Twenty participants from the Center for Water Resources Planning and Investigation, three Divisions and the Four Departments of Natural Resources and Environment of Ha Nam, Nam Dinh, Ha Noi and Soc Trang are gathered for 10 days (22/3 – 2/4) for the commitment to have a better knowledge of ArcGIS in practice. The course is successful thank to the whole-heartedness of the professional instructors from GEOVIET and from the GIS expert from BGR – Germany, Mr. Patrick Clos. 100% trainees passed the final test with the scores of 51% and higher. 25% of participants scored higher than 75%. Besides intermediate ArcGIS skills, the participants had familiarized and actually practiced how to use ArcGIS in solving a number of IGPVN-project groundwater management topics. The Completion Certificateshad been conferred to all participants by Mr. Jens Boehme (IGPVN Team Leader).
At the closing session, Mr. Jens Boehme – Project Team Leader stressed the importance of practicing the knowledge and skills learned from the training in daily work and wished to improve the participants’ skills in the third GIS training in the future.