,

P.O. Box 393,

Postal Code 113,


(+968) 24697551 or
(+968) 24696702

[email protected]


Training workshop of pilot study for NCD & GATS Surveys

Training Date:30th November, 2015 To 03rd December, 2015
Training Location: TBA
Training Time: 08:00
Training Language: English & Arabic
Training Audience: Lab Technicians & Data Collectors

This workshop will involve training for the pilot study of the two surveys to be conducted in the field for questionnaire, data collection and management procedures to ensure the full survey  will be carried out in a high quality manner.   Objectives of the workshop:
  • Review  pre-test questionnaire including question and response wording, probing instructions, skip logic and length and time of interview
  • Observe pre-test implementation in one rural and one urban environment, if feasible and as applicable.
  • Testing the  data collection that will be  adopted for full survey implementation
  • Debrief survey central team on strength, weakness and recommendations on pre-test preparations and implementation.
  • Test the integration between NCD and GATS surveys (Yes/No)