Wednesday, March 12, 2008
The Technology Institute of the South, a branch of the Florida Community College at Jacksonville, is offering the 24 hour Introduction to ArcGIS II course over 6 nights in April.
The course will be offered on Mondays and Wednesdays, from 6 to 10PM, April 7th – 23rd. The course is conducted by an ESRI authorized instructor and all students will receive a certificate of completion.
Topics covered include Spatial analysis and data management: Buffers; Spatial overlays; Extracting features for analysis; Analytical methods and tools. Geocoding and display of locations from tabular data: Address geocoding; Display of points from x,y coordinates. Editing: Tools for creating and editing spatial data; Editing attribute data; Spatial adjustment. Data automation: Data sources; Digitizing; Data conversion. Project management: Database organization; File and directory naming conventions; Creating and using metadata. Geoprocessing: Introduction to the Command Line window and the ModelBuilder interface. Cartography: Advanced symbology and labeling.
For more information and to register please contact either Gwendolyn Ethrige at (904) 632-5059 or Keith Joiner at (904) 502-6669.