provides foundation training on essential principles and elements of ArcGIS Desktop version 10.x. This course is used by organizations with Participants learn how to use ArcMap, ArcCatalog and ArcToolbox, and explore how these components work in concert to organize, display, analyze, and present geographic information assets. This course covers many important GIS concepts as well as specific examples and tools - using the ArcView license of ArcGIS Desktop. Participants learn how to: The course is taught by Mr. Jere P. Folgert. Folgert has over 21 years of GIS experience, has a masters of science degree in GIS from the University of Edinburgh, U.K., became an ESRI Certified instructor in 1999, and is the recipient of the National Science Foundation (NSF) Award: Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Award. Using the KnowGIS course, participants learn how to use ArcMap, ArcCatalog, and ArcToolbox, and explore how these applications work in concert to organize, display, analyze, and present geographic information assets. This course covers GIS concepts as well as specific components and tools in the ArcView license of ArcGIS Desktop. Participants learn how to organize spatial data, query a GIS database, perform selections, edit and modify spatial data, update attribute tables, perform calculations using the field calculator, design and develop a File Geodatabase, register and rectify raster images, transform vector data, project spatial data, create maps and charts, generate reports, and explore spatial analysis. Source.