To help you get the most out of your GIS investment, Blue Marble is pleased to offer several training options for your convenience. Classes are available on-line, on-site at your company's office, at a location near you, or in the Blue Marble offices in Hallowell, Maine. Blue Marble offers training on Applied Geodesy, The Geographic Calculator Software, Global Mapper Software, and Developer Tool Kits as well as customized training. Please use the form below to request custom training or to request a location for public training. For more information e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call (800) 616-2725.
This one day session covers the foundations and principles of Geodesy and mapping. Whether you're an expert in GIS or just starting out, this course is essential to understanding the real concepts behind mapping. The class includes a detailed overview of coordinate transformation, coordinate system definitions and geodesy. Users are then walked through the features and functions of the Geographic Calculator software including interactive conversions, point database conversions, map file conversions, and working with custom coordinate systems. Users are encouraged to bring their own data for these sessions.
This two-day training class will provide both novice and experienced users an opportunity to learn about and utilize the principal features and functions of the Global Mapper. Employing a hands-on approach, the instructor-led session will cover the key elements of the software including interface navigation; file, layer, and project management; data access and importing; feature creation and editing; cartographic rendering and visual customization; basic 3-D modeling; and data exporting and sharing.
Developer tool training is available on a custom engagement basis. Blue Marble developer tool training has been utilized by some of the world's largest companies and includes instruction on how best to implement Blue Marble software developer tools, custom sample code, project management, short cuts and tips for coding with Blue Marble software. Some developers have also request geodesy training along with their SDK training and the courses have been customized to meet those needs. Contact us for further information.
If you would prefer, we also have a PDF Training Request Form.