GPS Essentials Workshop – Rolleston

Event Overview

Learn how to use your GPS unit to improve property planning, monitor changes on your property and make sure your property map is accurate on the ground. The workshops will provide you with practical advice on how to use your GPS unit and how to link it with your property map and how to plan property infrastructure using your handheld unit.
Workshop topics include:

• How to set up a GPS correctly

• Working with way points and tracks to better navigate on-property

• Measuring areas and distances

• Downloading and uploading information into a property computer mapping program to assist with mapping, regulatory requirements etc

• Taking geo-tagged photos for monitoring sites
As part of the workshop, participants will receive assistance with their own GPS unit as well as a GPS glovebox guide illustrating how to use different GPS units.

On successful completion, participants will receive a Statement of Attainment for unit ‘Use hand held e-business tools’ (AHCBUS301) part of the Certificate III in Agriculture.

GPS units will be provided for use at the workshop if attendees do not have their own.
To complete this training: This training workshop costs $490 per person for the full day. A 50% discount is available for any additional attendees – at a cost of $245 per person. Please contact us on 3238 6048 if you wish to book in more than one person.

As an approved training provider, grazing enterprises within the Fitzroy Basin Association (FBA) region may be eligible to claim back 70% (up to $700) of the cost of this AgForce Queensland course through the FBA Grazing Training Reimbursement Program.  Find out more here:

 

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Key Info

Date:
Wed, May 24, 2017
Start time:
8:45am
End time:
4:00pm
Venue:
Biloela

Where you need to go

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Biloela, 4715, QLD