This page is powered by Blogger. Isn't yours?

Monday, June 02, 2008

Introduction to ArcGIS II Course Offered in Boca Raton, FL - June 11th - 13th, 2008

GEOWeb Consult Services will be offering the following GIS Course at Florida Atlantic University (FAU) in Boca Raton, FL.

Introduction to ArcGIS II Course

A 3-day in depth training course to be held on June 11th, 12th, & 13th, 2008 at FAU in Boca Raton, FL.

This is an ESRI Authorized Instructor-Led course. ArcGIS software offers many tools for visualizing, creating, managing, and analyzing geographic data. In this course, students extend their ArcGIS skills in the areas of cartography, data automation and editing, and geoprocessing and spatial analysis. Students work with advanced cartographic tools as they learn how to efficiently create effective maps. A major focus of the course is the geodatabase. Students learn database design considerations and techniques for creating, maintaining, and managing GIS data stored in a geodatabase. The ArcGIS geoprocessing tools for spatial analysis are also covered and, in a course project, students apply many of their newly acquired skills.

Course Goals

- Classify & symbolize data
- Create custom symbols, labels, & annotation
- Work with map templates
- List database design considerations
- Create & edit metadata
- Create a geodatabase & add data to it
- Set & use geodatabase validation rules
- Create & edit features using a variety of ArcMap editing tools
- Describe components of a model
- Perform geoprocessing operations using tools, the Command Line window, & ModelBuilder

Florida Atlantic University
777 Glades Road
Building 55, Room 352
Boca Raton, FL 33431

When: June 11th, 12th, & 13th
8:30am – 4:30pm

Cost: $1,150.00
Checks/Purchase Orders/Credit Card payments must be received by the day of class

Payable to:
Florida Atlantic University
Department of Geosciences
Attn: Susan Prince
777 Glades Road
Boca Raton, FL 33431

For further details please call (561) 906-4482 or email:

Susan Prince at sprince2@fau.edu
Karen Volarich at kvolarich@geoweb-consult-services.com