GIS for Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) Using QGIS
Water-related challenges in developing countries are not limited to water supply and sanitation services. Water shortages experienced by users across the region is plagued with chronic cycles of flooding and drought that are increasing in frequency and severity, in part exacerbated by climate change, and coupled with population growth, significant upland watershed destruction, and non-equitable distributed of water resources.
There is the need in improving access to water, increasing community capacity to manage and better use water resources, improving water supply infrastructure in arid and semi-arid areas, improving water sanitation and hygiene practices, as well as protecting watersheds.
The training is designed for participants who are proficient in the use of computer system.
DURATION: 5 Days
After completing this course, participants will be able to:-
SUMMARY OF COURSE OUTLINE
Introduction and definitions of key concepts
Introduction to GIS Software (QGIS)
GPS, GLONASS, and GIS
GIS Data Management
Development and presentation of maps
Case studies: GIS application in water quality testing
Statistical data analysis for WASH
The instructor led trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach and comprises of presentations, guided sessions of practical exercise, web based tutorials and group work. Our facilitators are seasoned industry experts with years of experience, working as professional and trainers in these fields.
Upon successful completion of this training, participants will be issued with a certificate of completion.
The training will be held at Geographic Integrated Services Ltd Training Hall, 26, Oduyemi Street, Anifowoshe, Off Obafemi Awolowo Way, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria 100261
This training can also be customized to suit the needs of your institution upon request. You can have it delivered in our office or at a convenient location.
For further inquiries, please contact us on Tel: 08034542221, or firstname.lastname@example.org
The training fee covers tuition fees, training materials, and lunch.