Food Security and Agriculture

Training Course on Web-Based GIS Mapping

Course Overview

This course takes participants through the principles and techniques required to create interactive and dynamic web maps using QGIS software. This course is designed for individuals who want to harness the power of geospatial data and showcase it through web-based platforms, enabling users to explore and interact with maps online.

Through hands-on exercises and practical demonstrations, participants will learn how to leverage QGIS plugins and web mapping technologies to publish maps on the web. They will gain a solid understanding of web mapping concepts, data formats, and web mapping frameworks. Additionally, participants will learn how to design intuitive user interfaces, incorporate interactive features, and customize web maps to meet specific project requirements.

Course Duration

Online Training: 6 days

Class Training: 5 days

Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Web-Based GIS Mapping

  • Understanding the concepts and principles of web-based GIS mapping
  • Overview of web mapping technologies and Frameworks
  • Introduction to QGIS plugins for web mapping
  • Setting up a web mapping development environment

Module 2: Data Preparation for Web Mapping

  • Preparing geospatial data for web mapping in QGIS
  • Converting and optimizing data formats for web compatibility
  • Creating tilesets and vector tiles for efficient web map rendering
  • Georeferencing and aligning data with web mapping projections

Module 3: Web Map Design and Styling

  • Designing intuitive user interfaces for web maps
  • Styling and symbolizing geospatial data for optimal visualization
  • Incorporating basemaps and background layers
  • Implementing interactive features and navigation controls

Module 4: Web Map Interactivity and Customization

  • Adding interactive elements to web maps (pop-ups, tooltips, etc.)
  • Incorporating data filtering and querying functionalities
  • Customizing web maps using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Integration of web mapping libraries and APIs with QGIS

Module 5: Publishing and Sharing Web Maps

  • Publishing web maps using QGIS plugins and web map servers
  • Optimizing web map performance and scalability
  • Incorporating data layers and overlays in web maps
  • Sharing and embedding web maps on websites and applications

Note: This outline provides a general structure for a 5-day training program on Web-Based GIS Mapping using QGIS. The specific content, activities, and duration of each session may be adjusted based on the target audience, learning objectives, and available time.

Classroom Training Schedule

Start Date End Date Location Cost Apply
Jun 03, 2024 Jun 07, 2024 Nairobi $ 1000 Register
Jul 08, 2024 Jul 12, 2024 Nairobi $ 1000 Register
Aug 12, 2024 Aug 16, 2024 Nairobi $ 1000 Register
Sep 16, 2024 Sep 20, 2024 Nairobi $ 1000 Register
Oct 21, 2024 Oct 25, 2024 Nairobi $ 1000 Register
Nov 25, 2024 Nov 30, 2024 Nairobi $ 1000 Register

Virtual Training Schedule

Start Date End Date Location Cost Apply
Jul 22, 2024 Jul 27, 2024 Online $ 400 Register
Aug 26, 2024 Aug 31, 2024 Online $ 400 Register
Sep 30, 2024 Oct 05, 2024 Online $ 400 Register
Nov 04, 2024 Nov 09, 2024 Online $ 400 Register
Dec 09, 2024 Dec 14, 2024 Online $ 400 Register
Jun 17, 2024 Jun 22, 2024 Online $ 400 Register

Registration Process

Enrolling in our training programs is effortless! Upon submitting your details on the course registration link, a representative will get in touch with the relevant information.

Group Discounts

Boost your team's skills and maximize value with our attractive group discounts. Enroll 3 or more participants and enjoy significant discounts on any of our training programs.

Course Language

This Training course is offered in ENGLISH . Please indicate the language of choice during registration.

Training Approach

Our instructor-led trainings use well guided presentations, practical exercises, and group acivities. Participants are encouraged to bring any data relevant to their job responsibilities. Training manuals and additional reference materials are provided to the participants.


Upon completion of training, the participant will be issued with a certificate of Completion.

Post Training Support

Our commitment our clients success extends beyond the training program. We offer ongoing 3 months support through Q&A sessions, online forums, and access to our expert instructors.

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