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Geographic Information Systems Certificates

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) professionals are needed in many industries. Thousands of organizations including businesses, government, educators and scientists, environmental and conversation organizations use GIS to solve problems and improve processes. Many occupations that use GIS as an essential tool for data analysis, marketing, and cost containment. Our instructors are experts who use GIS in their daily work.

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) - Upcoming Classes

Class Name

Move beyond the basics of QGIS and learn how to use Plugins, add basemaps to QGIS Desktop. Create joins, work with selections, develop new attribute columns, create and populate a SpatiaLite and GeoPackage databases, georeference imagery, edit vector data, and use the Processing Toolbox to geoprocess data. Geoprocessing tools to be introduced include clip, dissolve, buffer, hillshade, slope and aspect. QGIS certification included in registration fee. Prerequisite: QGIS: Beginning. Required Text: Discover QGIS 3.x ‐ https://locatepress.com/dq3

Section FAA‐PD

69322
$425
11/19/2019 - 12/03/2019
Tue, Thu 2:00 PM ‐ 5:00 PM
Kurt Menke
CE South Building

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Learn advanced hands?on techniques in GIS. Topics include working with extensions such as Spatial Analyst and 3D Analyst. Learn how to work with raster data and work with ArcScene to build 3D scenes. Batch process data in ArcToolBox, create your own toolboxes, and automate workflows by building a model in Model Builder. Prerequisite: 69306. Required Text: GIS Tutorial I: Basic Workbook 10.3X Edition, ISBN 978‐1589484566. The book may be purchased from the UNM Bookstore or Amazon at www.amazon.com.

Section FAA‐PD

69307
$525
11/26/2019 - 12/19/2019
Tue, Thu 6:00 PM ‐ 8:00 PM and Sat 1:00 PM ‐ 3:00 PM
Sandeep Talasila
CE South Building

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Learn advanced data visualization techniques only available in QGIS such as Blending Modes, Live Layer Effects, working with the Time Manager, Geometry generators, implementing expression based symbology and working with Mesh data. Learn how features such as Editing in Place and Editing widgets can lead to more efficient workflows. Create animations in the new 3D environment. Learn how to use the Processing Modeler to automate workflows. Work with linear networks to find the shortest route. Process raster data and work with hydrologic modeling tools. QGIS certification included in registration fee. Prerequisite: QGIS: Intermediate. Required Text: Discover QGIS 3.x ‐ https://locatepress.com/dq3

Section FAA‐PD

69323
$425
12/05/2019 - 12/17/2019
Tue, Thu 2:00 PM ‐ 5:00 PM
Kurt Menke
CE South Building

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Geographic Information Systems Certificate

Required Classes (4)
Class Name

Learn advanced hands?on techniques in GIS. Topics include working with extensions such as Spatial Analyst and 3D Analyst. Learn how to work with raster data and work with ArcScene to build 3D scenes. Batch process data in ArcToolBox, create your own toolboxes, and automate workflows by building a model in Model Builder. Prerequisite: 69306. Required Text: GIS Tutorial I: Basic Workbook 10.3X Edition, ISBN 978‐1589484566. The book may be purchased from the UNM Bookstore or Amazon at www.amazon.com.

69307 | $525

Geographic Information Systems: Advanced - FAA‐PD

11/26/2019 - 12/19/2019
Tue, Thu 6:00 PM ‐ 8:00 PM and Sat 1:00 PM ‐ 3:00 PM (8 Session Total)
Sandeep Talasila
CE South Building

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Geographic Information Systems with QGIS Certificate

Required Classes (4)
Class Name

Move beyond the basics of QGIS and learn how to use Plugins, add basemaps to QGIS Desktop. Create joins, work with selections, develop new attribute columns, create and populate a SpatiaLite and GeoPackage databases, georeference imagery, edit vector data, and use the Processing Toolbox to geoprocess data. Geoprocessing tools to be introduced include clip, dissolve, buffer, hillshade, slope and aspect. QGIS certification included in registration fee. Prerequisite: QGIS: Beginning. Required Text: Discover QGIS 3.x ‐ https://locatepress.com/dq3

69322 | $425

QGIS: Intermediate - FAA‐PD

11/19/2019 - 12/03/2019
Tue, Thu 2:00 PM ‐ 5:00 PM (4 Session Total)
Kurt Menke
CE South Building

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Learn advanced data visualization techniques only available in QGIS such as Blending Modes, Live Layer Effects, working with the Time Manager, Geometry generators, implementing expression based symbology and working with Mesh data. Learn how features such as Editing in Place and Editing widgets can lead to more efficient workflows. Create animations in the new 3D environment. Learn how to use the Processing Modeler to automate workflows. Work with linear networks to find the shortest route. Process raster data and work with hydrologic modeling tools. QGIS certification included in registration fee. Prerequisite: QGIS: Intermediate. Required Text: Discover QGIS 3.x ‐ https://locatepress.com/dq3

69323 | $425

QGIS: Advanced - FAA‐PD

12/05/2019 - 12/17/2019
Tue, Thu 2:00 PM ‐ 5:00 PM (4 Session Total)
Kurt Menke
CE South Building

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