GIS Training and Courses

 
Essentials of ArcGIS Pro: two-day short course 
This two-day course will explore the new, easy-to-use features in Esri’s ArcGIS Pro software suite. ArcGIS Pro is an all-in-one solution for the editing, visualization, query, analysis, and management of maps and spatial data. This course is intended for both new and experienced users of geographic information systems. Experience using Windows-based applications is highly recommended. Cost is $500 per person with discounts for ISU-affiliated staff, students, and faculty, and for groups of two or more from the same organization.

GIS mapTopics covered:

  • Making maps from geospatial data
  • Mapping data from tables
  • Querying your database and selecting features by location
  • Displaying, projecting, and editing data

Course Registration:
Click on the links below to register for an upcoming workshop. For questions about the workshop or registration contact Bailey Hanson at bahanson@iastate.edu or Luke Seaberg at seaberg@iastate.edu.

Essentials of ArcGIS Pro Course Schedule:
January 13-14, 2022 - Complete
February 17-18, 2022 - Complete

April 28-29, 2022 - Complete
August 18-19, 2022
- Complete
October 27-28, 2022 - Complete
January 12-13, 2023 - Registration Link!

Course Location:
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach 
Community and Economic Development
2321 North Loop Drive, Suite 121
Ames, IA 50010
Click here for directions.

Essentials of QGIS: one-day course
This one-day course will explore the new, easy-to-use features in QGIS 3.x software. QGIS is a free and open source mapping application for the editing, display, query and analysis of map data as well as map layout tasks. This course is intended for both new and experienced users of geographic information systems. Experience using Windows-based applications is highly recommended. Cost is $80 per person. There are no scheduled course at this time. If you are interested contact Chris Seeger at cjseeger@iastate.edu