PDH Online

Geospatial Data and Systems

Credit: 24 PDH
Course Fee: $216.00
149 pages

Course Summary:

This course applies to all USACE Commands and contractors that are responsible for civil works, military construction, and environmental restorations. Specifically, it applies to the Commands responsible for regulatory investigations, planning studies, real estate, and emergency operations. Other functions to which it pertains are automated Geospatial Data Standards (GDS) for surveying, mapping, or geospatial database development, such as modeling. This manual also pertains to Geospatial Data and Systems (GD&S) that are used to produce a variety of products including river and harbor maps, charts, and drawings; real estate tract or parcel maps; small- and medium-scale engineering drawings; survey reports; environmental studies; hazardous, toxic, and radioactive waste studies; and channel condition reports.

Learning Objective:

Upon completion of this course the participant will learn about:

  • Enterprise Geographic Information Systems (eGIS)
  • Geospatial Technologies and USACE Project Management Business Process
  • Geospatial Data and Systems (GD&S) Organizational Structure
  • Enterprise Geographic Information Systems Project Management Plan (eGIS PMP)
  • Geospatial Data and Systems (GD&S) in USACE’s Corporate Information Plan
  • Geospatial Data Overview and Standards
  • Geospatial Database Development and Management

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Course Content

Course Author: US Army Corps of Engineers

Course 1

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