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Geospatial 101

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Programme Code D161
Domain
Smart Systems
Level
Foundation
Learning Partner(s)
Singapore Polytechnic
Duration
3 Days
Format In-person
Rating
Competencies
Geospatial Analysis
Job Roles
Specialised Systems Engineer Systems Engineer ICT&SS Professional

Overview

The programme aims to provide you with a basic understanding of Geographical Information System (GIS) concepts and apply the knowledge and skills to your work. This includes viewing, analysing and displaying geospatial data for problem solving and decision making.

Key Takeaways

At the end of this programme, you will be able to:

  • acquire basic understanding of Geographical Information System (GIS) concepts
  • view, analyze and display geospatial data for problem solving and decision making
  • apply the knowledge and skills learned at your workplace

Who Should Attend

  • Please refer to the job roles section.
  • Targeted at data analysts, technical specialists/supervisors/officers who use maps/geospatial data to study patterns/trends and plan operations, facilities, traffic and navigation.

Prerequisites

Basic IT skills

Programme Structure

This programme will cover the following topics:

  • Introduction to GIS
  • Data types
  • Map design
  • Query data
  • Coordinate systems (WGS84, SVY21)
  • Spatial analysis

Fees


Full Fee

Full programme fee

S$650

9% GST on nett programme fee

S$58.50

Total nett programme fee payable, including GST S$708.50
With effect from 1 Jan 2024


NOTE
Funding is available for this programme. Please visit the learning partner's website to find out about the updated course fee funding breakdown, eligibility, terms and conditions.

How To Register


Agency-sponsored

Step 1 Apply through your organisation's training request system.

Step 2 Your organisation's training request system (or relevant HR staff) confirms your organisation's approval for you to take the programme.

Your organisation will send registration information to the academy.

Organisation HR L&D or equivalent staff can click here for details of the registration submission process.


Step 3 GovTech Digital Academy will inform you whether you have been successful in enrolment.