What is this course about?
In part two of the introductory GIS training course for beginners using ArcGIS for Desktop, you will acquire the fundamental skills needed to author, share and use geographic information and maps across the ArcGIS platform.
Learn how to efficiently find, explore, manage, and analyse geographic data and create informative maps that showcase your work. The course covers a variety of techniques to effectively share GIS maps and resources with decision-makers, stakeholders, and the public.
Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Framework
Professional Engineers (PE) attending this course will be qualified for 15 PDUs by PEB.
The course is for: GIS professionals and others who have an introductory-level knowledge of GIS concepts and limited ArcGIS experience.
Foundational Desktop Skills
Are there any prerequisites?
What skills will I learn?
After completing this course, you will be able to:
- Use ArcGIS software and content to create high-quality maps that combine data from different sources
- Organise, create, and edit geographic data so it is accurate and up to date
- Manage, symbolise, and label map layers to support visualisation and data exploration
- Design an attractive page layout for maps that will be printed
- Apply a standard workflow to analyse GIS data and solve spatial problems
- Share maps and analysis results so they are accessible on multiple platforms