Option 3 - NVivo 1-1 Tailored Training

1-1 Tailored Training

We provide a tailored training to suit the researcher's specific needs, at date and time convenient to you. If you choose a face-to-face training, the training will take place in our office at Rufford, Lancashire, L40 1TE, North-West of England. 

The remote session over the internet, will be delivered via GoToMeeting screen sharing software in a secure and private online meeting room. You will need an internet connection with headphones or a telephone. You will also need a working copy of NVivo software installed on your computer for the training. We prefer to give you a 20 minutes FREE taster session for you to experience the remote session before you make a decision. 

Both face-to-face and remote training are charged at an hourly rate of £45+VAT for Students and £65+VAT for non-students. We recommend, you buy 4-hours plan that will take you from the beginning to your write-up. You will be sent a copy of a comprehensive workbook via email.


A typical structure of 1-1 tailored programme is as follows BUT note, the training will be tailored to your needs:

  • Create your project from scratch, if you have not already started.
  • Create folders to store your transcripts and other data sources.
  • Import your data sources into NVivo. if applicable, you will learn how to format your focus group data in readiness for importing.  
  • Setup the demographic attributes for your 1-1 transcripts, focus groups, survey datasets, and literature sources, if applicable to your study.
  • You will learn how to make notes: project journal, annotations, memos, See also links, and  hyperlinks.
  • Develop your thematic coding framework to code into. This can be done via NVivo mindmap. 
  • Code your transcripts and other data sources into thematic coding framework and or emergent themes.
  • If your data is suitable, you will be guided to explore pattern coding and sentiments in your data.  
  • Tidy up your coding:  re-house your open codes into the thematic coding framework; merge some nodes to generate a simpler coding system for analysis.
  • Set up queries to explore and to answer your research questions.
  • Use visual tools to create presentational views of your current understanding as well as to explore relationships in your data.
  • Explore your data using Maps, Charts, Diagrams, and Social Network Analysis.
  • Export your reference summaries or query outputs into Microsoft Word to begin your writing up.
  • Learn how to generate framework matrices if required.
  • You may also learn how to use NVivo for your literature review.


You could arrange for the FREE 20 minutes taster session in conjunction with your first meeting. You are FREE to arrange your time to stretch to the end of your project.  

Please use the this booking request form to specify your preferred mode of training, date & time, and invoice address. Email the completed form to  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to confirm your appointment.