This certificate is an introduction to GIS principles for individuals or companies with GIS integrated into their operations. GIS Data Management can be applied to various industries such as architecture, environmental, geology, geomatics, information technologies, petroleum, oil and gas, surveying and water/wastewater. This certificate will equip learners with entry level skills in areas of data capture, manipulation, modeling, analysis and output.
This program is eligible for Canada-Alberta Job Grant funding.
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You have up to five years to complete all certificate courses. You must meet the graduation requirements as they exist at the time you register for your first course (see AC.3.1.1 Grading and Progression).
There are no entrance requirements for this program. You can begin registering for courses anytime by clicking a course name or calling 403.284.7248. Once you have registered for at least one course and have a SAIT student ID number, consider filling out and submitting the Program Declaration Form to the Office of the Registrar. Contact information for the Office of the Registrar is located in the upper corner of the form.
|COURSE CODE||COURSE NAME||OFFERED|
|GEOS-409||GIS Data Capture I||Online|
|GEOS-410||GIS Data Manipulation and Transformation||Online|
|GEOS-418||GIS Data Modeling||Online|
|GEOS-419||GIS Data Analysis and Output||Online|
Courses start in early September, January and May. Registration will open approximately one month before course start dates.
Associated Applied Degree
All courses completed as part of this certificate program may be used towards the Bachelor of Applied Technology Geographic Information Systems.
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