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GIS Essentials: Mapping Your Community™ Workshops


In the GIS Essentials: Mapping Your Community™ Workshops you will learn to create maps and analyze data about your local community. Great for beginners and those that would like a refresher on mapping and ArcGIS. Workshops are taught by bestselling author Gina Clemmer using the text the GIS 20: Essential Skills (included in registration).

These are half day, hands-on workshops (9 AM / 12 EST to 2 PST / 5 EST). The workshops are taught online, by a live instructor. Students login from any computer and view a screen share, and dial in to a conference call. The class is conducted like a live class where students can ask questions and participate in group discussions.

The workshop: Focuses on teaching fundamentals of using a Geographic Information System (GIS) for community analysis and mapping. Participants will learn how to create basic reference maps, color shaded maps and geocoded maps (address mapping).

Upcoming Dates: Visit thegis20.com to sign up.

  • Thursday, May 10th
  • Thursday, June 7th
  • Thursday, July 12th

Materials: The GIS 20: Essential Skills, Third Edition book is included with your registration. This book is currently the #1 new release in Cartography books on Amazon and it’s the only ESRI book in the Library of Congress. It will be used for exercises and class discussion. The book includes a six month version of the software.

Instructor: The class is taught by Gina Clemmer, bestselling author and GIS expert.

The May 10th, 2018 workshop is open for registration.

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