GIS Fundamentals for Humanitarian Mapping using ArcGIS 10.7

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This intensive five days course provides the foundation for: Understanding and appreciating GIS, What it can do, and How others are using it.
Participants shall learn the basic functions of a GIS, GIS Terminology and why GIS is powerful tool for data analysis, retrieval and visualization using Esri's ArcGIS for Desktop software.

Who Should Attend:

Humanitarian Practitioners: Health, WASH, M&E, Logistics, Shelter, Protection, Information Management Officers, Data Analysts, Database Managers

In course exercises, students work with ArcMap, an application within ArcGIS Desktop, to visualize geographic data, create maps, query a GIS database, and perform spatial analysis.
Participants shall also use ArcGIS online to share GIS data and analysis results.
Target Audience:
This course is for those who are new to geographic information systems (GIS) and ESRI's ArcGIS Software and that wish to learn what GIS is and how one can use it in his area of specialization.
Course Goals:
After successfully completing this course, you will have acquired an understanding of general GIS terms and the basic functionality of Esri's ArcGIS Desktop software. These new skills include:

Explain what a GIS is and what it can do
Create GIS maps in ArcMap
Access and query a GIS database using ArcMap
Display map data using symbology and labels
Describe two common GIS data formats
Perform simple GIS Analysis
* Course Duration? 5 Days per module

* Classroom Timings? 1100- 1500 Hrs Nairobi Time (GMT +3) with 20 minutes break.
* Why Choose our Virtual Classroom programme? 100% Online, Instructor Led, Post-Study-Support from our Instructors, Training Recordings to be shared with the participants, Cost Effective, Flexible timings, Collaborate and Share with industry peers from different organisations and countries.

Fee information

USD 500 to cater for Tuition, Training Materials, Training Recordings, Post training support, Certificate on training completion

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