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GIS for Surveyors Part 1 - Where do I start?


Learn about some fundamental rules for creating data in one of these packages, different GIS data types (points, lines and polygons) and what makes a picture into a proper map (cartographic principles like legend, disclaimer, projection, etc.) depending on its purpose (hard copy or digital). This session will be interactive and will encourage your participation, with accompanying instructions to help you along.


  • GCA: 1 CPD point
  • BOSSI: SSSINSW2029 - 1.5 Survey Practice points for those who watch live OR those who watch the recording and achieve an 80% passmark on a questionnaire. 0.75 Survey Practice point for those who watch the recording only
  • LSLB: 1 General Education point
  • FPET: 1.5 Other point



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1. Refunds for Geospatial Council events are available up to seven (7) days prior. There are no refunds after this date, however registration can be transferred to a colleague. 2. Attendees at Geospatial Council events acknowledge they may be photographed and these images may be used by GCA on social media, our website or similar for marketing purposes. 3. Contact details (name, company and email address only) of event attendees may be provided to event sponsors for marketing purposes. Attendees will have the option to opt out of further communications.

Live Date

Thu 2 February 2023

Expiry Date

Sun 2 February 2025