Training

by msheeligislite

Our Courses

Our friendly team and instructors are always available in training you in our various IT courses that best meets your needs and to create bespoke solution(s)​

MOBILE DATA COLLECTION AND MANAGEMENT

  • Introduction to Mobile Data Collection
  • Introduction to KoboToolbox
  • Setting up KoBoCollect
  • KoboToolBox Server
  • Designing and Creating Forms
    Using Form Builder
  • Designing and Creating Form
  • using XLS form
  • Using KoboCollect for Field
  • Data Collection
  • Data Management
  • Visualizing Geographic Data

Web-based GIS and Mapping

  • Handling Spatial Data
  • Working with PostgreSQL with Postgis
  • Working with Geoserver
  • Creating SLD styles with QGIS
  • Bringing Data into Geoserver and Displaying the Results
  • Processing Client Requests on the Server
  • Document Object Model and Events
  • JavaScript and JQuery
  • Interacting with Geoserver from the Client with Openlayers 5

GIS for Epidemiology and Public Health

  • Introduction to Medical Geography (Dr. John Snow example)
  • Mobile based data collection for health applications
  • GIS in health applications
  • Working with tabular data
  • GIS analysis and mapping techniques
  • Designing maps for a health study
  • Case study: Studying disease outbreaks

GIS for Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)

  • MODULE 1:Introduction and definitions of key concepts
  • Introduction to GIS Software (QGIS)
  • GPS, GLONASS, and GIS
  • MODULE 2: GIS Data Management
  • MODULE 3: Development and presentation of maps
  • Case studies: GIS application in water quality testing
  • MODULE 5:Statistical data analysis for WASH

GIS for Monitoring and Evaluation

  • Section one: An Overview of GIS and Monitoring and Evaluation
  • Section 2: New technologies being adopted in project M&E
  • Section 3: The GIS Interface
  • Section 4: Geographic Analysis of M&E data
  • Section 5:  Thematic Mapping of M&E data

GIS for Water Resource Management

  • Map projections and coordinate systems
  • Watersheds, streams and aquifers delineation,
  • Watershed Analysis
  • Dissemination of new information and knowledge,

GIS Data Collection, Analysis & Visualization

  • Module 1: Introduction to new maps plus, cartography and GIS, and creating maps in QGIS
  • Module 2: Thematic data mapping with table joins
  • Module 03: Geocoding and point in polygon analysis
  • Module 04: Hexbin and heat mapping
  • Module 05: Creating and editing vector Geometries
  • Module 06: Openstreetmap data and Introduction to Geoprocessing tools
  • Module 07: Geoprocessing in QGIS and automating workflows
  • Module 08: Integrating QGIS with cartodb
  • Module 09: Advanced mapping techniques with QGIS and cartodb
  • Module 10: Bringing it all together (course project)

Photogrammetry and Drone Mapping

  • Setting up your drone for optimum drone mapping
  • Camera Settings
  • Image formats
  • Your PC and post-processing software requirements
  • Pix4DCapture and WebODM overview
  • Practical Mapping in the field using Pix4Dcapure – 2D, 3D and structural
  • Post-processing and 2D / 3D outputs using WebODM / QGIS
  • Orthomosaics – Georeferenced, orthorectified maps
  • Elevation Models – Easily generate georeferenced DSMs/DTMs
  • Measurements – Volume and area measurements
  • Contours – Preview and export elevation contours to AutoCAD, ShapeFile, GeoPackage
  • Ground Control Points – When and how to use GCPs for additional accuracy
  • 3D Models – 3D models and point clouds in a variety of formats.
  • Point Clouds and export formats
  • 3D Rendering and Textures 
  • Creating fly-throughs
  • Export – High-resolution GeoTIFF, PNG, LAS, OBJ formats to name a few
  • Exporting to QGIS
  • Exporting to web and 3D printer