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Introduction to QGIS for ecologists (QGSE01)

15th April 2019 - 19th April 2019

£275.00 - £480.00

Course overview:

This course aims at providing audience with the basic tools for ecological data management and analyses, through the Geographical Information System software QGIS, with the particular objective of creating spatially explicit datasets for ecological analyses (e.g. species distribution models, resources and habitat selection, home range analyses…).

Practical sessions will use the free software QGIS – prior experience is not necessary. Example data will be provided but participants may also bring their own data.

Intended Audience

Students and early career researchers without any prior knowledge of GIS software, who are interested in using such tools for ecological application. The skills learnt can also be applied by management and environmental professionals in government and industry.

Venue – PR statistics head office, 53 Morrison Street, Glasgow, G5 8LB Google Map
Availability – 20 places
Duration – 5 days
Contact hours – Approx. 35 hours
ECT’s – Equal to 3 ECT’s
Language – English

Packages

We offer COURSE ONLY and ACCOMMODATION PACKAGES;
• COURSE ONLY – Includes lunch and refreshments.
• ACCOMMODATION PACKAGE (to be purchased in addition to the course only option) – Includes breakfast, lunch, welcome dinner Monday evening, farewell dinner Thursday evening, refreshments and accommodation. Self-catering facilities are available in the accommodation. Accommodation is approximately a 6-minute walk from the PR informatics head office. Accommodation is multiple occupancy (max 3-4 people) single sex en-suite rooms. Arrival Sunday 21st April (after 5pm) and departure Friday 26th April (accommodation must be vacated by 9:15am). 

To book ‘COURSE ONLY’ with the option to add the additional ‘ACCOMMODATION PACKAGE’ please scroll to the bottom of this page.

Other payment options are available please email oliverhooker@prstatistics.com

Cancellation policy: Cancellations are accepted up to 28 days before the course start date subject to a 25% cancellation fee. Cancellations later than this may be considered, contact oliverhooker@prstatistics.com Failure to attend will result in the full cost of the course being charged. In the unfortunate event that PR~statistics must cancel this course due to unforeseen circumstances a full refund for the course will be credited. However PR~statistics cannot be held responsible for any travel fees, accommodation or other expenses incurred to you as a result of the cancellation.

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Dr. Luca Nelli

 

Teaching Format
Course Programme
Testimonial

Details

Start:
15th April 2019
End:
19th April 2019
Cost:
£275.00 - £480.00

Venue

PR statistics head office
53 Morrison Street
Glasgow, Scotland G5 8LB United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Phone:
07966500340
Website:
www.prstatistics.com

Tickets

20 available
QGSE01 'COURSE ONLY'£480.00'COURSE ONLY' £480.00 (INC VAT@20%) Places 1-20
20 available
QGSE01 'ACCOMMODATION PACKAGE'£275.00'ACCOMMODATION PACKAGE' £275.00 (INC VAT@20%) Places 1-20