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Training or Development Class Information


GIS for Water Resource Management Training


Training or Development Class Title
GIS for Water Resource Management Training
Event Type
Training or Development Class
Training or Development Class Date
04-12-2017 to 08-12-2017
Last Date for Applying
27-11-2017
Location
Nairobi, Kenya

Publish / Maintain / Marketing / Hosted By
Organization Name / Organize By
Versed Professional Services
Organizing/Related Departments
Training
Organization Type
Organization
Training or Development Class Category
Both (Technical & Non Technical)
Training or Development Class Level
All (State/Province/Region, National & International)
Related Industries

Education/Teaching/Training/Development

Location
Nairobi, Kenya

INTRODUCTION

The aim of this course is to provide both a solid theoretical understanding and a comprehensive practical introduction to the use of geographic information systems and remote sensing technologies for the analysis and solution of different water and environmental problems.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

The course is designed for professionals (engineers and scientists) active in the water/environmental sector, especially those involved in planning and management of water systems as well as numerical modeling. Prerequisites are a basic knowledge of computing and water related topics.

DURATION

5 days

COURSE OBJECTIVES

Upon completion, the participant should be able to:

  • Gain a sound fundamental understanding of the GIS and remote sensing technologies
  • To understand the basic principles underlying the GIS/model-based management of water resources and environment
  • To become familiar with the GIS-based analytical and problem-solving techniques for sustainable planning and management of water resources and environmental problems.

TOPICS TO BE COVERED

  • The course focuses on the analysis of digital spatial data, preparation for numerical modeling, presentation of modeling results and support to the decision making process. Some of the topics covered in the course include the following:

    Module 1

    • Introduction to geographic information systems and remote sensing technologies,
    • Active and passive remote sensing,
    • Data structures,

    Module 2

    • Map projections and coordinate systems,
    • Processing of digital geographic information,
    • Creation of digital elevation models,
    • Visualisation,

    Module 3

    • Mapping of water and environmental features,
    • Watersheds, streams and aquifers delineation,
    • Map Digitization,
    • Soil and land use mapping,

    Module 4

    • Watershed Analysis
    • Map algebra,
    • Terrain analysis for hydrological and hydraulic modeling,
    • Presentation of modeling results,

    Module 5

    • Analysis to generate new information and knowledge,
    • Dissemination of new information and knowledge,
    • GIS as a decision support tool.

CUSTOMIZED TRAINING

This training can also be customized for your institution upon request. You can have it delivered your preferred location.

For further inquiries, please contact us on details below: 

Tel: +254 (0) 739167709.

Email: training @versedpro.com

Registration Fees
Available
Registration Fees Details
The training fee is USD 1050 exclusive of 16% VAT where applicable
Registration Ways
Website
Address/Venue
Appleton Resort, Westlands