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Administrative and Office Skills

This includes areas such as software training, eg GIS; guide to Planning; contract management skills; budgeting, wildlife legislation, fundraising techniques but not basic skills training (literacy and numeracy etc.).


December 2018

10/12/2018    Strategy Development for Wildlife Conservation    3 Days

Churchill College, Cambridge University, CB3 0DS, WildTeam UK. Contact: hello@wildteam.org.uk www.wildteam.org.uk/classroom

Identify and assess threats to wildlife; Create conceptual models that clearly show what is driving the current threats; Create theories of change based on a behaviour change approach; Develop a monitoring approach to help you keep track on your progress. 10% off if you book before 9th November 2018

Cost £360.00


11/12/2018    QGIS Foundation Training    2 Days

Talgarth, South Wales, exeGesIS. Contact: 01874 713066 Carolbateman@esdm.co.uk www.esdm.co.uk/qgis-training-courses

Ideal for Environmental & Ecological Professionals

Cost £unknown


13/12/2018    MapInfo Intermediate Training    1 Day

Talgarth, South Wales, exeGesIS. Contact: 01874 713066 Carolbateman@esdm.co.uk www.esdm.co.uk/mapinfo-training-courses

Ideal for Environmental & Ecological Professionals

Cost £unknown


18/12/2018    MapInfo Foundation Training    2 Days

Talgarth, South Wales, exeGesIS. Contact: 01874 713066 Carolbateman@esdm.co.uk www.esdm.co.uk/mapinfo-training-courses

Ideal for Environmental & Ecological Professionals

Cost £unknown


January 2019

09/01/2019    Intermediate QGIS for Ecologists and Environmental Practitioners    2 Days

East Midlands, CIEEM. Contact: 01962 868626 enquiries@cieem.net events.cieem.net/Events/EventPages/09012019000000IntermediateQGISforEcologistsandEnvironmentalPractitioners.aspx

This intermediate level event focuses on using QGIS as a tool for data analysis and producing more complex maps accurately and efficiently. The course offers ideal progression from our entry level QGIS training and includes some pre-event work to help ensure all delegates have a similar level of QGIS knowledge prior to attendance.

Cost £unknown


18/01/2019    Stronger Together - Working in Partnership    1 Day

Ryton Pools Country Park, Coventry, Countryside Management Association. Contact: https://c-js.info/2PuwMvN

Cost £40.00


22/01/2019    Habitats Regulations Assessment (HRA) of Projects (England/Wales)    1 Day

North West England, CIEEM. Contact: 01962 868626 enquiries@cieem.net events.cieem.net/Events/EventPages/22012019000000HabitatsRegulationsAssessmentHRAofProjectsEnglandWales.aspx

This training has been designed to give delegates a thorough understanding of the overall purpose, process and methodology of the HRA of projects. As well as covering relevant policy and legislation, the course also explores the key stages of the HRA process, with professional tips and hints on compliance and best practice.

Cost £unknown


22/01/2019    Writing winning funding bids    1 Day

Exeter, Wild Ideas. Contact: 07871343872 info@wild-ideas.org.uk www.wild-ideas.org.uk/events/

A one-day course in writing funding bids. We will explore the key skills in making your application stand out. Identifying your funder Your pitch Demonstrating need Demonstrate the change your project will make Show why you are the organisation to do this Course will be held in central Exeter £30 Reduced fee for volunteers

Cost £50.00


23/01/2019    Advanced Facilitation Training    1 Day

St. Luke's Community Centre, 90 Central St, EC1V 8AJ, London, Talk Action. Contact: 0207 324 4775 training@talkaction.org www.talkaction.org/training/Advanced-Facilitation-London/

This will be unlike training you’ve experienced before – you’ll be challenged, engaged & hopefully excited while experiencing the power of deep facilitation. While this is a day of learning, it is also time for you to think about your work & share your experiences. You’ll be asked to analyse difficult situations & come up with your own solutions.

Cost £195.00


23/01/2019    Wind Farm Bird Collision Risk Modelling    1 Day

Scotland, CIEEM. Contact: 01962 868626 enquiries@cieem.net events.cieem.net/Events/EventPages/22012019000000HabitatsRegulationsAssessmentHRAofProjectsEnglandWales.aspx

This course will introduce the Band collision risk model, cover survey design and data management, and provide participants with the opportunity to work through an example. Interpretation of results will also be discussed, including limitations of the model.

Cost £unknown


24/01/2019    Using drones to map habitats    2 Days

Lancaster, Centre for Ecology & Hydrology. Contact: 01491 69 2225 ingsch@ceh.ac.uk https://c-js.info/2v4TOwp

This two-day course will give you skills in: taking images collected from a UAV platform such as a quadcopter, processing images into a scene for image processing, generating classified images. You will learn steps to produce high quality and accurate maps for the mapping of vegetation and land forms.

Cost £649.00


29/01/2019    Developing Skills in Ecological Impact Assessment (EcIA)    2 Days

Yorkshire and Humber, CIEEM. Contact: 01962 868626 enquiries@cieem.net events.cieem.net/Events/EventPages/29012019000000DevelopingSkillsinEcologicalImpactAssessmentEcIA.aspx

A two-day practical course aimed at those practitioners who have existing experience of undertaking EcIAs and wish to develop those skills further. The course will follow the approach to EcIA set out in CIEEM's guidelines, and will focus on the terrestrial (rather than the marine) environment.

Cost £unknown


29/01/2019    ArcGIS: Introduction to Coastal and Marine GIS    3 Days

Southampton, GeoData. Contact: 023 8059 2719 training@geodata.soton.ac.uk www.geodata.soton.ac.uk/training/

This course introduces GIS concepts and techniques using ArcGIS 10 and provides you with the background and skills necessary to utilise powerful GIS tools tailored to the coastal and marine environment. You will learn about available coastal and marine GIS datasets, which also form the basis for the course exercises.

Cost £695.00


31/01/2019    Social Media Training - Edinburgh    1 Day

The Melting Pot, Talk Action. Contact: 02073244775 training@talkaction.org https://c-js.info/2qTGVFj

This session will challenge, inspire and enthuse you to take action and go social. This interactive course will help you understand the landscape of social media and plan an approach that empowers and excites the people you want to engage.

Cost £195.00


31/01/2019    Course for Schools: Meaningful Learning and LOtC: Policies and Practice    1 Day

National Marine Aquarium, Plymouth, Council for Learning Outside the Classroom. Contact: 07545 696881 events@lotc.org.uk www.lotc.org.uk/lotc-training-for-schools-meaningful-learning-and-lotc-policies-and-practice-plymouth/

Cost £unknown


February 2019

05/02/2019    QGIS: Migrating to QGIS    1 Day

Southampton, GeoData. Contact: 023 8059 2719 training@geodata.soton.ac.uk www.geodata.soton.ac.uk/training/

This practical one-day course is intended for current GIS users and provides a rapid orientation to QGIS. Whether you intend to move wholesale to QGIS, or alternatively to establish it in a support role, alongside your current GIS software, this course aims to get you mapping in QGIS with the minimum of delay.

Cost £290.00


05/02/2019    Developing Skills in Ecological Impact Assessment (EcIA)    2 Days

South West England, CIEEM. Contact: 01962 868626 enquiries@cieem.net events.cieem.net/Events/EventPages/05022019000000DevelopingSkillsinEcologicalImpactAssessmentEcIA.aspx

A two-day practical course aimed at those practitioners who have existing experience of undertaking EcIAs and wish to develop those skills further. The course will follow the approach to EcIA set out in CIEEM's guidelines, and will focus on the terrestrial (rather than the marine) environment.

Cost £unknown


06/02/2019    Ecological Clerk of Works    1 Day

North West England, CIEEM. Contact: 01962 868626 enquiries@cieem.net events.cieem.net/Events/EventPages/06022019000000EcologicalClerkofWorks.aspx

Aimed at beginner - intermediate level, this one day course will provide an introduction for participants to the role and responsibilities of an Ecological Clerk of Works (ECoW).

Cost £unknown


06/02/2019    QGIS for Ecologists and Conservation Practitioners    2 Days

Ireland, CIEEM. Contact: 01962 868626 enquiries@cieem.net events.cieem.net/Events/EventPages/06022019000000QGISforEcologistsandConservationPractitioners.aspx

The course is designed to enable you to become a competent GIS operator with a practical focus on producing survey maps and analysing data derived from your surveys. Delegates will need to bring their laptop to the course, as no IT equipment is provided.

Cost £unknown


07/02/2019    BS42020 Biodiversity: Code of Practice for Planning and Development    1 Day

North West England, CIEEM. Contact: 01962 868626 enquiries@cieem.net events.cieem.net/Events/EventPages/07022019000000BS42020BiodiversityCodeofPracticeforPlanningandDevelopment.aspx

With sessions led by Mike Oxford, Chair of BSI's Technical Committee on Biodiversity and principal author for BS42020, the course will focus on how to achieve effective ecological input at all five stages of the planning and development process.

Cost £unknown


12/02/2019    Social Media Training | London    1 Day

St Luke's Community Centre, London - EC1V 8AJ, Talk Action. Contact: 02073244775 training@talkaction.org www.talkaction.org/training/social-media-training/

Everything you wanted to know about social media but were afraid to ask! This social media training is aimed specifically for charities, public sector and social enterprises.

Cost £195.00


12/02/2019    Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Guide and Application    1 Day

Nower Wood, Mill Way, leatherhead KT22 8QA, Surrey Wildlife Trust. Contact: 01372379523 adult.learning@surreywt.org.uk https://c-js.info/2zlOC9z

This introductory course will explain why this is such an important tool for data analysis before teaching practical methods of use.

Cost £47.00


12/02/2019    ArcGIS: Introductory    2 Days

Southampton, GeoData. Contact: 023 8059 2719 training@geodata.soton.ac.uk www.geodata.soton.ac.uk/training/

This course introduces the underlying principles of Geographical Information Systems and examines the processes involved in the capture, storage, analysis and presentation of spatial data. This course is intended for those who have little or no GIS knowledge or who wish to undertake some formalized training in ArcGIS having been largely self-taught in the past.

Cost £550.00


12/02/2019    Effective Communication Skills    1 Day

South West England, CIEEM. Contact: 01962 868626 enquiries@cieem.net events.cieem.net/Events/EventPages/12022019000000EffectiveCommunicationSkills.aspx

Do you want to communicate better at work with customers, contractors, suppliers, colleagues, managers and other professionals? If so, this one-day course is what you are looking for.

Cost £unknown


13/02/2019    ASSETT    5 Days

The Field Studies Council, Epping Forest, Essex, Arbtech Consulting Ltd. Contact: jr@arbtech.co.uk https://c-js.info/2PpO2Cr

The ASSET course is led by Chris Formaggia and senior consultants at Arbtech. ASSET consists of five classroom sessions a total of 25 hours of taught content. There are 3x field survey elements, providing valuable real-life survey experience with licenced consultants.

Cost £unknown


13/02/2019    Introduction to Protected Species Law and Policy    1 Day

North West England, CIEEM. Contact: 01962 868626 enquiries@cieem.net events.cieem.net/Events/EventPages/13022019000000IntroductiontoProtectedSpeciesLawandPolicy.aspx

This course provides an essential core introduction to the law and policy in England and Wales relating to protected species as well as an introduction to national and European legal systems.

Cost £unknown


14/02/2019    ASSETT    5 Days

The Field Studies Council, Epping Forest, Essex, Arbtech Consulting Ltd. Contact: jr@arbtech.co.uk https://c-js.info/2PpO2Cr

The ASSET course is led by Chris Formaggia and senior consultants at Arbtech. ASSET consists of five classroom sessions a total of 25 hours of taught content. There are 3x field survey elements, providing valuable real-life survey experience with licenced consultants.

Cost £unknown


20/02/2019    Introduction to Protected Species Law and Policy    1 Day

Wales, CIEEM. Contact: 01962 868626 enquiries@cieem.net events.cieem.net/Events/EventPages/20022019000000IntroductiontoProtectedSpeciesLawandPolicy.aspx

This course provides an essential core introduction to the law and policy in England and Wales relating to protected species as well as an introduction to national and European legal systems.

Cost £unknown


21/02/2019    Calculating and Using Biodiversity Units    1 Day

South East England, CIEEM. Contact: 01962 868626 enquiries@cieem.net events.cieem.net/Events/EventPages/21022019000000CalculatingandUsingBiodiversityUnits.aspx

This course provides training on biodiversity unit calculations based on Defra's guidance. It is for individuals wishing to develop or enhance skills in undertaking and using biodiversity unit calculations.

Cost £unknown


26/02/2019    ArcGIS: Advanced    2 Days

Southampton, GeoData. Contact: 023 8059 2719 training@geodata.soton.ac.uk www.geodata.soton.ac.uk/training/

In this course the basic functionality of the main elements of ArcGIS (ArcMap, Catalog and ArcToolbox) is expanded upon and some extensions are introduced. Topics covered include: geodatabases; advanced labelling and symbology; advanced editing; using model builder; GIS customization with Python; extensions, online data, manipulating coordinate systems and spatial analysis/statistics tools.

Cost £550.00


26/02/2019    Habitats Regulations Appraisal (HRA) of Plans and Projects (Scotland)    1 Day

Scotland, CIEEM. Contact: 01962 868626 enquiries@cieem.net events.cieem.net/Events/EventPages/26022019000000HabitatsRegulationsAppraisalHRAofPlansandProjectsScotland.aspx

This beginner - intermediate level training will provide a thorough understanding of the overall purpose, process and methodology of Habitats Regulations Appraisal, including Appropriate Assessment and the roles of different organisations and individuals in the process.

Cost £unknown


26/02/2019    Introduction to Ecological Impact Assessment (EcIA)    1 Day

North West England, CIEEM. Contact: 01962 868626 enquiries@cieem.net events.cieem.net/Events/EventPages/26022019000000IntroductiontoEcologicalImpactAssessmentEcIA.aspx

A one-day introductory course designed for those new to EcIA or practitioners requiring an overview of the process. The course will follow the approach to EcIA set out in CIEEM's guidelines, and will focus on the terrestrial (rather than the marine) environment.

Cost £unknown


27/02/2019    Understanding The Ecological Constraints of your Project    1 Day

Nower Wood, Mill Way, leatherhead KT22 8QA, Surrey Wildlife Trust. Contact: 01372379523 adult.learning@surreywt.org.uk https://c-js.info/2P4nBSo

Learn how to manage ecological constraints from our expert Ecologist. Perfect for homeowners, contractors, architects or planners whose projects may encounter an ecological impact.

Cost £47.00


27/02/2019    Sound Analysis    1 Day

Overton, CA Ecology. Contact: 07933941470 claire@caecology.co.uk www.caecology.co.uk

An introductory course for beginners and improvers providing an introduction to sound analysis. This is a classroom-based course focusing on the analysis of calls recorded on broadband time expansion or frequency division bat detectors.

Cost £120.00


27/02/2019    Intermediate QGIS for Ecologists and Environmental Practitioners    2 Days

South East England, CIEEM. Contact: 01962 868626 enquiries@cieem.net events.cieem.net/Events/EventPages/27022019000000IntermediateQGISforEcologistsandEnvironmentalPractitioners.aspx

This intermediate level event focuses on using QGIS as a tool for data analysis and producing more complex maps accurately and efficiently. The course offers ideal progression from our entry level QGIS training. There is an essential pre-event task to prepare QGIS for the course.

Cost £unknown


27/02/2019    Ecological Report Writing    1 Day

North West England, CIEEM. Contact: 01962 868626 enquiries@cieem.net events.cieem.net/Events/EventPages/27022019000000EcologicalReportWriting.aspx

A one-day course on how to produce good quality ecological reports, for species and habitat surveys and Preliminary Ecological Appraisals (PEAs), following CIEEM's 'Guidelines for Ecological Report Writing'.

Cost £unknown


28/02/2019    ArcGIS Model builder - streamlining data processing    1 Day

Southampton, GeoData. Contact: 023 8059 2719 training@geodata.soton.ac.uk www.geodata.soton.ac.uk/training/

This one-day course provides an introduction to ArcGIS model builder and how you can use it to streamline data processing tasks. You will be introduced to ArcToolbox and gain a deeper understanding of geoprocessing tools. This course is intended for regular ArcMap users who wish to improve their technical knowledge to automate data processing.

Cost £290.00


28/02/2019    Ecological Clerk of Works    1 Day

South West England, CIEEM. Contact: 01962 868626 enquiries@cieem.net events.cieem.net/Events/EventPages/28022019000000EcologicalClerkofWorks.aspx

Aimed at beginner - intermediate level, this one day course will provide an introduction for participants to the role and responsibilities of an Ecological Clerk of Works (ECoW).

Cost £unknown


March 2019

03/03/2019    Wildlife Handling and Care    1 Day

Highbridge, Secret World. Contact: 01278 783250 info@secretworld.org https://www.secretworld.org/

Please visit our website for more information

Cost £60.00


12/03/2019    QGIS: Introductory    2 Days

Southampton, GeoData. Contact: 023 8059 2719 training@geodata.soton.ac.uk www.geodata.soton.ac.uk/training/

This course introduces the underlying principles of Geographical Information Systems and examines the processes involved in the capture, storage, analysis and presentation of spatial data. This course is intended for those who have little or no GIS knowledge and who wish to use FREE software developed by the Open Source community.

Cost £395.00


14/03/2019    Field Electronics    1 Day

Wallingford, Centre for Ecology & Hydrology. Contact: 01491 69 2225 ingsch@ceh.ac.uk https://c-js.info/2PlEfgK

This one-day course will give you an introduction to electronics as applied to environmental sensors in the field. It includes knowledge essential to making correct decisions in the field. It will give you the practical skills to troubleshoot and repair equipment in the field. Early Bird rate ends 7 Dec.

Cost £649.00


19/03/2019    QGIS: Advanced    2 Days

Southampton, GeoData. Contact: 023 8059 2719 training@geodata.soton.ac.uk www.geodata.soton.ac.uk/training/

In this course delegates are introduced to advanced analysis techniques using both raster and vector data. The course includes a basic introduction to server database PostgresSQL/PostGIS. The course is designed for existing users of QGIS that want to expand their knowledge and carry out higher-level analysis.

Cost £395.00


20/03/2019    Strategy Development for Wildlife Conservation    3 Days

Woodberry Wetlands, London, WildTeam UK. Contact: hello@wildteam.org.uk www.wildteam.org.uk/classroom

Identify and assess threats to wildlife; Create conceptual models that clearly show what is driving the current threats; Create theories of change based on a behaviour change approach; Develop a monitoring approach to help you keep track on your progress.

Cost £360.00


23/03/2019    Wildlife Rehabilitation and Release    1 Day

Highbridge, Secret World. Contact: 01278 783250 info@secretworld.org https://www.secretworld.org/

Please visit our website for more information

Cost £60.00


26/03/2019    Media Training - Edinburgh    1 Day

The Melting Pot, Talk Action. Contact: 02073244775 training@talkaction.org https://c-js.info/2nJvU8o

Participants will understand how to prepare and package media stories and examine any issues that might arise. You will learn how to communicate your story in a way that sets the media agenda, positively promotes your organisation and improves public relations.

Cost £195.00


28/03/2019    How to apply for a Natural England bat mitigation licence    2 Days

9C Mill Park Ind Est, White Cross Rd, Woodbury Salterton, Exeter EX5 1EL, Richard Green Ecology Ltd. Contact: 01395 239234 office@richardgreenecology.co.uk https://www.richardgreenecology.co.uk/training/

This advanced course will explain what information is required to apply for a bat mitigation licence and go through the process of completing all the relevant forms, including the necessary content, common mistakes and 'top tips' to avoid further information requests from Natural England. A reference will be provided to competent attendees.

Cost £550.00


April 2019

06/04/2019    Conservation Career Starter Training Workshop    4 Days

FSC Juniper Hall, Dorking RH5 6DA, WildTeam UK. Contact: Beth@wildteam.org.uk www.conservation-careers.com/workshop

Start your career in conservation and gain vital skills to boost your CV.

Cost £350.00


07/04/2019    Introduction to wildlife rescue and rehabilitation    1 Day

Highbridge, Secret World. Contact: 01278 783250 info@secretworld.org https://www.secretworld.org/

Please visit our website for more information

Cost £60.00


24/04/2019    Demystifying Map Projections    1 Day

Southampton, GeoData. Contact: 023 8059 2719 training@geodata.soton.ac.uk www.geodata.soton.ac.uk/training/

The course is designed to provide GIS professionals with practical training in handling coordinate systems (map projections and datums) within industry standard GIS packages (MapInfo and ArcGIS). It is focussed on practicalities such as knowing when a dataset is correctly projected or which projection to choose in a given situation.

Cost £295.00


28/04/2019    Wildlife Rehabilitation and Release for Veterinary Professionals - CPD Training    1 Day

Highbridge, Secret World. Contact: 01278 783250 info@secretworld.org https://www.secretworld.org/

Please visit our website for more information

Cost £125.00


30/04/2019    Management Training - London    1 Day

St. Luke's Community Centre, 90 Central St, EC1V 8AJ, London, Talk Action. Contact: 0207 324 4775 training@talkaction.org https://c-js.info/2qemEd2

A leadership and management training programme that offers new and soon-to-be managers the opportunity to build confidence, learn key skills, and explore a variety of management techniques.

Cost £195.00


30/04/2019    ArcGIS: Introduction to Coastal and Marine GIS    3 Days

Southampton, GeoData. Contact: 023 8059 2719 training@geodata.soton.ac.uk www.geodata.soton.ac.uk/training/

This course introduces GIS concepts and techniques using ArcGIS 10 and provides you with the background and skills necessary to utilise powerful GIS tools tailored to the coastal and marine environment. You will learn about available coastal and marine GIS datasets, which also form the basis for the course exercises.

Cost £695.00


May 2019

02/05/2019    Course for Providers: Developing and Reviewing Active Learning    1 Day

Belton House, Grantham, Council for Learning Outside the Classroom. Contact: 07545 696881 events@lotc.org.uk www.lotc.org.uk/developing-and-reviewing-active-learning-a-course-for-providers-of-lotc-2/

Cost £unknown


09/05/2019    How to Conduct an Emergence Survey and an Introduction to Sound Analysis     1 Day

Overton, CA Ecology. Contact: 07933941470 claire@caecology.co.uk www.caecology.co.uk

This course is for people who want to learn how to conduct an emergence survey and how to analyse calls. Topics include: different types of bat detector; survey preparation; equipment required; guidelines and professional standards; what to record; basic bat ID; practical session at roost; introduction to sound analysis.

Cost £120.00


14/05/2019    ArcGIS: Introductory    2 Days

Southampton, GeoData. Contact: 023 8059 2719 training@geodata.soton.ac.uk www.geodata.soton.ac.uk/training/

This course introduces the underlying principles of Geographical Information Systems and examines the processes involved in the capture, storage, analysis and presentation of spatial data. This course is intended for those who have little or no GIS knowledge or who wish to undertake some formalized training in ArcGIS having been largely self-taught in the past.

Cost £550.00


21/05/2019    Media Training - London    1 Day

St. Luke's Community Centre, 90 Central St, EC1V 8AJ, London, Talk Action. Contact: 0207 324 4775 training@talkaction.org https://c-js.info/1TtYiDL

Media Training London A day of practical media training to give you the tools to successfully promote your work and your organisation.

Cost £195.00


21/05/2019    ArcGIS: Advanced    2 Days

Southampton, GeoData. Contact: 023 8059 2719 training@geodata.soton.ac.uk www.geodata.soton.ac.uk/training/

In this course the basic functionality of the main elements of ArcGIS (ArcMap, Catalog and ArcToolbox) is expanded upon and some extensions are introduced. Topics covered include: geodatabases; advanced labelling and symbology; advanced editing; using model builder; GIS customization with Python; extensions, online data, manipulating coordinate systems and spatial analysis/statistics tools.

Cost £550.00


June 2019

03/06/2019    Course for Schools: Developing and Reviewing Active Learning    1 Day

M Shed, Bristol, Council for Learning Outside the Classroom. Contact: 07545 696881 events@lotc.org.uk www.lotc.org.uk/developing-and-reviewing-active-learning-a-course-for-schools/

Cost £unknown


04/06/2019    Management Training - Edinburgh    1 Day

The Melting Pot, 5 Rose St. Edinburgh, EH2 2PR, Talk Action. Contact: 0207 324 4775 training@talkaction.org https://c-js.info/2qw6dH1

A leadership and management training programme that offers new and soon-to-be managers the opportunity to build confidence, learn key skills, and explore a variety of management techniques.

Cost £195.00


11/06/2019    QGIS: Introductory    2 Days

Southampton, GeoData. Contact: 023 8059 2719 training@geodata.soton.ac.uk www.geodata.soton.ac.uk/training/

This course introduces the underlying principles of Geographical Information Systems and examines the processes involved in the capture, storage, analysis and presentation of spatial data. This course is intended for those who have little or no GIS knowledge and who wish to use FREE software developed by the Open Source community.

Cost £395.00


18/06/2019    QGIS: Advanced    2 Days

Southampton, GeoData. Contact: 023 8059 2719 training@geodata.soton.ac.uk www.geodata.soton.ac.uk/training/

In this course delegates are introduced to advanced analysis techniques using both raster and vector data. The course includes a basic introduction to server database PostgresSQL/PostGIS. The course is designed for existing users of QGIS that want to expand their knowledge and carry out higher-level analysis.

Cost £395.00


July 2019

16/07/2019    ArcGIS: Introduction to Coastal and Marine GIS    3 Days

Southampton, GeoData. Contact: 023 8059 2719 training@geodata.soton.ac.uk www.geodata.soton.ac.uk/training/

This course introduces GIS concepts and techniques using ArcGIS 10 and provides you with the background and skills necessary to utilise powerful GIS tools tailored to the coastal and marine environment. You will learn about available coastal and marine GIS datasets, which also form the basis for the course exercises.

Cost £695.00


August 2019

06/08/2019    QGIS: Migrating to QGIS    1 Day

Southampton, GeoData. Contact: 023 8059 2719 training@geodata.soton.ac.uk www.geodata.soton.ac.uk/training/

This practical one-day course is intended for current GIS users and provides a rapid orientation to QGIS. Whether you intend to move wholesale to QGIS, or alternatively to establish it in a support role, alongside your current GIS software, this course aims to get you mapping in QGIS with the minimum of delay.

Cost £290.00


13/08/2019    ArcGIS: Introductory    2 Days

Southampton, GeoData. Contact: 023 8059 2719 training@geodata.soton.ac.uk www.geodata.soton.ac.uk/training/

This course introduces the underlying principles of Geographical Information Systems and examines the processes involved in the capture, storage, analysis and presentation of spatial data. This course is intended for those who have little or no GIS knowledge or who wish to undertake some formalized training in ArcGIS having been largely self-taught in the past.

Cost £550.00


20/08/2019    ArcGIS: Advanced    2 Days

Southampton, GeoData. Contact: 023 8059 2719 training@geodata.soton.ac.uk www.geodata.soton.ac.uk/training/

In this course the basic functionality of the main elements of ArcGIS (ArcMap, Catalog and ArcToolbox) is expanded upon and some extensions are introduced. Topics covered include: geodatabases; advanced labelling and symbology; advanced editing; using model builder; GIS customization with Python; extensions, online data, manipulating coordinate systems and spatial analysis/statistics tools.

Cost £550.00


22/08/2019    ArcGIS Model builder - streamlining data processing    1 Day

Southampton, GeoData. Contact: 023 8059 2719 training@geodata.soton.ac.uk www.geodata.soton.ac.uk/training/

This one-day course provides an introduction to ArcGIS model builder and how you can use it to streamline data processing tasks. You will be introduced to ArcToolbox and gain a deeper understanding of geoprocessing tools. This course is intended for regular ArcMap users who wish to improve their technical knowledge to automate data processing.

Cost £290.00


September 2019

10/09/2019    QGIS: Introductory    2 Days

Southampton, GeoData. Contact: 023 8059 2719 training@geodata.soton.ac.uk www.geodata.soton.ac.uk/training/

This course introduces the underlying principles of Geographical Information Systems and examines the processes involved in the capture, storage, analysis and presentation of spatial data. This course is intended for those who have little or no GIS knowledge and who wish to use FREE software developed by the Open Source community.

Cost £395.00


14/09/2019    Introduction to wildlife rescue and rehabilitation    1 Day

Highbridge, Secret World. Contact: 01278 783250 info@secretworld.org https://www.secretworld.org/

Please visit our website for more information

Cost £60.00


17/09/2019    QGIS: Advanced    2 Days

Southampton, GeoData. Contact: 02380 59272 training@geodata.soton.ac.uk www.geodata.soton.ac.uk/training/

In this course delegates are introduced to advanced analysis techniques using both raster and vector data. The course includes a basic introduction to server database PostgresSQL/PostGIS. The course is designed for existing users of QGIS that want to expand their knowledge and carry out higher-level analysis.

Cost £395.00


24/09/2019    Demystifying Map Projections    1 Day

Southampton, GeoData. Contact: 02380 59271 training@geodata.soton.ac.uk www.geodata.soton.ac.uk/training/

The course is designed to provide GIS professionals with practical training in handling coordinate systems (map projections and datums) within industry standard GIS packages (MapInfo and ArcGIS). It is focussed on practicalities such as knowing when a dataset is correctly projected or which projection to choose in a given situation.

Cost £295.00


28/09/2019    Wildlife Handling and Care    1 Day

Highbridge, Secret World. Contact: 01278 783250 info@secretworld.org https://www.secretworld.org/

Please visit our website for more information

Cost £60.00


October 2019

10/10/2019    Wildlife Crime and the Law    1 Day

Richmond Park, London, Species Recovery Trust. Contact: 01722 322539 bookings@speciesrecoverytrust.org.uk https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/wildlife-crime-and-the-law-tickets-51397021876

A one day course giving participants background to the laws protecting UK wildlife, the skills and confidence to identify a potential wildlife crime and the knowledge to identify potential evidence

Cost £80.00


12/10/2019    Assessment and First Aid in Wildlife Casualties    1 Day

Highbridge, Secret World. Contact: 01278 783250 info@secretworld.org https://www.secretworld.org/

Please visit our website for more information

Cost £60.00


22/10/2019    ArcGIS: Introduction to Coastal and Marine GIS    3 Days

Southampton, GeoData. Contact: 023 8059 2719 training@geodata.soton.ac.uk www.geodata.soton.ac.uk/training/

This course introduces GIS concepts and techniques using ArcGIS 10 and provides you with the background and skills necessary to utilise powerful GIS tools tailored to the coastal and marine environment. You will learn about available coastal and marine GIS datasets, which also form the basis for the course exercises.

Cost £695.00


November 2019

10/11/2019    Introduction to wildlife rescue and rehabilitation    1 Day

Highbridge, Secret World. Contact: 01278 783250 info@secretworld.org https://www.secretworld.org/

Please visit our website for more information

Cost £60.00


12/11/2019    ArcGIS: Introductory    2 Days

Southampton, GeoData. Contact: 023 8059 2719 training@geodata.soton.ac.uk www.geodata.soton.ac.uk/training/

This course introduces the underlying principles of Geographical Information Systems and examines the processes involved in the capture, storage, analysis and presentation of spatial data. This course is intended for those who have little or no GIS knowledge or who wish to undertake some formalized training in ArcGIS having been largely self-taught in the past.

Cost £550.00


19/11/2019    ArcGIS: Advanced    2 Days

Southampton, GeoData. Contact: 023 8059 2719 training@geodata.soton.ac.uk www.geodata.soton.ac.uk/training/

In this course the basic functionality of the main elements of ArcGIS (ArcMap, Catalog and ArcToolbox) is expanded upon and some extensions are introduced. Topics covered include: geodatabases; advanced labelling and symbology; advanced editing; using model builder; GIS customization with Python; extensions, online data, manipulating coordinate systems and spatial analysis/statistics tools.

Cost £550.00


24/11/2019    Wildlife Rehabilitation and Release    1 Day

Highbridge, Secret World. Contact: 01278 783250 info@secretworld.org https://www.secretworld.org/

Please visit our website for more information

Cost £60.00


December 2019

03/12/2019    QGIS: Introductory    2 Days

Southampton, GeoData. Contact: 023 8059 2719 training@geodata.soton.ac.uk www.geodata.soton.ac.uk/training/

This course introduces the underlying principles of Geographical Information Systems and examines the processes involved in the capture, storage, analysis and presentation of spatial data. This course is intended for those who have little or no GIS knowledge and who wish to use FREE software developed by the Open Source community.

Cost £395.00


10/12/2019    QGIS: Advanced    2 Days

Southampton, GeoData. Contact: 023 8059 2719 training@geodata.soton.ac.uk www.geodata.soton.ac.uk/training/

In this course delegates are introduced to advanced analysis techniques using both raster and vector data. The course includes a basic introduction to server database PostgresSQL/PostGIS. The course is designed for existing users of QGIS that want to expand their knowledge and carry out higher-level analysis.

Cost £395.00


Contact For Details

Contact for Details How to write highly cited papers    0.5 Day

Lancaster, Centre for Ecology & Hydrology. Contact: 01491 692225 ingsch@ceh.ac.uk https://c-js.info/2vT2Ujq

This interactive half-day workshop will boost your confidence and ability to write a great science paper that will be cited again and again. This workshop focusses on getting high citations. The workshop will use group and individual exercises.

Cost £150.00


Contact for Details How to write highly cited papers    0.5 Day

CEH Wallingford, Maclean Building, Benson Lane, Crowmarsh Gifford, Wallingford, Oxfordshire, OX10 8BB, Centre for Ecology & Hydrology. Contact: 01491 692225 ingsch@ceh.ac.uk https://c-js.info/2vT2Ujq

This interactive half-day workshop will boost your confidence and ability to write a great science paper that will be cited again and again. This workshop focusses on getting high citations. The workshop will use group and individual exercises.

Cost £150.00


 


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