Basic GIS Training

Basic GIS Training

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Course Description

This Basic GIS Training Course is a program designed to introduce participants to the core principles and practical applications of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) in the context of environmental sciences. The course covers a range of topics, from the fundamentals of remote sensing to GIS databases, modeling for environmental resilience, climate change theories, and natural capital accounting with carbon footprint calculations. Through a blended learning approach, participants will gain theoretical knowledge, hands-on skills, and insights into real-world applications.

Course Outline:

  1. Principles of Remote Sensing
  2. Fundamentals of GIS
  3. GIS Databases and Modeling for Environmental Resilience
  4. Climate Change Theories
  5. Natural Capital Accounting and Carbon Footprints Calculations

Course Duration: 6 weeks

Delivery Method: Blended learning (Online lectures, hands-on practical sessions, case studies)

Assessment: Weekly quizzes, hands-on projects, and a final assessment

Training Approach: This course is delivered by our seasoned trainers who have vast experience as expert professionals in the respective fields of practice. The course is taught through a mix of practical activities, theory, group works and case studies.

Training manuals and additional reference materials are provided to the participants.

Prerequisites: Basic understanding of environmental concepts and computer literacy.

Certification: Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be issued with a certificate of completion.

This Basic GIS Training Course is ideal for individuals seeking a solid introduction to GIS in the context of environmental science, whether for career advancement or as a foundation for more specialized GIS applications. The practical and hands-on nature of the course ensures participants gain the skills necessary to apply GIS techniques to real-world environmental challenges.

Training Fee: The training fee is N35, 000.00 and covers tuition fees, learning materials.