Training & Education Division of Aerial Services Digital Mapping and Outreach Area is engaged in Capacity Building of user community from various Government/Private/NGOs Organizations/Academic Institutions in the Areas of Geospatial Technologies and its Applications. Every year we conduct Regular, Thematic and customized courses to impart training to people working in the domain of Geospatial Applications. Further Bhuvan overview training programmes are also organized for users to increase awareness towards effective utilization of Bhuvan Portal Services. Email id for Correspondence: training[at]nrsc[dot]gov[dot]in

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Training Schedule 2018 – At a Glance

NRSC offers Regular, thematic and Customized training courses to users working in the field of Geospatial Technologies from Government, Defence, PSU, Autonomous, Private Organizations, NGO and Academic Institutions enabling the effective utilization for various applications. Training courses are also offered for users working in the Satellite Navigation applications and Bhuvan.

(a) Please note that GST is applicable for Training courses organized by NRSC vide SAC:999293 (b) Regarding the course fee details (including GST)

I. Regular Courses

Remote Sensing from Aerospace platform has become a valuable tool for acquiring, monitoring, and management of natural resources and the environment. Geospatial Technologies play an important role towards achieving the national objectives of food, water, energy, shelter and infrastructure security, sustainable development and disaster risk reduction. Trained personnel at various levels of knowledge and skills are required to understand, analyze the spatial data for utilisation/application in their area of specialisation. Training & Education Division of NRSC offers various regular and thematic courses on Geospatial Technologies and Applications towards capacity building of users from Government, Private, NGO and Academic Institutions.

Geospatial Technologies and Applications (November, 2018 to February, 2019)

The 12-week training course on “Geospatial Technologies and Applications” addressing core Remote Sensing, Digital Image Processing and GIS Technologies with necessary practical and applications in Agriculture, Soils, Forestry, Land use/cover, Geology, Geomorphology, Urban studies, Water resources, Ocean and Atmospheric sciences followed by 3 weeks Hands-on project .

II. Theme Oriented Courses

To promote the use of Geospatial Technologies and Applications among user communities addressing Basic and advanced topics, one to two week courses will be organized for users from Government, Private/NGO, and Academia. Participants attending thematic courses of one week or more will be given optional extension of maximum 5 days for their Hands-on/Practical sessions at NRSC outreach facility Jeedimetla with no additional course fee., To/fro local transport support for Balanagar and Jeedimetla would be provided during hands-on:

Details for Optional 1-week Extended work @ Jeedimetla

The list of training courses is given below:

Images acquired from Remote sensing satellites are widely used for various Geological applications. The one week course covers Remote sensing for Geological Applications with emphasis on ground water prospects, mineral exploration/mining and geo hazards.

1-week course on “Large Scale Mapping for City/Urban Planning and Panchayat Raj Application” (September, 2018)

This course is aimed at decision makers/ middle level officials/planars to have overall knowledge regarding the availability of Large Scale data products, pre-processing of the data, generation of ortho, DEM, and preparation of large scale maps with an emphasis on City/Urban Planning and Panchayat Raj Applications beside addressing AMRUT project.

2-week course on “Open Source GIS” (October, 2018)

III. Bhuvan

Bhuvan is India National Geoportal providing versatile visualization of Indian topography, thematic and disaster services for a rich web experience like any other. The training comprises of an overview of all the functionalities on Bhuvan like Visualization, Data down load, Map services, crowd sourcing, API and Applications carried out for Ministries & State Government departments and Disaster Support Services on Bhuvan etc., including Hands-on exposure on Bhuvan portal. 2-Day Bhuvan Overview Training programme is conducted Four times in a calendar year. The training will be organized at NRSC Jeedimetla Outreach campus at Hyderabad. The outstation sponsored participants with sponsorship certificate will be provided accommodation at Guest House – II at NRSC Balanagar campus. Vehicles will start at 9:00 AM from Balanagar to NRSC Jeedimetla Outreach campus. Others advised to report to Jeedimetla campus directly.Admissions are based on Online Registrations under Bhuvan Website

Contact Us

Shri D.Vijayan
Head, Training & Education Division (T &ED)
Remote Sensing Applications Area
NRSC, ISRO Government of India
Balanagar Hyderabad – 500 037
Tel:+91 40 2388 4566/4567/4249
Fax:2387 8816