GIS Fundamentals Workshop Series – Registration Now Open – No Previous Experience Required

May 26, 2020

GIS Fundamentals Workshop Series – Presented by CCGT

Clemson Center for Geospatial Technologies  (CCGT) is offering the GIS Fundamentals Workshop Series in ArcGIS Prothe newest version of ArcGIS Desktop (ArcMap, ArcCatalog).

These weekly online workshops will provide experience with a variety of GIS concepts, software, and expertise and are designed to help students acquire GIS skills that are in demand for research and the job market. The workshops are free and open to all Clemson students, faculty, and staff. Participants can attend one, several, or all workshops in the series with the possibility of earning a CCGT Certificate of Attendance.

Our team is excited by all the growing interest in GIS across the campus. Due to high demand and based on your feedback, we will hold all the synchronous sessions twice on Thursdays from 5 to 8 pm, and Fridays from 9 am to 12 pm.

You need to preregister for each one of the workshops at


Once you preregister, you will be contacted with the link for each session.

The workshops to be offered are:

   1.      Introduction to GIS*

May 28 & 29

   2.      GIS Data Creation and Management*

June 4 & 5

   3.       Working with Tabular Data in GIS

June 11 & 12

   4.      Basic Spatial Analysis

June 18 & 19

   5.      Intermediate Spatial Analysis

June 25 & 26

   6.      Basic Spatial Statistics**

Week of June 29

   7.      Field Data Collection with GIS

July 9 & 10

   8.      Data Visualization & Analytics with Tableau**

Week of July 13

   9.      Cloud Mapping and Story Maps with ArcGIS  Online**

Week of July 20

   10.   Using and Visualizing LiDAR in GIS**

Week of July 27

   11.   Intro to Drones for Mapping**

           Week of August 3

*Attending the first two workshops is mandatory to attend any other workshops in the series.

**Asynchronous sessions

Take a look at this document for a detailed description of the subjects to be covered during each workshop session.