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Training Course on Global Positioning System and Mobile Mapping for General ApplicationsĀ»


The purpose of the course is to provide knowledge and technical skills in GPS technologies for data collection and navigation applications


5 days

Target Group

The qualifying participants shall be all those interested knowing their positions/locations, navigate to places and make basic maps using handheld Global Positioning Systems (GPS)

Course Content

 Introduction to GPS and GNSS Technologies & Applications

GNSS Augmentation Systems and Availability in Africa

 Selecting coordinate systems(units, projections and datum)

 Data collections using Handheld GPS/GNSS devices

Positional data download and export to CAD and GIS acceptable formats

 Data collection and database development using window mobile mapping(Arcpad, Terrasnyc etc ) and Android mapping software

 Make simple maps


Course Schedule

No Start Date End Date Action
1. 13/01/2020 17/01/2020 Register
2. 16/09/2019 20/09/2019 Register
3. 30/09/2019 04/10/2019 Register
4. 14/10/2019 18/10/2019 Register
5. 28/10/2019 01/11/2019 Register
6. 11/11/2019 15/11/2019 Register
7. 25/11/2019 29/11/2019 Register
8. 09/12/2019 13/12/2019 Register
9. 27/01/2020 31/01/2020 Register
10. 10/02/2020 14/02/2020 Register
11. 24/02/2020 28/02/2020 Register

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