Odyssey Geospatial - Training


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Odyssey Geospatial workshops are a unique, fast and affordable way to learn Geospatial Technology
(GIS, GPS and Remote Sensing). Students are trained by GIS professionals in a dynamic, hands-on, environment, utilizing cutting-edge hardware and software in our brand-new state of the art training facility at GISP Certification LogoFlorida Atlantic University (FAU).

Can't make it to Davie? No problem... we will come to you!

The training that you receive from Odyssey Geospatial may be applied
towards your application for, or renewal of, your GISP Certification.

Odyssey's next offering is an Introduction to Mobile GIS workshop on Saturday November 16th. Click here to register.

Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

Map LayersThis dynamic workshop introduces students to the basics of GIS utilizing ESRI’s ArcGIS 10. The workshop includes in-class instruction and hands on exercises. Topics include:

  • Basics of raster & vector data
  • Overview of projections
  • Introduction to ArcGIS10 Tools
  • Map creation

Price: $300.00 per student.  Workshop includes training manual and certificate of completion.

Advanced Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

Euclidean DistanceThis comprehensive workshop builds on the introductory GIS workshop and provides students with more in-depth concepts in GIS. The knowledge gained in this workshop can be utilized in a broad range of professions utilizing GIS, GPS and Remote Sensing. Workshop topics include:

  • Building geodatabases
  • Performing spatial analysis
  • An introduction to ArcGIS extensions

Price: $300.00 per student.  Workshop includes training manual and certificate of completion.

Introduction to Mobile Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

Trimble JunoThis cutting edge workshop introduces students to the basics of Field GIS in a dynamic hands-on learning environment. Training covers ESRI’s ArcPad 10 and Trimble’s all-in-one mobile devices (Trimble GeoXT, Trimble GeoXH, and Trimble Juno). The workshop includes a combination of in-class training and interactive exercises performed both in the lab and the field. Topics include:

  • Basics of ArcPad 10
  • Custom form creation
  • Check-in/Check-Out of data into Geodatabase

Price: $300.00 per student.  Workshop includes training manual and certificate of completion.

Custom Workshops


Let Us Build a Workshop to Fit Your Needs

We can build custom training programs to fit your group's specific needs. Both the subject and location of your training experience are flexible. The following are some of the locations in which we have offered training programs in the past:

  • Coral Reefs in the Florida Keys
  • Everglades ecosystems & restoration areas
  • Tropical rainforests of Costa Rica Coral Reefs of Belize

Please contact us for details and pricing information.