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Short Training Courses

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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.).


April 2019

23/04/2019    Effective Communication for Women    1 Day

South West England, CIEEM. Contact: 01962 868626 enquiries@cieem.net events.cieem.net/Events/EventPages/23042019000000EffectiveCommunicationSkillsforWomen.aspx

This training is designed to help women achieve confidence, credibility and composure in any workplace situation and will explore a range of skills and techniques to help you get your ideas across, resolve long-standing conflicts, shine in meetings and persuade and influence others.

Cost £unknown


23/04/2019    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. Please quote CJS when requesting pricing to activate course discount. Course includes: Tea & coffee refreshments and lunch; training manual; free post-course support

Cost £unknown


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


24/04/2019    Using Bat Explorer    6pm to 9pm. Days

Cardiff, Acer Ecology. Contact: 029 2065 0331 enquiries@acerecology.co.uk www.acerecology.co.uk/

This course, which is aimed at beginners and intermediate users, aims to give participants the knowledge and skills to use the BatExplorer software to analyse recordings. The course costs £40.00 including VAT and will take place in our office in Cardiff Bay and runs from 6.00pm until 9.00pm.

Cost £40.00


25/04/2019    Habitats Regulations Appraisal Projects (England & Wales)    1 Day

South West England, CIEEM. Contact: 01962 868626 enquiries@cieem.net events.cieem.net/Events/EventPages/25042019000000HabitatsRegulationsAssessmentHRAofProjectsEnglandWales.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


25/04/2019    QGIS for Ecologists and Conservation Practitioners    1 Day

South East England, CIEEM. Contact: 01962 868626 enquiries@cieem.net events.cieem.net/EventsThe 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./EventPages/25042019000000QGISforEcologistsandConservationPr

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.

Cost £unknown


25/04/2019    Anabat    6pm to 9pm. Days

Cardiff, Acer Ecology. Contact: 029 2065 0331 enquiries@acerecology.co.uk www.acerecology.co.uk/

This course, which is aimed at beginners and intermediate users, aims to give participants the knowledge and skills to use the Analook software to analyse recordings and present the findings of automated surveys using the Anabat Express bat detector.

Cost £40.00


25/04/2019    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. Please quote CJS when requesting pricing to activate course discount. Course includes: Tea & coffee refreshments and lunch; training manual; free post-course support

Cost £unknown


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

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

Please visit our website for more information

Cost £125.00


29/04/2019    QGIS Course    6pm to 9pm. Days

Cardiff, Acer Ecology. Contact: 029 2065 0331 enquiries@acerecology.co.uk www.acerecology.co.uk/

This evening course provides an introduction to the use of QGIS. The course will explain how QGIS software can be used to map sites and specifically teach participants to use the QGIS software. The course runs from 6.00pm until 9.00pm and costs £40.00 per person, inclusive of VAT.

Cost £40.00


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

01/05/2019    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. Please quote CJS when requesting pricing to activate course discount. Course includes: Tea & coffee refreshments and lunch; training manual; free post-course support

Cost £unknown


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


02/05/2019    Habitats Regulations Assessment (HRA) of Plans (England & Wales)    1 Day

Bristol , CIEEM. Contact: 01962 868626 enquiries@cieem.net events.cieem.net/Events/EventPages/02052019000000HabitatsRegulationsAssessmentHRAofPlansEnglandWales.aspx

This training has been designed to give delegates a thorough understanding of the overall purpose, process and methodology of the HRA of plans. 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


07/05/2019    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


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


16/05/2019    Introduction to Green Infrastructure in an Urban Environment    1 Day

South East England, CIEEM. Contact: 01962 868626 enquiries@cieem.net events.cieem.net/Events/EventPages/16052019000000IntroductiontoGreenInfrastructureinanUrbanEnvironment.aspx

The one day training course will provide participants with an introduction to the key aspects of Urban GI and an understanding of the important role it plays in delivering Ecosystem Services. An overview of the different GI features - green roofs, green walls, rain gardens, trees and landscape planting etc. will be provided.

Cost £unknown


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


21/05/2019    Preliminary Ecological Appraisal    2 Days

Bristol, Acorn Ecology Ltd. Contact: 01392 366512 training@acornecology.co.uk c-js.co.uk/2xSEjfq

Preliminary Ecological Appraisal (PEA) is an essential skill for any ecological consultant. This course will cover desk studies and data searches, identifying protected species and habitats (including field visits), discussion of further survey work required, wildlife legislation and how to write a report.

Cost £unknown


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


04/06/2019    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. Please quote CJS when requesting pricing to activate course discount. Course includes: Tea & coffee refreshments and lunch; training manual; free post-course support

Cost £unknown


06/06/2019    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. Please quote CJS when requesting pricing to activate course discount. Course includes: Tea & coffee refreshments and lunch; training manual; free post-course support

Cost £unknown


07/06/2019    Using Bioacoustics for Field Survey    1 Day

Wales, CIEEM. Contact: 01962 868626 enquiries@cieem.net events.cieem.net/Events/EventPages/07062019000000UsingBioacousticsforFieldSurvey.aspx

This course will cover the use of acoustic recording for other species and groups, such as birds, amphibians, invertebrates and mixed animal communities. The training will introduce and explain a range of hardware, software and methodological approaches, that will allow attendees to understand how they might be able to use bioacoustics within their own practice.

Cost £unknown


08/06/2019    Introduction to GIS (Geographic Information Systems)    1 Day

Nature Discovery Centre, Thatcham, RG19 3FU, Thames Valley Environmental Records Centre. Contact: 01865 815451 tverc@oxfordshire.gov.uk https://c-js.info/2ugd78w

GIS are systems for storing, managing and analysing spatial data. This course is designed to introduce you to GIS and spatial data and enable you to display, manipulate and interrogate spatial data.

Cost £FREE


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


11/06/2019    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. Please quote CJS when requesting pricing to activate course discount. Course includes: Tea & coffee refreshments and lunch; training manual; free post-course support

Cost £unknown


11/06/2019    Calculating and Using Biodiversity Units    1 Day

North West England , CIEEM. Contact: 01962 868626 enquiries@cieem.net events.cieem.net/Events/EventPages/11062019000000CalculatingandUsingBiodiversityUnits.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


11/06/2019    Flying high - Drones for Ecology and Land Management    2 Days

South East England, CIEEM. Contact: 01962 868626 enquiries@cieem.net events.cieem.net/Events/EventPages/11062019000000FlyinghighDronesforEcologyandLandManagement.aspx

The course, co-delivered by Paul Losse and Cameron Crook, will consider the uses and potential uses of drones for ecological and land management work in the UK.

Cost £unknown


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


18/06/2019    Arc Foundation Training    2 Days

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

Ideal for Environmental & Ecological Professionals. Please quote CJS when requesting pricing to activate course discount. Course includes: Tea & coffee refreshments and lunch; training manual; free post-course support

Cost £unknown


19/06/2019    Dogs in conservation talk and demonstration    1 Day

Bickley Hall Farm, Cheshire Wildlife Trust. Contact: 07807784332 eraine@cheshirewt.org.uk https://c-js.info/2Cvwoob

Learn how 'man's best friend' is now being used to help with conservation.

Cost £10.00


25/06/2019    Arc Intermediate Training    2 Days

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

Ideal for Environmental & Ecological Professionals. Please quote CJS when requesting pricing to activate course discount. Course includes: Tea & coffee refreshments and lunch; training manual; free post-course support

Cost £unknown


27/06/2019    QGIS Intermediate Training    1 Day

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

Ideal for Environmental & Ecological Professionals. Please quote CJS when requesting pricing to activate course discount. Course includes: Tea & coffee refreshments and lunch; training manual; free post-course support

Cost £unknown


July 2019

02/07/2019    Campaigning – the essentials    1 Day

Newton Abbot, Wild Ideas. Contact: 07871343872 debs.rylands@wild-ideas.org.uk https://c-js.info/2QBKOYp

A one-day workshop on campaigning, creating your campaign strategy, evaluating and monitoring your outcomes and campaigning within legal frameworks. Course structure: Campaigning – an introduction; Campaigning – the law; Your campaign strategy; Measuring the difference your campaign is making Booking essential.

Cost £65.00


02/07/2019    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. Please quote CJS when requesting pricing to activate course discount. Course includes: Tea & coffee refreshments and lunch; training manual; free post-course support

Cost £unknown


06/07/2019    Campaigning – the essentials    1 Day

Newton Abbot, Wild Ideas. Contact: 07871343872 debs.rylands@wild-ideas.org.uk www.wild-ideas.org.uk/events/campaigning-the-essentials/

A one-day workshop on campaigning, creating your campaign strategy, evaluating and monitoring your outcomes and campaigning within legal frameworks. Course structure: Campaigning – an introduction; Campaigning – the law; Your campaign strategy; Measuring the difference your campaign is making Booking essential

Cost £unknown


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


16/07/2019    Arc Foundation Training    2 Days

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

Ideal for Environmental & Ecological Professionals. Please quote CJS when requesting pricing to activate course discount. Course includes: Tea & coffee refreshments and lunch; training manual; free post-course support

Cost £unknown


22/07/2019    Radioecology    2 Days

Lancaster, Centre for Ecology & Hydrology. Contact: 01491 69 2225 ingsch@ceh.ac.uk https://c-js.info/2S2sPuG

This two-day course covers a number of aspects of environmental (non-human biota) radiological assessment, including the ERICA tool, radionuclide transfer, dosimetry, effects, benchmarks, dispersion and how to model atmospheric noble gases. For Regulators, industry, consultants and researchers. From £875 Early Bird

Cost £unknown


30/07/2019    Arc Intermediate Training    2 Days

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

Ideal for Environmental & Ecological Professionals. Please quote CJS when requesting pricing to activate course discount. Course includes: Tea & coffee refreshments and lunch; training manual; free post-course support

Cost £unknown


August 2019

01/08/2019    Winter ASSETT    4 Days

Minerva Mill – Large meeting room, Station Road, Alcester, Warwickshire, B49 5ET, Arbtech Consulting Ltd. Contact: jr@arbtech.co.uk https://c-js.info/2Sh57el

Help bridge the industry’s key failing: the gap between graduating in a relevant environmental subject & undertaking professional work as a consultant. Course dates: 1 August, 29 August, 12 September & 3 October 2019. Fees can be paid upfront or offset by the paid work the candidates will do for Arbtech, once the course is completed. £300 inclusive of VAT.

Cost £300.00


03/08/2019    Wild Skills Week    5 Days

Preston Montford Field Centre, Growing Confidence Project. Contact: 01743 852040 gc@field-studies-council.org www.field-studies-council.org/gc

Immerse yourself in nature. Spend five days on this action packed residential based on land and water. Brush up your wildlife watching and identification skills, go canoeing and have a go at greenwood working. Gain your John Muir Discovery Award; also suitable for Gold Duke of Edinburgh. For ages 16-25

Cost £75.00


03/08/2019    Phase One Habitat Survey and Preliminary Ecological Appraisal Workshop    2 Days

Stirling, The Conservation Volunteers Scotland. Contact: 01788 476170 Scotland-training@tcv.org.uk tcvscotland.eventbrite.com

This popular 2 day course will benefit ecologists, land managers, rangers, planners, environmental consultants and students. You will learn how to correctly assess a habitat type using the Phase 1 survey methodology, to map and write this up competently and to understand how to read Phase 1 habitat maps

Cost £unknown


03/08/2019    Wild Skills Week    5 Days

Preston Montford Field Centre, Growing Confidence Project. Contact: 01743852040 gc@field-studies-council.org https://c-js.info/2wtacum

Fun-filled week in the natural environment. Gain a John Muir award and suitable for Gold DofE residential. For ages 16-25.

Cost £75.00


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


06/08/2019    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. Please quote CJS when requesting pricing to activate course discount. Course includes: Tea & coffee refreshments and lunch; training manual; free post-course support

Cost £unknown


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


13/08/2019    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. Please quote CJS when requesting pricing to activate course discount. Course includes: Tea & coffee refreshments and lunch; training manual; free post-course support

Cost £unknown


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


20/08/2019    QGIS Intermediate Training    1 Day

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

Ideal for Environmental & Ecological Professionals. Please quote CJS when requesting pricing to activate course discount. Course includes: Tea & coffee refreshments and lunch; training manual; free post-course support

Cost £unknown


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

03/09/2019    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. Please quote CJS when requesting pricing to activate course discount. Course includes: Tea & coffee refreshments and lunch; training manual; free post-course support

Cost £unknown


09/09/2019    Bayesian Methods for Ecological and Environmental Modelling    4 Days

Edinburgh, Centre for Ecology & Hydrology. Contact: 01491 69 2730 annkov@ceh.ac.uk https://c-js.info/2X3Lv0I

This four-day course will run over 5 days. It will be a mixture of presentations and practical exercises. It will give you a solid grounding in Bayesian methods you can used with any model and data set to compare models, estimate parameters, analyse uncertainties and communicate results. From £749.

Cost £unknown


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 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


17/09/2019    Arc Foundation Training    2 Days

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

Ideal for Environmental & Ecological Professionals. Please quote CJS when requesting pricing to activate course discount. Course includes: Tea & coffee refreshments and lunch; training manual; free post-course support

Cost £unknown


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 www.secretworld.org/

Please visit our website for more information

Cost £60.00


October 2019

03/10/2019    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. Please quote CJS when requesting pricing to activate course discount. Course includes: Tea & coffee refreshments and lunch; training manual; free post-course support

Cost £unknown


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

Richmond Park, London, Species Recovery Trust. Contact: 01722 322539 bookings@speciesrecoverytrust.org.uk 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


10/10/2019    Social Media Training - London    1 Day

St. Lukes' Community Centre, Talk Action. Contact: 02073244775 training@talkaction.org https://c-js.info/2VMKqtQ

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 £242.00


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

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

Please visit our website for more information

Cost £60.00


15/10/2019    Advanced Facilitation Training - Edinburgh    1 Day

The Melting Pot, 5 Rose Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2PR, Talk Action. Contact: 02073244775 training@talkaction.org https://c-js.info/2QAJm8n

An exciting and challenging day that looks deeply at group dynamics and the role you play as a facilitator. This course helps facilitators to deal with power, conflict & big personalities!

Cost £242.00


15/10/2019    Introduction to QGIS for Ecological Consultants    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 www.richardgreenecology.co.uk/training/

This introductory course will teach participants to produce a professional looking Phase 1 Habitat map and display ecological spatial data using freely available software.

Cost £295.00


16/10/2019    Social Media Training - Edinburgh    1 Day

The Melting Pot, 5 Rose Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2PR, Talk Action. Contact: 02073244775 training@talkaction.org https://c-js.info/2QQPwS8

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 £242.00


17/10/2019    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 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


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 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


13/11/2019    Management Training - London    1 Day

St. Lukes' Community Centre, Talk Action. Contact: 02073244775 training@talkaction.org https://c-js.info/2QPdEVf

A leadership and management training programme for new and soon-to-be managers.

Cost £242.00


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 www.secretworld.org/

Please visit our website for more information

Cost £60.00


27/11/2019    Management Training - Edinburgh    1 Day

The Melting Pot, 5 Rose Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2PR, Talk Action. Contact: 02073244775 training@talkaction.org https://c-js.info/2QRk3PL

A leadership and management training programme for new and soon-to-be managers.

Cost £1.00


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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