This 3 day course builds on the skills learned in the Introduction to ArcGIS I course. It teaches the range of analysis & editing functionality available in the ArcGIS desktop. This hands-on course uses exercises to emphasize practice with ArcMap and ArcCatalog (the primary applications included with ArcGIS Desktop software) to perform common GIS tasks & workflows. The tools for creating & managing geographic data, displaying data on maps in different ways, and analyzing data to discover patterns revealing relationships are highlighted.
This course is for those that have some limited knowledge of GIS and experience using ArcGIS that wish to learn more about using ArcGIS for Desktop to create, edit, manage and analyze GIS data.
Prerequisites and recommendations:
Students taking this course should have completed Introduction to ArcGIS I or ArcGIS I: Introduction to GIS or have equivalent real world knowledge.
After successfully completing this course, you will have acquired an understanding commonly used analysis tools with in ArcGIS as well as simple workflows to edit and prepare data. These new skills include:
- Learn methods for linking data tables
- Preparing and grooming data for analysis
- Using Geoprocessing tools
- Creating a GIS database and editing data
- Geocode address data
- Understand coordinate systems
- Joining and Relating Tables
- Data Formats and Building a Geodatabase
- Editing Data
- Geocoding Addresses
- Projections and Coordinate Systems
- Introduction to ModelBuilder
- Data Validation
- Sharing Data and Maps
Class will be held each day from 8:30 – 4:00 at the location provided above.
Our live-online classes are conducted from 9:30 – 5:00 each day. Classes are delivered via GoToTraining. You will receive an email containing login instructions for the GoToTraining session on the Wednesday before class begins.
Our instructor guided, online classes are conducted through our online training platform. All lectures are pre-recorded so that you can progress through the materials at your own pace. The same applies to the exercises. You will have access to the instructor via email, phone, or chat if you have questions or problems. The instructor will be in weekly contact with the students in each class session. Our goal is to get everyone through the materials during the session dates. However, access to the course materials never expires so if you don’t finish during the session dates you will still have access to the materials.
You can also register for classes using our registration form.