Completed eLearning Courses (2020 to 2018)

14 September - 16 October 2020
Introduction to energy statistics and energy accounts (e-Learning course)
This course introduces concepts relevant to compiling energy statistics and accounts, including compilation of relevant SDG indicators. The topics covered include physical supply and use tables, asset accounts, valuation and data sources. Two webinars will also be held as part of the course to provide an overview of the topics and allow participants to ask questions. Following the completion of the course and depending on resource availabilty, in-kind support will be provided to countries interested in the compilation of the energy accounts using tools that will be introduced and discussed during the course.
10 August - 18 September 2020 | Online
e-Learning Course on Compiling National Metadata for the Sustainable Development Goals
This course introduces concepts relevant to compiling metadata at the national level with emphasis on metadata for the SDGs. Among other topics covered, the course provides details on the template for compiling metadata which has been agreed upon at the international level. Two webinars will also be held as part of the course to provide an overview of the topics and allow participants to ask questions.
29 June - 31 August 2020
Intermediate-level e-learning Course on System of National Accounts (SNA): Integrated Transaction Accounts
The main objectives of this course are to provide deep knowledge about integrated transaction accounts, introduce the 2008 SNA-changes from 1993 SNA, explain the use of volume measures in national accounts and brief the participants about SDGs and SNA.
18 May - 12 June 2020 | Online
e-Learning Course on Health Statistics for Monitoring SDGs
The objective of this e-Learning course is to provide a general understanding of the basic concept, methods and framework required to compile and monitor the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable development, in particular SDG 3 indicators.
6 April - 15 May 2020 | Online
e-Learning Course on Introduction to the System of Environmental Economic Accounting (SEEA)-Central Framework
This course introduces the SEEA Central Framework, the international statistical standards for measuring the interactions between the environment and the economy. By providing an internationally agreed standard with agreed concepts, definitions and classifications, the SEEA is an invaluable tool for compiling integrated statistics on the economy and the environment.
9 - 31 March 2020 | Online
e-Learning Course on Official Statistics for SDGs
This course introduces fundamental knowledge on official statistics. This course will help you understand how to compile and monitor Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) indicators from official statistics.
1 - 29 November 2019 | On-line
Second e-Learning course on Poverty Statistics for SDGs
2 September - 4 October 2019 | On-line
Twelfth Basic-level e-learning Course on System of National Accounts (2008 SNA): Integrated Transaction Accounts
1 July - 7 August 2019 | On-line
e-Learning Course on Fisheries and Aquaculture Statistics
This course introduces fundamental knowledge on fisheries and aquaculture statistics. This course will help you understand how to compile and monitor SDG indicators from fisheries and aquaculture statistics
1 May - 14 June 2019 | On-line
e-Learning Course on Official Statistics for SDGs
This course introduces fundamental knowledge on official statistics. This course will help you understand how to compile and monitor Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) indicators from official statistics.
1 - 30 November 2018 | Online
First e-Learning course on Poverty Statistics for SDGs
This course introduce fundamental knowledge on poverty statistics. This course will help you understand how to compile and monitor Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) indicators related to poverty.
6 August - 7 September 2018 | Online
Third 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.
19 June - 18 July 2018 | Online
Second 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.
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.