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ITC 302 - GIS Project Management

Code Start Date Duration Venue
ITC 302 20 May 2024 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
ITC 302 24 June 2024 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
ITC 302 01 July 2024 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
ITC 302 02 September 2024 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
ITC 302 07 October 2024 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
ITC 302 11 November 2024 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
ITC 302 16 December 2024 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
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Course Description

GIS technology and systems have intensively increased in popularity, use, and interest over the past decade. As a powerful tool for creating, managing, analyzing, and using geospatial data, Strategic GIS projects require a project manager with thorough understanding of issues such as planning, knowledge of the project objectives, project environment and politics. Therefore, this course aims to provide participants instill the required capabilities through a deep understanding of advanced GIS concepts and theories.


Course Objectives

  • Understanding how to manage a GIS Project in all its phases: User Needs Survey, Needs Assessment, Database Design, System Design, Data Conversion,
  • Learning Application Development and Training
  • Getting hands on experience in managing a GIS project, particularly in Environmental applications
  • Acquiring all skills needed to prepare R.GIS project documentation such as request for proposal, and various project deliverable documentations
  • Being familiar with the issues of staffing and budgeting, teamwork, and consultant-client relationship through real world case studies
  • Getting guidance from successful GIS Environmental Management case study projects

Who Should Attend?

  • IT and security professionals
  • Quality (assurance) department personal
  • Banking, insurance, legal and other professionals
  • Executive managers
  • Business continuity management practitioners
  • Those involved in the design, implementation and management of an ISMS

Course Details/Schedule

Day 1

  • Basic concepts in information security (IS)
  • Organizational System, Project Life Cycle, Processes, and Procurement
  • Constraints for Projects
  • Management as a Discipline
  • Management Framework
  • GIS Project Management

Day 2

  • The Nature of Organizations
  • SDLC
  • Project Management Process Groups
  • Procurement Process and Issues

Day 3

  • Strategic Project Planning 
  • Scope of a GIS Project
  • GIS Project Charters
  • Efficient Use of Personnel in a GIS Project
  • The Human Factor in Projects
  • Communications Planning in Projects

Day 4

  • The Work Breakdown Structure
  • Activity Sequencing and Network Diagrams
  • Gantt Charts 
  • Cost Management
  • Project Resources and Cost Management
  • Cost Control and Earned Value Management

Day 5

  • Quality Planning, Assurance, and Control
  • The History, Tools, and Techniques of Quality Management
  • Quality and Quality Management in GIS Projects
  • Understanding Risk Management
  • Qualitative Risk Analysis
  • Strategies to Respond to Risk
  • Change Management in GIS Projects
  • The Use of Project Management Knowledge Areas for Integration Management
  • Effective Execution of a Project Plan
  • Change Control within the System