Online GISc course: Creating catchment or service areas using QGIS

The online one (1) day GISc course will provide participants with the knowledge to use QGIS to create catchment or service areas of features such as shopping centres or towns. Techniques that will be used include Thiesson Polygons, Iso-Areas and OD-Matrixes (Origin and Destination).

 

Course program

  1. Course outlay.
  2. Important GISc concepts.
  3. QGIS introduction.
  4. Prepare the database for analysis (Geopackage/File Geodatabase),
    1. Capture data,
    2. Manage data,
  5. Create catchment/service areas and OD-Matrixes.

 Costing

Costing for the course will apply a tier mechanism to calculate the cost of attending the training:

  • Tier 1 will include training and training material. Cost = R750 per day.
  • Tier 2 will include training, training material and three (1) hours of consultation after the training is completed. Cost = R1 000 per day.
  • Tier 3 will include training, training material and five (2) hours of consultation after the training is completed. Cost = R1 800 per day.

The consultation will be for six months after the completion of the course.  Other consultations can be booked here.

Date

The course will take place from 22 June 2021.

Booking

Please book here

Further details

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