jps services will be holding introductory training courses in Quantum GIS in Oxford at John Eccles House, Robert Robertson Ave, Oxford, OX4 4GP . These one day GIS training courses will take place in September and October 2013. They will cover all the main features of QGIS including the user interface, file and data management, map navigation and use of drawing tools. During each training day there will be exercises to create and modify symbols, points, lines, polygons and text. You will also learn how to create and modify labels. There will be opportunities to use selection tools to analyse data as well as to perform simple SQL queries. These courses will also cover the creation of thematic maps from data attributes and how to use a layout window to create and print maps. More information and booking details can be found here.
Joe Short BSc has been involved with various mapping solutions since 1993. If you are considering implementing a GIS or have ArcGIS, MapInfo or Quantum GIS training requirements I would be happy to be of assistance to your organisation.