Global Positioning Systems

20 August 2014

This course covers the theory, techniques, and procedures required to perform elevation control and structure layout using global positioning systems.

Topics Covered

  • Latitude and Longitude
  • Components of a GPS
  • Principles of GPS Operation
  • Differential Global Positioning System (DGPS)
  • Real Time GPS Field Procedures
  • Data Collection
  • Configuring and Operation Mode