CSP7100 - GIS Introduction

Course CodeCSP7100
Course TitleGIS Introduction
Description

The GIS Introduction is 3.5-day course designed to instruct the fundamentals of using ArcMap, ArcCatalog and Layout (ArcGIS Desktop 10.4.1- Advanced).  Short presentations on geospatial background topics are followed by targeted hands-on exercises which include the manipulation of data layers,  symbology,  rudimentary spatial analysis,  data creation, and editing.  Data derives from the Moosehorn National Wildlife Refuge and exercises are developed around real world problems commonly encountered within the Refuges throughout the country.

The course concludes will the creation of a final mapping project using data from Moosehorn NWR.

OBJECTIVES:

  • Define GIS and ArcGIS for Desktop (Advanced) 10.4.1software
  • Describe the capabilities and functionality of ArcMap, ArcCatalog and ArcToolbox
  • Display, manipulate, create and organize data layers using ArcGIS for Desktop
  • Use ArcGIS to answer specific spatial questions

TARGET AUDIENCE:

Students new to Geospatial technology and those who need a “just in time” refresher with ArcGIS

Delivery MethodInstructor Led
Non-FWS Fee$956.00
Instructional Hours32
Credits/CEUs3.0
Course Content ContactMark Richardson: mark_richardson@fws.gov; (304) 876-7470; mark_richardson@fws.gov
Curriculum CategoryGeospatial and Statistics
Course FrequencyTwice per year
Registration LinkRegister
DOI LEARN Course TypeILT
Extracted from DOI LEARN on6/27/2017 9:40:25 AM

Schedule:  CSP7100 - GIS Introduction

StartEndLocationSession Contact
8/8/2017 8/11/2017 Winnie, TX Katie Poston: katie_poston@fws.gov
304-876-7477
katie_poston@fws.gov
10/17/2017 10/20/2017 National Conservation Training Center (NCTC) Katie Poston: katie_poston@fws.gov
304-876-7477
katie_poston@fws.gov