GPS schools/courses

Global Positioning System programs, certificates, diplomas and degrees (On campus, Online or On-site)
Total 9 training courses/programs at schools in San Diego, CA, USA



Northeastern University College of Professional Studies

Campus/Training Center: Online
Phone No.: 1.877.668.7727

Photogrammetry and GPS

Course Format: Online/Virtual Classroom/Webinar  V

Examines the theory, tools, and techniques used within the fields of photogrammetry and GPS. Emphasizes aerial photogrammetry and its utilization of GPS as well as discusses close-range photogrammetry. Studies cameras and imaging devices, image measurements, vertical photographs, stereoscopy, image rectification, ground control and aerotriangulation, digital elevation models, topographic mapping, and more. Discussions include an introduction to the fundamentals of geodesy and the concepts and calculations common to the mapping sciences, including datums, projections, coordinate systems, and scale.


Creative Channel Services, LLC.

Campus/Training Center: Online
Phone No.: 310.665.9900

GPS (Certificate)

Course Format: Online/Virtual Classroom/Webinar  V

GPS navigation products are some of the most sought-after items in your store. Whether for driving, traveling or recreation, there’s a GPS product to fit every customer’s lifestyle. This chapter will introduce you to GPS navigation solutions so you are prepared to help customers purchase the GPS product that meets their specific needs.

At the end of this training, you will be able to:

Explain how GPS navigation systems work

Describe the types of GPS solutions available

List the three major consumer uses of GPS technology

Advise customers on the GPS navigation products and features that best support their planned usage

Recommend the accessories and/or subscriptions customers will need to get the most out of their selected GPS product


The Geo-Spatial Analytics Lab at USF

Campus/Training Center: On-site
Phone No.: (727) 873-4869

Using GPS

Course Format: On-Site/In-House/Private Tutoring  V

These courses covers fundamental GPS concepts as well as how to use GPS data,
determine precision and accuracy, build and utilize a data dictionary and collect field data
points.
This 1-day course is for those who are new to GPS and using GIS to manipulate GPS
data. This course will introduce basics of GPS followed by hands-on experience working
with GPS data, creating a data dictionary and using GPS in the field.
Prerequisites and Recommendations
Participants should know how to use MS windows software and a general understanding
of GIS.
Goals
?Display GPS data
?Understand the errors associated with GPS data
?Be able to create a data dictionary, use in the field and display collected GPS
points
Topics Covered
?Adding x, y data
?Determining GPS precision and accuracy
?GPS tutorial (including data dictionary creation and implementation)


Delaware Technical & Community College Jack F. Owens Campus

Campus/Training Center: On-site
Phone No.: 302-856-5400

Utilizing Robotic and GPS Technology

Course Format: On-Site/In-House/Private Tutoring

General explanations of robotics and global positioning systems. Topics include servo-driven instruments, GPS mapping and survey grades. GPS surveying, RTK (real-time kinematic) applications, static observations, misuses/misapplication of technology, concept summary.


Technology Training, Inc.

Campus/Training Center: On-site
Phone No.: 866-884-4338

Global Positioning Systems (GPS) (Certificate)

Course Format: On-Site/In-House/Private Tutoring  V

This course provides an in-depth overview of the Global Positioning System and covers the growth of the GPS concept. Included in the course is a description of the NAVSTAR constellation and the various types of augmented GPS systems. Basic GPS components are covered, including satellites, ground stations, antennas and receivers. Emphasis is placed on signals, timing and false signals including spoofing, jamming and cryptographic concepts.

International GPS systems such as Galileo and GLONASS are discussed. Various GPS applications in transportation, oil and gas exploration, mapping, surveying and communications are discussed. The course concludes with a brief review on the future of GPS and ongoing developments in GPS technology. A useful appendix including information such as a Glossary and definitions is included in the course workbook and provides an excellent reference tool.

Introduction to GPS Systems
Positioning, Navigation, and Timing (PNT)
NAVSTAR... [Read More]


St. Lawrence College

Campus/Training Center: Online
Phone No.: 1-800-463-0752

GPS

Course Format: Online/Virtual Classroom/Webinar  V

This course will start with an overview of GPS, history of GPS and GPS Applications. With an emphasis on the principles of GPS and how it works, you will learn about the GPS satellites and the information and signals they transmit, types of receivers and the fundamentals of how they work, and what GPS can be used for. Topics covered include accuracy and positioning, the types of errors associated with using GPS, absolute and differential techniques, different types of signals, considerations when collecting data using GPS, and how to undertake mission planning. An introduction to other global navigation satellite systems (GNSS) is provided. GPS modernization, augmented GPS, and future trends are also discussed. The use of a GPS receiver is NOT required for this course.


Centennial College School of Continuing Education

Campus/Training Center: Online
Phone No.: 416-289-5207

GPS

Course Format: Online/Virtual Classroom/Webinar  V

This course will start with an overview of GPS, history of GPS and GPS Applications. The course will cover GPS Fundamentals of Satellite Navigation (How GPS Works, GPS Signal Structure, GPS and Time, Pseudo ranging, Carrier Phase Ranging, Error Budget, Differencing). Also covered will be types of Receivers, Geoid Modeling, Vertical Positioning, Mission Planning, Glonass System, and GPS Markets and Applications. The course will finish with future trends in GPS.


Humber College Continuing Education

Campus/Training Center: Online
Phone No.: 416.675.5005, 1.877.675.5660

GPS Global Positioning System

Course Format: Online/Virtual Classroom/Webinar  V

GPS Global Positioning System will start with an overview of GPS, the history of GPS and GPS applications. The course will cover GPS fundamentals of satellite navigation (how GPS works, GPS signal structure, GPS and time, pseudo-ranging, carrier phase ranging, error budget, differencing). Also covered will be types of receivers, Geoid modelling, vertical positioning, mission planning, Glonass system, and GPS markets and applications. The course will finish with future trends in GPS.


NAIT Corporate and International Training

Campus/Training Center: On-site
Phone No.: 780-378-1230

GPS and Location-based Service for GIS

Course Format: On-Site/In-House/Private Tutoring  V

Learn the basic principles and theories of GPS and build in-depth knowledge and appreciation of the challenges associated with using GPS for navigation and data acquisition. Classroom exercises demonstrate the possibilities of using information collected with GPS. Outdoor field labs let you use a variety of GPS brands and grades for relevant and practical tasks. Come prepared to spend several hours outdoors during the field labs.

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