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CDR Group Training Details

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CDR has a dedicated training suite in the heart of the Peak District. Delegates benefit from courses delivered by a Professional Trainer with MapInfo Accreditation. Comprehensive course notes are provided.

Our one and two day courses are extremely popular with a broad range of clients:

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"Really informative and useful, I was able to see how I could apply what I have learnt to my job role and make my tasks much more straight forward. I am very pleased I was able to complete this course."

"Course was very good. Pace was just right and practical examples were very useful. Training room and set-up were excellent and would recommend to others."

Brilliant instructor. Learnt loads and enjoyed the course. Thank you very much.

"Excellent. Keep up the good work."

CDR offers an extensive range of training services — Courses currently available include:

MapInfo Foundation Level Course - 8 AGI CPD Points

The foundation course is designed for people who will be using MapInfo on a day to day basis. The focus of the course is on basic operations, and how to find, and use, the MapInfo tools to carry them out. The course is designed as a series of modules covering different aspects of MapInfo use, and each session will use a worked example for the delegates to follow on their own PCs.

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MapInfo Advanced Level Course - 8 AGI CPD Points

The advanced course is designed to develop the user’s knowledge of MapInfo beyond the simple definition of the commands. The intention is to aid the student in using MapInfo to develop effective analysis and reporting techniques through hands-on use of the software. The course is aimed specifically at users who will be responsible for the management of a MapInfo installation, and those responsible for interpreting requirements for operations in order to develop applications.

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MapInfo 32 to 64 bit Transition Course
This one-day course is designed for existing MapInfo users who need to transition over to the new 64-bit Ribbon interface. You know how to use MapInfo but feel lost and need to learn the new features. "Well worth spending a day to get to grips with the new MapInfo."

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MapInfo MapBasic Essentials Course
MapBasic is the MapInfo programming language, providing application designers with control over many aspects of MapInfo functions from file manipulation to geographic analysis and interface design. Through MapBasic it is possible to simplify complex or often repeated tasks, thus reducing the training level required for every-day operators. This course is designed to deliver the essential elements of MapBasic.

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Training Schedule dates:

The course dates below are provided as provisional dates only and are subject to change. Should you require On-site training we will be happy to arrange a suitable date to best meet your needs. Please contact our sales team to book training, or discuss courses.

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MapInfo Advanced Level Course 17th September 2024 - 18th September 2024
Eccles House
MapInfo Foundation Level Course 15th October 2024 - 16th October 2024
Eccles House
MapInfo Foundation Level Course 12th November 2024 - 13th November 2024
Eccles House


Booking a Training Course

To book a training course, please download the Training Course Enrolment Form or click here to fill it in online.

Simply complete the form and email it back to us.

N.B All places are subject to availability.

If you have any questions, or need any more information, please contact the sales team, who will be happy to help you.

Local Accommodation Websites

The following accommodation list is not a recommendation and facilities should be checked with individual establishments at the time of booking.

Losehill House Hotel, Hope
The George Hotel, Hathersage
The Old Hall Hotel, Hope
The Travellers Rest, Bradwell
Bike & Boot, Hope Valley
Yorkshire Bridge Inn, Bamford
The George, Castleton

CDR Open Days

If you would like to see a presentation or demonstration of any of the MapInfo or CDR products, or perhaps discuss a GIS project - why not come along to one of our Open Days at CDR Group. Feel free to visit our offices in the Peak District on the first Friday of every month for a drop-in session to discuss any of your GIS requirements over a cup of tea - with no strings attached. Just give us a call to let us know that you are coming.

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