Paleonet: Mapping-GPS Workshop: 18-20 MAY 2011
cchev at missouriwestern.edu
Sun Mar 27 17:37:37 GMT 2011
Ladies and Gentlemen:
FIRST, SORRY FOR ANY DOUBLE POSTING. IT WAS NOT INTENDED!
Are you all "funned out" on winter? Are you Looking for that perfect
opportunity to get up to speed with mapping GPS before your SUMMER field
season hit? WHILE THE WEATHER IS GREAT? Here it is! I would like to
invite you to consider participating in the following Certified User
Mapping GPS Workshop:
18-20 MAY 2011
Each workshop is a total immersion 3-day workshop titled: INTRODUCTION
TO GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEMS FOR MAPPING AND NAVIGATION. Each workshop
is limited to a maximum of 10 participants to insure quality instruction
and lots of personal attention!
These courses generally fill quickly, so if you are interested, please
reserve your place as soon as possible. You may secure your reservation
prior to payment, but arrangements for payment must be made by the time
the session begins.
SCOPE OF COURSE: This is an intro (but intense) course to mapping GPS
with no prior experience in GPS required or expected. But you'll
definitely be a GIS mapping-level GPS power tool when you're finished
with this workshop! We will train on TRIMBLE GEO XH mobile GIS GPS
units with TERRASYNC PRO, and we will use PATHFINDER OFFICE integration
software. We will also learn to use bluetooth wireless communication,
WAAS real-time differential, Coast Guard Beacon real-time differential.
These courses are taught by an experienced manufacturer Certified
Trainer (me; Trimble Navigation, LTD).
For details including course content and instructions on how to
register, I invite you to visit the course website at:
You can download a workshop brochure in pdf file format at:
If you would like to discuss the nature of these workshops, or if I can
be of service in any way, feel free to contact me at your convenience!
These are professional workshops, designed to bring you “up to
speed” quickly. These are ideal workshops for professionals who
want to gain operational competence quickly and also excellent workshops
for students wanting to acquire these skills to increase their
marketability! NO PRIOR EXPERIENCE IN MAPPING GPS NECESSARY OR
I also do “on site” training as well. If you are interested in
planning a training session at your institution, contact me at your
Cary D. Chevalier, Ph.D.
Department of Biology
Missouri Western State University
4525 Downs Dr.
St. Joseph, MO 64507
Email: cchev at missouriwestern.edu
Latitude 39o 45' 29.94559" N - Longitude 94o 47' 6.49119" W
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