Center for Local Government Technology
5202 N. Richmond Hill Drive
Stillwater, OK 74078

OK LTAP - GPS for Local Government Asset Management


Fundamentals of GPS Data Collection

This class is designed to provide fundamental instruction in collecting data with Trimble GPS devices.  The one-day class will enable the attendee to be able to become familiar with various Trimble devices, as well as Trimble TerraSync data collection software and GPS Pathfinder Office software. Also, information on how to transfer data from the GPS unit to the desktop and exporting the GPS data to a variety of formats, including Google Earth and Esri formats.  A combination of classroom study and outdoor data collection will be provided.  Specifics include:

· What is GPS?

· Operation of your Trimble GPS unit

· Introduction to TerraSync data collection software

· introduction to Pathfinder Office software

· Creation of data dictionary

· Data collection in the field.

· Downloading of data from TerraSync to Pathfinder Office

· Data management and editing in Pathfinder Office

· Differential correction of data in Pathfinder Office

· Data export from Pathfinder Office to ArcMap and Google Earth

· Any other topics of interest

· Question and answer session.

Dates:March 13, 2018    Check for other dates
Meets:Tu from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Location:Stillwater - CLGT Computer Lab #114
Instructor:Bob Springer

Notes:Workshop flyer

Sorry, we are no longer accepting registrations for this course. Please contact our office to find out if it will be rescheduled, or if alternative classes are available.

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Center for Local Government Technology | 5202 N. Richmond Hill Dr. | Stillwater, OK 74078-8088
Phone: 405.744.6049 | Fax: 405.744.7268 |