Completed eLearning Courses (2018 to 2016)

11 - 22 June 2018 | Online
e-Learning Course R for Official Statistics
This e-Learning course introduces participants to the basic operations of the R and its application to official statistics. R is an open source is statistical analysis package which is rapidly gaining users in all fields of statistics. The focus of the course in on the use of R for common tasks within as official statisticians’ work, rather than on statistical theory and methods.
9 May 5 June 2018 | Online
First e-Learning Course on Introduction of Official Statistics
This e-Learning course introduces participants to the principles, systems and processes involved in the production of official statistics, both nation-ally and internationally. The focus of the course in on the big ideas that underpin official statisticians’ work, rather than on statistical theory and methods.
21 May - 14 June 2018 | On-line
e-Learning course on Food balance sheet

This is an e-learning course, will cover topics on Food Balance Sheet (FBS), relating to
 Basic concepts and main uses related to FBS
 Process for compiling FBS, in particular, how to collect the necessary information, fill the supply and utilization account, standardize and aggregate the estimates and apply various balancing and imputation of missing data methods
 Compile FBS and derive per capita estimates using the recommended and alternative approaches


Objective: Improve the capacity of countries to adopt cost-effective and reliable methods for producing minimum set of agricultural and rural statistics
1 - 29 March 2018 | On-Line course
First e-Learning course on Price Statistics
The course provided a strong foundation for the practical understanding and application of the theory of price indices, techniques for price index construction and compilation. It is designed for mid-to-senior level price statisticians and similar level statisticians in charge of designing, data collection, processing and dissemination of price data collections.
19 February - 16 March 2018 | On-line
First e-Learning course on Integrated Economic Statistics to support 2008 SNA implementation

The course provided a strong foundation for the practical understanding and application of the 2008 System of National Accounts methods for specific topics. The objectives of the training program are (i) rationalize data sources for economic statistics and understand the inter-linkages between the various data collections and compilations (ii) plan for effective economic census questionnaires and tabulation plans and (iii) plan for the use of economic census results for other economic data collections and in the compilation of national accounts.

9 October to 10 November 2017 | On-line
First E-learning Course on the System of Environmental-Economic Accounting (SEEA) Central Framework

The course provided a strong foundation for the practical understanding and application of the System of Environmental-Economic Accounting (SEEA) Central Framework. The objectives of the training program are (i) to help participants acquire knowledge and skills to deepen their understanding of the accounting principles and basic data needs for compiling environmental-economic accounts according to the SEEA Central Framework; and (ii) to facilitate experience sharing among countries. Course Information

12 June to 21 July 2017 (On Line)
Ninth Intermediate-level e-learning Course on System of National Accounts (SNA): Integrated Transaction Accounts

The courses progressively introduce SNA concepts and compilation methods and the changes introduced in the latest update of SNA standards—the SNA 2008. The first course is a basic-level elearning course that introduces the basic tenets of the SNA 2008; its target participants are junior statisticians engaged in some aspect of compiling national accounts statistics or data collection of its source statistics.
13 March– 14 April 2017 (On Line)
Eleventh Basic-level e-learning Course on System of National Accounts (2008 SNA): Integrated Transaction Accounts

To provide an overview of the SNA 2008 and to demonstrate methods and techniques for compiling transactional accounts in the SNA 2008.
26 October - 9 December 2016
Eighth Intermediate-level e-learning Course on System of National Accounts (SNA): Integrated Transaction Accounts

The course will provide a strong foundation for the practical understanding and application of the 2008 System of National Accounts in the compilation of key national accounts aggregates. The objectives of the course are to provide an overview of the main changes in the SNA 2008 relative to the SNA 1993 and their effects, demonstrate methods and techniques for compiling transactional accounts in the SNA 2008, and explain use of volume measures in national accounts.

15 August to 16 September 2016 , On-line
Tenth Basic-Level e-Learning Course on System of National Accounts (2008 SNA): Integrated Transaction Accounts
It is designed for junior- and mid-level government statisticians with some knowledge of the SNA or involved in the collection and compilation of statistics that support national accounts compilation. Users of national accounts statistics outside compiling agencies or those interested to work on national accounts in the future may find this course useful.
16 May - 27 June 2016, On-line

Seventh Intermediate-level e-learning Course on System of National Accounts (2008 SNA): Integrated Transaction Accounts

14 March to 15 April 2016 , On-line

Ninth Basic-Level e-Learning Course on System of National Accounts (2008 SNA): Integrated Transaction Accounts