[gis_info] FW: New GIS Workshops - 2/1, 3/1, 4/5

BRAGG John john.bragg at state.or.us
Wed Jan 30 11:13:26 PST 2013

All, FYI:

Introductory Arc GIS training schedule available from New Urban Research, a Portland-based ESRI training provider. Please share among your contacts.

See below…


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From: Gina Clemmer [mailto:gclem at gis-essentials.org]
Sent: Monday, January 28, 2013 4:43 PM
To: BRAGG John
Subject: New GIS Workshops - 2/1, 3/1, 4/5

GIS Essentials Quick Start Workshop - Live, Online Class
Offered on Feb 1, March 1, April 5, May 1, June 13, July 12, Aug 1, Sept 19th, Nov 8th, Dec 12 (one day class)

This is a new offering from New Urban Research<http://www.newurbanresearch.com/> designed for those who would like a quick, one day introduction to ArcGIS from anywhere in the world.

Workshop agenda:

ArcGIS Desktop essentials
Creating basic maps and awesome layouts
Thematic mapping (color shaded mapping)
Address mapping (geocoding)
Joining spreadsheets to maps
Downloading data and geography files from the Census

Workshop materials:

Book The GIS 20: Essential Skills, ESRI Press
<http://esripress.esri.com/display/index.cfm?fuseaction=display&websiteid=176&moduleid=0>A recording of the class
Bonus exercises: Getting ArcGIS maps into Google Maps, Advanced labeling in 10.1 and Creating Map Books
Bonus time with instructor: Each student can schedule a 30 minute one on one time with the instructor to ask questions, get help or
discuss a project

Workshop structure:

This is a hands on, one day virtual class with a live instructor. Students will be given a dial in number for the class, as well as a code for screen sharing to view the instructor's desktop. Student must have ArcGIS 10.0 or higher installed (60 day trial version available) as well as headphones or a speakerphone.
No prior experience necessary.

Workshop details:

Offered on Feb 1, March 1, April 5, May 1, June 13, July 12, Aug 1, Sept 19th, Nov 8th, Dec 12 (one day class)
Workshop times: 9 - 2 (PST), 12 - 5 (EST), with a 15 minute break halfway through
Cost: $250
Signup: http://www.newurbanresearch.com/workshops

About the instructor:

Gina Clemmer, author of The GIS 20: Essential Skills published by ESRI Press, will teach classes. The second edition of The GIS 20 will be released this spring. She has taught thousands of professional how to use ArcGIS through New Urban Research's GIS Essentials mapping classes.

Please let us know if you have any questions, or would like to arrange a call to chat further about the class.


Gina Clemmer
877.241.6576 | www.newurbanresearch.com<http://www.newurbanresearch.com/> | 3323 NE 33rd Ave Portland, Oregon 97212

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