Geospatial 101

Programme Code D161
Modelling & Simulation
Learning Partner(s)
Singapore Polytechnic
3 Days
Format In-person
Geospatial Analysis
Job Roles
ICT&SS Professional Geospatial Information System Architect


This programme is delivered by SP.

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.


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


Full Fee

Full course fee


8% GST on nett course fee


Total nett course fee payable, including GST S$702
With effect from 1 Jan 2023 till 31 Dec 2023

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


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 course.

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.