Course Content

This is an Intermediate level course

This course will look at how you can include external "frameworks" in your monitoring and evaluation. These are pre-designed metrics that measure the difference your work makes, whether it is to the local economy or the difference to individuals. They can be used to produce robust, replicable results.

Specifically it will cover:

  • What are targets, deliverables, outputs and outcomes?
  • What are outcome measurement tools and how do they work?
  • Working in partnership with statutory and health providers to measure the same things
  • An example; WEMBS
  • Working in partnership with statutory and health providers to measure the same things
  • Implementing tools in health & social  care practice
  • Common tools, PAM and self-esteem


This course is suitable for anyone, no prior knowledge is required.


Pricing options

To access the DCA members dicounted rate, please click on the link at the top of the page to sign up as a member.

Charging policy

To discuss a sponsoring partnership contact academy@dorsetcommunityaction.org.uk

We aim to provide as much free, accessible material as possible. DCA offers courses free or at lower cost where we have obtained funding or sponsorship Some resources are offered on a paid-for basis so that we can cover our costs and continue to provide this material to community groups, charities or social companies. We are able to offer a lower price to DCA members because of the membership fees they have paid. (Please do not click on the discounted rate unless you are sure that your organisation is a member.) On average a course costs us about £300 to create and your support is appreciated. You can donate any amount towards our work using the link below or sponsor our work through a partnership agreement which has benefits for both organisations. We are a registered charity and our number is 1060910.