GIS and ArcGIS (Analysis Tools and Geo-Processing)

Intermediate Course in GIS and ArcGIS (Analysis Tools and Geo-Processing)
Course Description

This is a 5-day course designed for candidates who want to further their knowledge and skills in the use of analysis and geoprocessing tools in ArcGIS. This hands-on course uses exercises to emphasize practice with ArcMap and ArcCatalog to perform common GIS tasks and workflows. The tools for creating and managing geographic data, displaying data on maps in different ways, and combining and analyzing data to discover patterns and relationships are highlighted.

Summary of Course Outline

Introduction to Geographic Analysis

  • Contents of ArctoolBox  and Geoprocessing
  • Overview of Spatial Analyst
  • Explanation of set tools in Analysis, Conversion, Data Management and Spatial Analysis tools

Aligning spatial data

  • Common data alignment problems
  • Spatial adjustment methods
  • Georeferencing workflow
  • Matching layer boundaries
  • Appending data layers
  • Georeferencing CAD data
  • Converting CAD data to a geodatabase feature class

Managing geoprocessing tools and settings

  • Types of toolboxes and tools
  • Environment settings
  • Locating tools
  • Tool parameters
  • Managing geoprocessing errors, warnings, and results

 Analyzing GIS data

  • Review of common analysis tools
  • Extracting data for analysis
  • Analyzing tabular data
  • Proximity analysis
  • Geodatabase elements
  • Data conversion methods
  • Importing data through batch and single conversions
  • Creating feature classes from x,y data

Training Approach

This course is delivered by our seasoned trainers who have vast experience as expert professionals in the respective fields of practice. The course is taught through a mix of practical activities, theory, group works and case studies.

Training manuals and additional reference materials are provided to the participants.


Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be issued with a certificate of completion.


5 Days

Tailor-Made Course

We can also do this as tailor-made course to meet organization-wide needs. Contact us to find out more:

Training Venue

The training will be held at Geographic Integrated Services Ltd Training Hall, 26, Oduyemi Street, Anifowoshe, Off Obafemi Awolowo Way, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria 100261

Training Fee

The training fee is N85,000.00 and covers tuition fees, learning materials.

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