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November 1st, 2018 9:30 AM   to   5:00 PM



This course is a basic introduction to the administration tasks required for a PostGIS database. It covers basic administration tasks as well as a step-by-step guide for PostgreSQL and PostGIS installation in the Windows environment. The course explores the different elements of user access including connecting from a remote server and provides guidance and practical examples on roles and role groups for managing security on the PostgreSQL server.

Attendance on the PostGIS Essentials course, or similar prior experience is essential.


The course covers the following topic:

  • Accessing the Server and User Management

  • Administration and Monitoring

  • Configuration Controls and Performance Tuning

  • Indexes

  • Database Administration Tasks

  • Maintenance Tasks

  • Backup and Recovery

  • Issues and Further Considerations


PostGIS DBA Essentials is a 1 day course running on the 1st of November from 9:30am until 5:00pm.


Training will take place at our head office in Epsom, Surrey, located on 17, West Street, KT18 7RL. Parking is available upon request and the nearest train station is Epsom Station.

To book visit:


17 West Street
Epsom, KT18 7RL
United Kingdom

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1 Kensington Gore,

Tel: +44 (0)20 7591 3116