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      Spatial Databases With PostGIS And QGIS Course in Nairobi


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      October 26, 2020 - October 30, 2020

       

      Westlands, Off Church rd
      Nairobi, Nairobi Municipality

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      Spatial Databases With PostGIS And QGIS Course

      FineResults Research Services invites you to a training on:
      Topic: Spatial Databases With PostGIS And QGIS Course
      Date: 26thto 30th October 2020
      Cost: USD 800 or Ksh.65,000
      Contacts: +254 759 285 295 or training@fineresultsresearch.org.

      This course is intended to provide an introduction to spatial databases in general and PostGIS in particular to GIS professionals who are interested in expanding their skillset to multi-user enterprise level spatial databases. This course uses the latest versions of PostgreSQL, PostGIS, and QGIS.
      WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
      • Policy makers
      • Researchers
      • NGO and civil society staffs
      • Educators
      • Post graduate students
      • Private sector representatives
      • Media staffs
      • Civil Society Organizations
      COURSE OBJECTIVES

      By the end of training, participants will be able to:
      • What a spatial database is and why you would want to use one.
      • What SQL is, why you would want to use it, and how it can be applied to geospatial concepts.
      • How to install PostGIS locally for development purposes and how to access a production version via a network or the internet.
      • How to load your spatial data into PostGIS and access it from a variety of clients, especially QGIS
      • The basics of SQL for both spatial and non-spatial queries
      • How to validate data and control user access with the tools built-in to PostGIS
      • Optimizing your queries for the best performance
      • How to work with raster data in PostGIS
      • The basics of programming custom functions with PL/pgSQL
      • The basics of database administration to keep your database operating smoothly
      TRAINING FOCUS
      • Introduction to QGIS
      • Mapping using QGIS
      • Introduction to POSTGIS (Installation,Applications that support PostGIS,Creating a PostGIS database)
      • Using Spatial Databases in QGIS
      • Online Sources of Data(Openstreet maps ,CartoDB ,Google earth ,Interactive and shareable maps ,Google maps, Geoserver, fusion tables and CartoDB ,Online data analysis )

      NB: We are offering you a half day, fun and interactive team building event!  And a related field trip as part of practical learning where applicable.

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