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December 7th, 2020 9:00 AM   to   December 8th, 2020 5:00 PM

This two-day 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

  • 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

Module 10: GeoPackages in QGIS

  • Creating a GeoPackage database
  • Storing and managing data
  • Saving styles to a GeoPackage

To book, please visit: https://thinkwhere.com/services/open-source-gis-training/#book-training

AGI CPD Points: 8

Location

CodeBase
8 - 10 Corn Exchange Road
Stirling, FK8 2HX
United Kingdom

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1 Kensington Gore,
London, 
SW7 2AR

Tel: +44 (0)20 7591 3116
Email: info@agi.org.uk