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Training Course on Gis And Remote Sensing For Agricultural Resource Management..

03/09/2018,

Training Course on Gis And Remote Sensing For Agricultural Resource Management..

INTRODUCTION 

The efficiency and accuracy of data are improved when remote sensing data products and GIS are used. For optimum utilization of available agricultural land resources on a sustainable basis, timely and reliable information regarding their nature, extent and spatial distribution along with their potential and limitations is very important. Spatial tools such as the Global Positioning System (GPS), Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Remote Sensing (RS) for storing and analyzing spatial data can help us make better decisions in agriculture, land development, environmental protection and restoration. 

TARGET GROUP 

This course targets; Agricultural experts, soil scientists, Animal Scientists, agronomist, entomologists, ranch managers, farm managers, environmentalist, farmers and students.

DURATION

5 days

OBJECTIVE

• Understand the basic concepts of GIS and Remote Sensing 

• Understand various integrations of GIS and RS Agriculture 

• Understand how precision farming and how it’s applied in Agriculture 

• Understand Digital Image Processing Techniques in Agriculture Resource Management 

• Understand Precision farming using GIS and RS for Crop management 

• Expose participants in GIS and RS applications in Water management in agriculture 

• Understand GIS and RS applications in disease/pest management 

• Understand participatory method in agriculture resource management in context of GIS and GIS 

• Publish dynamic and interactive agricultural based map in the internet  

CONTENT

• Introduction to GIS and Remote Sensing 

• GIS and RS Agriculture 

• Precision farming in Agriculture 

• Digital Image Processing Techniques in Agriculture Resource Management 

• Precision farming using GIS and RS for Crop management 

• GIS and RS applications in Water management in agriculture 

• GIS and RS applications in disease/pest management 

• Interactive agricultural based map in the internet  

Key Notes

·         The participant must be conversant with English

·         Presentations are well guided, practical exercise, web-based tutorials and     group work.

·         Upon completion of training the participant will be issued with an Authorized Training Certificate

·         Course duration is flexible and the contents can be modified to fit any number of days.

·         The course fee includes facilitation training materials, 2 coffee breaks, buffet lunch and A Certificate of successful completion of Training.

·         Participants will be responsible for their own travel expenses and arrangements, airport transfers, visa application dinners, health/accident insurance and other personal expenses.

·         Accommodation, pickup, freight booking and Visa processing arrangement, are done on request, at discounted prices.

·         One-yearpost-training support Consultation and Coaching provided after the course.

·         Payment should be done at least a week before commence of the training, to DATASTAT CONSULTANCY LTD account, so as to enable us prepare better for you

METHODOLOGY

The trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach such as presentations, group work, guided sessions of practical exercise and web based tutorials


ONLINE TRAINING IS NOW AVAILABLE

START DATE: 09/03/2018

END DATE: 09/07/2018

APPLY ONLINE: https://bit.ly/2NVJI8Q

 

 

 

START DATE: 09/17/2018

END DATE: 09/21/2018

APPLY ONLINE: https://bit.ly/2LMhtMg

 

 

Contact Us
Postal Add: 5402-00100

Nairobi, Kenya

Email Add: info@datastatresearch.org 

Mobile No: +254724527104

Head Office: Comet House 1st floor 12A, Along Monrovia Street

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 


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