Contributed By: Kevin Mickey
The Polis Center at IUPUI
Indianapolis, Indiana

The Polis Center is offering an Esri certified ArcGIS 10 Desktop III: GIS Workflows and Analysis course at the special price of $650.00 to all participants, a savings of $350.00 when compared to the normal $1,000.00 course fee. This course will be offered at the Polis Center training facility in Indianapolis, Indiana on Thursday, April 12 and Friday, April 13, 2012 from 8:30-4:30 each day. Call 317-274-2455 to register.

Description:
Advance your ArcGIS Desktop skills in this course that teaches how and when to apply ArcGIS tools to create an efficient workflow that supports GIS analysis. Working with data stored in a geodatabase, you will organize and prepare data for analysis, create geoprocessing models, and work through a challenging analysis project. By the end of the course, you will be able to determine which ArcGIS tools and functions to use in a given situation and apply them to your analyses. The skills taught in this course are applicable to all types of GIS analysis.

Goals:
After completing this course, you will be able to
Add data from different sources to a geodatabase
Create and use geodatabase components that maintain data integrity and prevent errors during data creation and editing
Solve common spatial data alignment problems
Use a variety of geoprocessing tools to perform an analysis that supports decision making
Build a complex model to automate an analysis workflow

Who should attend:
GIS analysts, GIS specialists, and other experienced ArcGIS users who want to extend their basic ArcGIS skills in the areas of data creation and editing, geoprocessing models, and GIS analysis.