Maptitude Training

June 20-22, 2017/September 19-21, 2017

Caliper Corporation invites you to attend training for Maptitude Geographic Information System for Windows. The classes will be at our training center in Newton, Massachusetts.

The three days of classroom training cover materials valuable to both new and existing users of Maptitude. Day 3 provides time to work with your own data with a Maptitude trainer. Below is an overview for each day of training:

Overview Day 1: Basic Maptitude

  • Use Create-a-Map Wizard to quickly map and analyze your data, apply styles, and add themes
  • Learn how you can use Maptitude to map and analyze data
  • Control map layers and their settings with the Display Manager
  • Visualize your data using thematic tools including color, symbol, pattern, scaled-symbol, chart, dot-density, and 3D themes
  • Learn the basics of data management such as clicking on a map to view information for that location
  • Learn how to create and use multiple, named selection sets (database filters)

Overview Day 2: Intermediate Maptitude

  • Add imagery to your maps such as Google Earth and USGS topographic tiles
  • Learn how to work with tables• Map only your area of interest for analysis and display
  • Present your data using report layouts and use your maps in other programs
  • Locate your data by address, ZIP Code, city, pointing, and coordinate
  • Use GIS analytical tools to create circular buffers and "hot-spot" density grids, and to overlay your data with demographics or any other mapped dataset

Overview Day 3: Professional Maptitude

  • Select (filter) records and map features based on attributes and location
  • Learn about database joins and attaching your data to map features such as postal boundaries
  • Learn how to create drive-time and distance polygons, as well as best routes
  • Use the powerful district and territory creation tools, including non-overlapping zones, as-the-crow-flies service areas, overlapping zones, and street based districts
  • Learn how to edit area geographic data to maintain your own map layers such as districts
  • Get valuable map display and styling tips
  • Learn about Maptitude file management best practices

Location and Schedule:

By attending the training you gain access to experienced and knowledgeable Caliper staff who can aid you with your immediate project, analysis, and data needs.

The Boston, MA, training session will be held at our offices in Newton MA, a western suburb of Boston, about 8 miles from downtown.

Schedule:

  • Classes start at 9:00AM
  • Breaks at mid-morning and mid-afternoon
  • One-hour break for lunch
  • Classes end at 4:00PM

Costs and registration:

  • Classroom courses at our headquarters in Newton, MA are $900 for three classes, $600 for two classes, and $300 for a single class
  • Advance registration and payment are required
  • If you would like to register please register online

Once we have received your registration we will send you confirmation and charge you for attendance, at which point you can make travel plans. Please do not make travel plans until you have received confirmation of the training.

If you have any questions or require custom training at your facility anywhere in the USA, please call Caliper Training at 617-527-4700.

We look forward to seeing you.