The essential objective of the course is the training of technicians responsible for cartographic production and Geographic Information Systems, especially personnel of Geographical Institutes of Ibero-American countries members of DIGSA and institutions of countries belonging to the PAIGH.
Not bad, it's 80 hours with scholarships sponsored by AECID, it will be held in Santa Cruz de la Sierra, in Bolivia from December 1 to 12, 2008. Applications will be accepted until September 15.
Module I: Digital Cartography
Mathematical aspects of a map.
Analog and digital mapping.
Digital editing tools
Capture, training and digital editing.
Destination of the information.
Derived Maps Generalization.
Acquisition of a digital cartography production system.
Module II: Geographic Information Systems
Introduction. Definition and characteristics of a GIS.
Design of a GIS.
Analysis and exploitation.
Digital Terrain Models.
Organization of a GIS project.
Spatial Data Infrastructure. (IDEs).
At the AECID page in Bolivia There is not much, it is only known that this is the contact: