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GPS essentials workshop Roma

25-October from 08:30 to 16:30


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Date: Wednesday 25 October 2017
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Venue Roma
Roma, QLD 4455 Australia
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Presented by AgForce Queensland, this one-day workshop will teach you all the essential skills you need to use your GPS device effectively and combine your property data with the latest mapping software.

Topics include:

  • Setting up your GPS correctly
  • Measuring areas and distances using waypoints and tracks
  • Downloading and uploading information into a property computer mapping program
  • Taking geo-tagged photos for monitoring sites.

The workshop cost is $490 per person for a full day registration, additional attendees from same enterprise $245 per person.

Registration required by Wednesday 18 October 2017.

Grazing enterprises in the Fitzroy Basin Association may be eligible to claim back 70% of the registration cost of this workshop through the FBA Grazing Training Reimbursement Program.

If you have a GPS, bring it along to use during the workshop. If you don’t have one, AgForce will provide one for you to use during the workshop. A GPS Glovebox Guide (if available for your device) will be provided.

On completion of this workshop, participants will receive a Statement of Attainment for the Use handheld eBusiness tools (AHCBUS301) competency as part of the Certificate III in Agriculture.

Download the Roma GPS Essentials workshop flyer and registration form (PDF 990KB) or register online via the AgForce website.

This workshop is delivered by AgForce Queensland in conjunction with the Fitzroy Basin Association Grazing Training Reimbursement Program.