Making Geodatabases Work for You

 Making Geodatabases Work for You

Description of training


Geodatabases are an excellent file format for managing and maintaining GIS data using ArcGIS 10.3. This workshop will cover fundamentals, tools, and techniques for creating and working with data contained in Geodatabases. The workshop is focused on intermediate to advanced users of ArcGIS for Desktop Basic, however, higher level users will also benefit

General topics:

geodatabase formats, anatomy of geodatabases, personal and file geodatabases, new geodatabase features in ArcGIS 10.3

Participants will learn to:

create geodatabases using ArcCatalog, import shapefiles/coverages/tables and other GIS data into geodatabases, create annotation layers from labels, add domains and subtypes to help streamline GIS editing, add and manage attachments

Software used:
ArcGIS 10.3 by Esri
















Hands-on workshop

Hands-on workshop details


1 day (9:00am to 4:00pm)


$169 Standard, $119 reduced


presentations intermixed with hands-on GIS exercises


[Register] May 11 - Merrimack, NH

Suggested precursors:

Introduction to ArcGIS

GIS/GPS Boot Camp

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