GIS/GPS Boot Camp [workshop]

GIS/GPS Boot Camp

Workshop summary   This 5-day workshop is designed for anyone interested in learning a range of mapping technologies, then immediately applying their new skills. Participants learn to map natural resources and community assets while exploring methods for sharing maps with others. Each participant will have a chance to flex their newly-acquired GIS skills by working on a mapping project during the workshop. Feel free to bring ideas you may have for projects, and we will try to incorporate your ideas within the time constraints of the course. No previous GIS or GPS experience is required.

Participants will learn to   create maps, edit data and conduct spatial analysis using ArcGIS for Desktop  |  make and share maps using ArcGIS Online  |  collect GPS data with mobile devices (tablets, smartphones)  |  get GIS data from a variety of sources   | design and carry out a GIS-based projects

Software discussed   ArcGIS for Dekstop  |  ArcGIS Online  |  Story Maps  | Collector for ArcGIS  |  Survey123 for ArcGIS  |  Track Kit for iOS  |  Track Kit for Andriod

Length   8:30am to 4:00pm for 5 days

Dates   Events calendar

Format   IN-PERSON - instructor and students in same location  |  REMOTE - students attend via web conference

Cost    $799 standard in-person  |  $649 reduced in-person

Cost note   reduced rate applies to educational, non-profit, and governmental participants

Cost note  USNH non-credit tuition benefit can be used for this workshop

Contact   content - email Shane Bradt or (call 603) 862-4277  |  logistics - email Kyle Hirshkind or call (603) 862-4312



Suggested background 

Getting to know ArcGIS Online map

Getting to know ArcGIS Online

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Kyle Hirshkind
Professional Development and Training - Program Developer
Phone: (603) 862-7380
Office: Student Postal Center, Payroll Office, Durham, NH 03824

Shane Bradt
Associate Extension Professor, Geography
Associate Extension Professor, Biological Sciences
Full Extension State Specialist Professor
Phone: 603-862-4277
Office: Cooperative Extension, 319 Nesmith Hall, Durham, NH 03824