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Online Course QGIS for Hydrological Applications

QGIS Hydrological Applications Course

Learn GIS for catchment hydrology and water management supported by two experienced certified QGIS lecturers. After successful completion you’ll receive the official QGIS certificate. The course uses the Rur catchment as a case study. The recent floods in this catchment makes the course extra relevant.

Lecturers are also the authors of the QGIS for Hydrological Applications book by Locate Press – Hans van der Kwast and Kurt Menke. The course is through IHE Delft Institute for Water Education and delivered online from 4-8 October, 2021.

While the course is online, it is self-paced and online live support is given by the instructors. Ths cost is reduced from previous course at € 355.

The course is designed for professionals (engineers and scientists) that active in the water or environmental management sectors, especially those involved in using simulation models for water management and GIS analysts.

Topic covered include:

  • Georeference scanned maps
  • Digitize vectors
  • Import tabular data
  • Join attribute tables
  • Interpolate points to a raster
  • Apply map algebra
  • Delineate streams and catchments
  • Find and use Open Data
  • Calculate the percentage of land cover per subcatchment
  • Design beautiful catchment maps   

Apply here.
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