Advance your foundational ArcGIS skills by learning how to obtain reliable results from different types of GIS analysis. You will apply a standard workflow to efficiently solve spatial problems using a variety of ArcGIS tools and vector, raster, and temporal data. Techniques to effectively share your analysis workflows and results are covered. This course is taught using ArcGIS for Desktop Advanced and some course exercises use tools provided in the ArcGIS Spatial Analyst extension.

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to:

  • Choose appropriate data, methods, and tools to plan, execute, and document a given analysis project.
  • Automate analysis tasks using geoprocessing models.
  • Create a weighted suitability model to select the optimal location for a new site.
  • Apply spatial statistics to examine distribution patterns and identify hot spots.
  • Model temporal data to analyze and visualize change over time.
  • Share analysis results so they are accessible and repeatable.

Prerequisites: Introductory-level knowledge of GIS concepts and limited ArcGIS experience.
Course Length: 1 day/8 hours.

Who May Attend: Law Enforcement, Military (GIS analysts, specialists, and others who manage or conduct GIS analysis projects).