Course: Introducing GIS for conservation, Nov-Dec 2021

VerdantLearn is offering our introductory GIS course to a small fee-paying cohort of conservation professionals or research students who have their own field data and want to kickstart (or restart!) their GIS journey
Course: Introducing GIS for conservation, Nov-Dec 2021

Learn the fundamentals and build confidence in GIS in a small group with personalised tuition

  • Course starts: 22 November 2021
  • Time commitment: 4 weeks part-time (5 hours/week), when it suits you
  • Cost: 200 earlybird (by midnight GMT Wednesday 10 November) or £300 standard. You can pay as an individual, or raise a purchase order in your institution
  • Deadline: apply by Friday 19 November, 13:00 UTC

For more information and to register, visit

  • Study in a small cohort of up to 25 conservationists
  • Receive individually-tailored advice and support
  • Gain feedback to develop your theoretical understanding and help you apply your new practical skills
  • Bring your own field data into QGIS, overlay it on free environmental data, and create meaningful maps
  • Build your confidence to use GIS independently beyond the course

The learning materials are available to self-study for free at

By joining a paying course, you support the development of new learning materials and allow us to offer free MOOCs, generating more learning opportunities for conservationists who cannot afford to pay

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