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ArcGIS: Introduction

Learn GIS Mapping System Software Through Hands-On Training Course

*Includes free 1-year online license to ArcGIS 10 software*

Course Code: EG0914CA19

ArcGIS: Introduction Series

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Date & Time

February 7, 14, 21, and 28, 2019
4 consecutive Thursday evenings
6:00pm - 9:00pm (Check-in time on Day 1: 5:30pm)

Description

Test out your GIS knowledge and skill with hands-on GIS software application! With a focus on layout and core functionality, this 12-hour evening course offers an overview of ArcGIS components, basic display and map querying functions, metadata browsing and file management, basic analysis techniques, and map layout. Increase your software proficiency with practical, in-class exercises!

SPECIAL OFFER! All participants in this course will receive a free trial of the ArcGIS 10 software. Practice and refine your newly acquired skills at home or at work for 1-year at no additional cost!

Featured Topics:

  • Introduction to ArcCatalog
  • ArcMap Basics
  • Table Joins and Thematic Maps
  • Setting Projections
  • Attribute selection
  • Spatial Queries
  • Basic Geoprocessing
  • Boolean Logic

Course Participants Appreciate:

  • Quick tips, short cuts
  • Hands-on exercises
  • General program operation
  • Repetition of using tools
  • Mapping and cartography
  • Looking at the data files
  • Getting a sense of software capabilities
  • Applications to transportation issues

To get the most out of this class, students should come with an understanding of the basic concepts of Geographic Information Systems.

Instructors
Christopher Klaube, NJ Office of GIS, NJOIT
Brian Embley

Continuing Education Credits

In addition to 1.2 Rutgers CEUs, this ArcGIS software training course is approved for the following credits:

NJ Licensed Site Remediation Professionals: Pending

NJ Professional Engineers: 12 Continuing Professional Competency (CPC) Credits

NYS Professional Engineers & Land Surveyors: 12 PDHs

Fees
Early Registration Fee $925.00 Register on or before January 29, 2019 and save!
Registration Fee $975.00 After January 29, 2019
Cancellation Fee $50.00  

Substitutions are permitted. View cancellation policy.

Meals

No meals are provided at this course.

Location

GPS systems may not recognize campus addresses. Even if they take you to the correct building, they will not take you to the assigned parking lot. Therefore, we strongly recommend that you use the directions we provide.

Environmental and Natural Resource Building, Lab 237
14 College Farm Rd, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Directions, Parking Information & Map

Note: Pre-registration is required. We're sorry, but we cannot guarantee a seat, materials or meals for walk-in registrants. Location is subject to change; registrants will be notified in the event of a change.

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Program Questions? Contact Us!

Program Coordinator: Suzanne Hills, 848-932-7234
Administrative Assistant: Maureen O'Connell, 848-932-7703

Attention U.S. Veterans

All of the courses offered by the Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education are approved by the New Jersey State Approving Agency for Veterans Training for educational benefits through the GI Bill. For more information about the GI Bill, click here.