Training Courses

**All of our courses are now available as virtual courses delivered using Zoom or your preferred video conferencing app.**

GIS training courses

We provide a range of courses on GIS and our specialist products.  We take the time to understand your priorities and what you wish to achieve. Our trainers don't just train, they work on a wide variety of GIS projects and therefore have experience in processing all manner of data for hundreds of clients.

QGIS training using Zoom
QGIS training using Zoom

This provides us with the ability to understand your personal needs, to answer the most complex GIS questions and to offer practical approaches to solving your problems.

Every course places emphasis on the trainees needs, using relevant examples and where possible using typical data sets, especially for bespoke courses.

Our courses have been highly rated by a broad spectrum of professionals:

  • Ecologists, Countryside managers, Heritage specialists
  • Planning consultants, Highways teams
  • Housing Associations, Health care professionals
  • Telecommunications specialists, Police & Fire services
  • Analysts, Students

Did you know that 99% of all trainees rate all aspects of our GIS courses, from delivery, content to instructor performance as good or excellent!

We run regular public and private courses on the following GIS applications:

Public courses are offered at Foundation and Intermediate levels. Alternatively we can setup bespoke workshops and mentoring or provide a "travelling trainer" option.

1 The discount is not available with any other offers.

What our GIS trainees say...

Would definitely recommend to others! - Centre for Ecology & Hydrology

What our GIS trainees say...

Very interactive, enjoyed it. Good answers to questions. - Department for Transport

What our GIS trainees say...

Great course! I now feel confident to use ArcGIS. - Wild Trackers Ltd

What our GIS trainees say...

Really enjoyed the course. Tutor was very helpful and the facilities and refreshments superb. Thank you. - Broads Authority

What our GIS trainees say...

Well taught, not rushed. Good structure - Xodus

What our GIS trainees say...

Excellent, enjoyable course - Swift Ecology

What our GIS trainees say...

Brilliant course. Excellent venue, first-class tutor, professional, methodological, structured, informed and very patient - Westminster Business School

What our GIS trainees say...

Excellent course, I wish you had taught me on my masters! - Atkins Global Ltd

What our GIS trainees say...

Very good demonstrations & instructions to each point presented.  Learned a lot about the theory behind QGIS - SOYL

What our GIS trainees say...

Excellent informative course. Tutor had really good communication skills. Course exercises and examples enabled easy understanding of the tasks - Merseyside Fire & Rescue Services

What our GIS trainees say...

Learnt more on this course than any other training session I have been to - Rhondda Cynon Taf County Borough Council

What our GIS trainees say...

Great instructor, lively and interesting sessions, best course for years - Environment Agency

What our GIS trainees say...

Excellent instructor - patient with all abilities - there to help, made course enjoyable - Vale of Glamorgan Council

What our GIS trainees say...

An excellent trainer who made the course interesting and fun! - Cumbria Wildlife Trust

What our GIS trainees say...

Actually really good fun!!! Thanks - WWF

What our GIS trainees say...

Excellent course and great tutor. Many thanks. - Infinis

What our GIS trainees say...

Brilliant - Buglife

What our GIS trainees say...

Excellent course, in particular I felt that the content covered in the course was perfect - National Trust

What our GIS trainees say...

Course was excellent - I thought it would be really boring, but I really enjoyed it and I am itching to put what I've learnt to use! - Butterfly Conservation

What our GIS trainees say...

A really stimulating day - Norfolk CC

What our GIS trainees say...

Very stimulating. Probably the best training I've ever received - Gwent Wildlife Trust

What our GIS trainees say...

Well run, well presented, thoroughly enjoyed and learnt a lot - Ordnance Survey

What our GIS trainees say...

Focussed and lively - National Health Service

What our GIS trainees say...

Very good, nice small group, very approachable teacher - PFA Consulting

What our GIS trainees say...

The course was exceptionally well delivered and the tutor was a brilliant instructor - very patient, encouraging and knowledgeable (Virtual course)  - YDNPA

What our GIS trainees say...

You did an amazing job with what would have been very difficult training - very relaxed, friendly and fun approach to the course (Virtual course)  - Monmouthshire County Council

Virtual courses include:

  • zoom trial session
  • training materials
  • 4 sessions between 2.5 to 3 hrs
  • free post-course support
  • Certificate posted on completion
  • small groups - 4 max

Once we are out of lockdown and social distancing allows, courses will resume at our training suite or at client offices.

exeGesIS offices at Great House Barn, Talgarth

At our offices we provide a well-appointed training suite in a pleasant rural setting within the Brecon Beacons National Park. Alternatively, our team of experienced trainers can provide training at your offices.

Courses include:

  • lunch at the nearby Bakers' Table or Honey Café *
  • tea & coffee refreshments throughout the day *
  • a fast, modern PC per delegate *
  • air conditioning *
  • free parking *
  • disabled access if required *
  • training manual
  • free post-course support
  • small groups - 6 max

* for courses in our training suite.

Check our accommodation list for a range of quality places to stay.

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