Training & Capacity Building

GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS (GIS) CERTIFICATE TRAINING PROGRAM

Introduction

This training introduces the concepts of geographic information systems (GIS). It will present fundamental geographic and cartographic principles that are the foundation of GIS and current state-of-the-art information technology tools that bring GIS to users’ desktops and web. It is augmented with a strong practical tutorials and exercise to equip attendees with hands-on skills for managing, analyzing and presenting spatial information.

Objective

  • Participants will be given a thorough introduction to the science and technology behind GIS for decision making.
  • Train participants for geospatial data creation, analysis, modeling, mapping and presentation for professional and academic purposes.
  • Provide participants with hand-on industry projects in various disciplines

Target group

The course is recommended for professionals, researchers and students in the fields of Natural Resources & Environmental Management, Business & Finance, Utility Services, Insurance, Governance, IT professionals, Application developers, and Development related fields.

Prerequisite Skills

Basic to intermediate Computer literacy

Understanding and Reading English Skills

Training Packages

ESRI ArcGIS 10, Demographic Analysis, Territory Sales, Business Analysis, Customer experience mapping, Customer to product assessment, Geomarketing, Targeting Sales Planning, Insurance coverage assessment and other development analysis

Training Software

ESRI ArcGIS 10, QGIS, Google Earth and other training related extensions and apis

Certification

Participants on successful completion will receive a certificate and a course supplement information detailing description of knowledge and skills acquired

Apply Now

Interested persons can request for further information or an application form by sending an email to info@akconsultancygh.com or call us on +233-5000-71951

 

We also do offer specialized training packages on Environmental Monitoring, Air & Soil Quality Assessment and Environmental modeling. Contact us for tailored training packages by sending an email to info@akconsultancygh.com or call us on +233-5000-71951