Agenda

Webinar instructions will be emailed before the date of the webinar.

Wednesday, December 2, 2020
9:30 am – 5:00 pm CST (including a 30-min. break)

 

Development of Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) Surveying
Development of GNSS technology
Application to surveying
Benefits and drawbacks

GNSS Fundamentals and Real Time Kinematic (RTK) Methods
Understanding GNSS science
Mechanics of GNSS data collection and processing

GNSS Surveying Methods and Best Practices
GNSS satellites
Data collection process
Accuracy versus precision
Redundancy
Multipath Position dilution of precision (PDOP)
Root-mean square (RMS) Site localizations/calibrations
Latency Signal-to-noise ratio
Float and fixed solutions Elevation mask
Geoid model Understanding errors

Using GNSS Data Successfully
Applying datum transformations Improving field practices
Using Online Positioning User Service (OPUS)
Managing data

GNSS Surveying Case Studies

 

Webinar Instructions

Each webinar session earns continuing education credit and can be registered for individually. All attendees must log-on through their own email – attendees may not watch together if they wish to earn continuing education credit. HalfMoon Education Inc. must be able to prove attendance if either the attendee or HalfMoon Education Inc. is audited.

Certificates of completion will be provided for each webinar attended and will be sent via email in PDF form about five business days after the conclusion of the series.

Webinars are presented via GoToWebinar, an easy-to-use application that can be run on most systems and tablets. Instructions and login information will be provided in an email sent close to the date of the webinar. It is highly recommended that you download, install and test the application before the webinar begins by clicking on the link in the email.

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Windows 7 – 10 or Mac OSX Mavericks (10.9) – macOS Catalina (10.15)

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The two most recent version of the following browsers:
Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari, Microsoft Edge
Internet Explorer v11 (or later) with Flash enabled


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Credits

Land Surveyors:
6.5 PDHs, excluding KS, NJ, TN, TX

Professional Engineers:
6.5 PDHs in all states

 

Continuing Education Credit Information
See each course listing for the type and amount of each continuing education credit available.
Individual courses for engineers and land surveyors are not subject to pre-approval. HalfMoon
Education does not apply for landscape courses in FL, NC, and NJ or land surveyor courses in FL,
KS, NJ, TN and TX, unless expressly stated.

HalfMoon Education Certifying Entities
American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System (No. J885)
International Code Council (No. 1232)
Landscape Architect Continuing Education System
American Institute of Certified Planners (APA)
Boards of Engineering: Florida (No. 0004647), Indiana (License No. CE21700059),
Maryland, New Jersey (Approval No. 24GP00000700), North Carolina (No. S-0130),
and North Dakota.
Course-by-Course Providers:
Association of State Floodplain Managers
American Planning Association/AICP

HalfMoon Education is deemed a New York-approved continuing education provider for
engineers, architects, and landscape architects via its registration with the American Institute of
Architects Continuing Education System (Regulations of the Commissioner
§68.14(i)(2), §69.6(i)(2), and §79-1.5(i)(2)).

Completion certificates will be awarded to participants who complete this event, respond to
prompts, and earn a passing score (80%) on the quiz that follows the presentation (multiple
attempts allowed).

Speakers

Dr. Meyer

University of Connecticut

University of Connecticut
Dr. Meyer is a professor in the Department of Natural Resources and the Environment at UConn’s College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources (CAHNR). He is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers and the American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, and he is a fellow and current president (2019) and past president (2016) of the American Association for Geodetic Surveying. Dr. Meyer is a past president (2006-2007) of the Geomatics Society of New England (previously known as the New England Section ACSM) and a member of the editorial boards of the Journal of Surveying Engineering and Surveying and Land Information Science. Dr. Meyer earned his Ph.D. degree from Texas A&M University (College Station, 1998) where he was a research associate in the Mapping Sciences Laboratory. He was named a UConn Teaching Fellow (2015), and he has taught geomatics courses at the graduate and undergraduate levels in geodesy, geographic information science, digital terrain modeling, spatial statistics and global navigation satellite system surveying. Dr. Meyer has authored an undergraduate-level geodesy textbook and numerous peer-reviewed papers about surveying and mapping and he teaches professional education seminars for surveyors throughout New England and the United States.

USB/Manual Price: $279.00

HalfMoon will mail you these materials via USPS. Please allow 5 weeks from the date of purchase to receive your product. If the live seminar is in the future, please allow 5 weeks from the date of the live seminar.

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The Mp3 audio recording contains embedded number codes, which you are required to document and return to HalfMoon if you wish to obtain a certificate of completion for the program. The acceptance of self-administered continuing education activities varies widely between states and professions. Before undertaking any self-study effort, you should review the rules of your licensing/certifying entity.

HalfMoon Education guarantees its products. The self-study products are recorded from a live seminar and there are circumstances where an audio recording is not available. HalfMoon will contact you and issue a full refund if the product you ordered is not available. If you are not happy with a product you receive, you can return the product for a full refund. However, refunds will not be issued if completion certificates are requested.

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