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December 6th, 2018 9:00 AM   to   December 7th, 2018 5:00 PM

This two day course covers basic GIS concepts and the application of simple techniques and processes to analyse and interpret spatial data in QGIS. The course is most suited to delegates who are new to GIS or QGIS. 

Course Outline - Day 1 

Module 1: Introduction to GIS and QGIS

  • Fundamental GIS concepts
  • Coordinate reference systems
  • Open source QGIS software

Module 2: Navigating QGIS

  • Panels and toolbars
  • Bookmarks
  • Identifying features
  • Measurements
  • Plugins

Module 3: Adding Data

  • Data Source Manager
  • Delimited text layers
  • Web services
  • Themes
  • Multiple map views
  • Converting data

Module 4: Querying Data

  • Attribute joins
  • Select by expression
  • Select by location

Module 5: Styles and Symbology

  • Styling vector layers
  • Symbol creation
  • Saving and sharing styles
  • Labelling

Course Outline - Day 2 

Module 6: Manipulating Data

  • Create a new GeoPackage layer
  • Digitising features
  • Snapping
  • Attribute edits and field calculation
  • Advanced editing
  • 3D Visualisation

Module 7: Georeferencing

  • Adding raster layers
  • Georeferencer plugin
  • Geo-referencing techniques

Module 8: Processing and Analysis

  • Geoprocessing
  • Spatial joins
  • Spatial analysis

Module 9: Map Layouts

  • Print plugins
  • Designing maps
  • Layout Manager
  • Atlas generation
  • Dynamic text 

CPD Points: 8

Book here: https://thinkwhere.com/services/training/#book-training

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Edinburgh, EH3 9DZ
United Kingdom

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London, 
SW7 2AR

Tel: +44 (0)20 7591 3116
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