Getting Started with the Python Scripting Language
Python underpins many functions in ArcGIS for Desktop 10.x, such as automating geoprocessing tasks, manipulating the map document and fixing broken layers.
Duration – 1 day
City / Dates
- 12 November 2018
- 11 December 2018
- 15 January 2019
What is the course about?
This training course will teach you the underlying Python scripting language and will provide you with a solid foundation to writing Python scripts. On completing this course you will have the necessary background skills to undertake the relevant Python courses for ArcGIS Desktop.
Am I ready for this course?
It is envisaged that attendees will be GIS professionals who wish to have a solid understanding of the Python language who wish to write geoprocessing scripts within the ArcGIS environment.
- GIS Analysts
- GIS Technical Leads
- GIS Professionals
- GIS Desktop Application Developers
- Application Developers
What skills will I learn?
After completing this course, you will be able to:
- Write Python scripts
- Understand the Python scripting language
- Be familiar with techniques for debugging code and fixing errors
- Modularise code
Are there any prerequisites?
This course or equivalent experience is prerequisites to attend the following courses: