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Advanced Mapping and Spatial Analysis using QGIS Training

By: Perk Group Africa


23 - 27 Oct, 2023  5 days

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USD 950

Venue: Nairobi, Kenya

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Nairobi, Kenya, Kenya 11 - 15 Dec, 2023 USD950

Explore the world of spatial analysis and cartography with geographic information systems (GIS). In this class you will learn the basics to advanced applications of the industry’s leading FREE & OPEN-SOURCE software QGIS, for 5 days long modules.

Aims and objectives.

  • To develop delegates understanding of the fundamental concepts of GIS, its components, and applications
  • To introduce the more advanced functionality of QGIS and spatial analysis.
  • To teach the advanced skills needed to obtain, import, manipulate, analyze, interpret, manage, and output spatial data.
  • To demonstrate real-world uses of GIS.
  • Highlight the importance and utility of a Geographic Information System (GIS), its integration, and applicability in a variety of professional sectors.
  • Learn about GIS key tools in an appropriate and professional way, usage of vector and raster data information to develop complex spatial analysis.
  • Gain experience in data preparation, layout development, map creation, and high-quality product delivery.

Learning outcomes - by the end of the course, delegates will have a knowledge and understanding of:

  • Working with spatial databases including importing existing data sets.
  • Manipulating coordinate systems in QGIS.
  • Advanced field calculations.
  • Working with topologies.
  • Vector processing includes tools such as union.
  • Raster processing and how to use the raster calculator.
  • PostGIS databases

Course Outline
Day 1: Advanced Cartographic Techniques
Day 2: Spatial Analysis and Modeling
Day 3: Data Integration and Management
Day 4: Automation and Customization
Day 5: Advanced Map Layout and Visualization

Course Delivery
Presentations are well guided, practical exercise, a plenary presentation, and group work. Participants are encouraged to bring any data relevant to their job responsibilities. This is hands-on, product-oriented training and will mostly involve practical exercises. Each participant MUST bring along their own working laptop and android phone.

Upon completion of training, the participant will be issued with a certificate of Completion.


Nairobi, Kenya Oct 23 - 27 Oct, 2023
Nairobi, Kenya, Kenya 11 - 15 Dec, 2023
USD 950.00(Registration fee)
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Perk Group Africa +254712028449

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