The Survey and mapping (cartographic survey) course giving trainees the proficiency in using various methods, tools and equipment in accurately and easily extracting geo-data and using such data to produce plot plans. Survey and mapping course involves collection of data from site inputting those data into digital tools and software to accurately position and determine the physical extent of a piece of lant. The tools, equipment and software for this course include, GPS, Total Station,
What Will You Learn?
In this comprehensive course, you'll:
Learn the basics of land surveying techniques and equipment.
Explore Geographic Information Systems (GIS) for data analysis and visualization.
Master the art of creating accurate maps and geospatial representations.
Understand remote sensing technologies for aerial data collection.
Dive into real-world projects to apply your surveying and mapping knowledge.
By the end of the course, you'll be equipped to interpret geographical data and create informative maps that inform decision-making.
The Course Curriculam
Introduction to Surveying and Mapping
Understanding the importance of surveying and mapping
Exploring the history and evolution of surveying techniques
Introduction to different types of surveys: land, topographic, cadastral, etc.
Geospatial Data and Coordinate Systems
Understanding geospatial data and its applications
Introduction to coordinate systems: geographic, projected, and vertical
Conversion between different coordinate systems
Surveying Equipment and Techniques
Exploring modern surveying instruments: Total Stations, GPS, LiDAR
Understanding leveling techniques and their applications
Field data collection methods and best practices
Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
Introduction to GIS and its role in mapping and analysis
Understanding spatial data types and formats
Creating and managing geospatial databases
Remote Sensing and Aerial Photography
Exploring remote sensing technologies: satellite imagery, aerial photography
Image interpretation and analysis for mapping
Application of remote sensing in environmental monitoring and land management