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      Spatial Databases With PostGIS And QGIS Course in Nairobi

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      October 26, 2020 - October 30, 2020


      Westlands, Off Church rd
      Nairobi, Nairobi Municipality

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      Spatial Databases With PostGIS And QGIS Course

      FineResults Research Services invites you to a training on:
      Topic: Spatial Databases With PostGIS And QGIS Course
      Date: 26thto 30th October 2020
      Cost: USD 800 or Ksh.65,000
      Contacts: +254 759 285 295 or

      This course is intended to provide an introduction to spatial databases in general and PostGIS in particular to GIS professionals who are interested in expanding their skillset to multi-user enterprise level spatial databases. This course uses the latest versions of PostgreSQL, PostGIS, and QGIS.
      • Policy makers
      • Researchers
      • NGO and civil society staffs
      • Educators
      • Post graduate students
      • Private sector representatives
      • Media staffs
      • Civil Society Organizations

      By the end of training, participants will be able to:
      • What a spatial database is and why you would want to use one.
      • What SQL is, why you would want to use it, and how it can be applied to geospatial concepts.
      • How to install PostGIS locally for development purposes and how to access a production version via a network or the internet.
      • How to load your spatial data into PostGIS and access it from a variety of clients, especially QGIS
      • The basics of SQL for both spatial and non-spatial queries
      • How to validate data and control user access with the tools built-in to PostGIS
      • Optimizing your queries for the best performance
      • How to work with raster data in PostGIS
      • The basics of programming custom functions with PL/pgSQL
      • The basics of database administration to keep your database operating smoothly
      • Introduction to QGIS
      • Mapping using QGIS
      • Introduction to POSTGIS (Installation,Applications that support PostGIS,Creating a PostGIS database)
      • Using Spatial Databases in QGIS
      • Online Sources of Data(Openstreet maps ,CartoDB ,Google earth ,Interactive and shareable maps ,Google maps, Geoserver, fusion tables and CartoDB ,Online data analysis )

      NB: We are offering you a half day, fun and interactive team building event!  And a related field trip as part of practical learning where applicable.

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