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Geospatial 101

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


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 programme fee


9% GST on nett programme fee


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

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 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.