# Example group GIS training program based on QGIS

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Duration: 4 working days from 10.00 until 16.00 with lunch break.

**Day 1**

- What is GIS. Definitions, objectives and software (
*theory*) - Priorities setting (
*theory*) - Getting to know QGIS: interface, plugins, project (
*practice*) - Working with layers (
*practice*) - Spatial and attributive navigation (
*practice*) - Working with vector symbolics — 1 (
*practice*)

**Day **2

- Working with vector symbolics — 2 (
*practice*) - Projections and coordinate systems (
*theory*) - Recalculating geographic coordinates between formats (
*practice*) - Working with coordinate systems (
*practice*)

**Day **3

- Georeferencing raster data using geographic grid (
*practice*) - Georeferencing raster data using other sources of coordinates (
*practice*) - Creating and editing vector data (
*practice*)

**Day **4

- Calculating geometric characteristics of objects: length, area, coordinates (
*practice*) - Importing table point data (
*practice*) - Linking vector data with tables using attributes and location (
*practice*) - Composing maps for printing (
*practice*)