Geospatial Essentials for Drafting

Career & Technical Certificate

Modes of Instruction

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The Geospatial Essentials for Drafting certificate offers an important opportunity to acquire knowledge and skills working with GIS software and spatial data for additional preparation in the rapidly-changing field of drafting. Students will expand on the required drafting classes, working with a GIS desktop program which is the basis for many drafting applications. The Geospatial Technology Work Experience allows students to quickly apply what they have learned in the classes to specific applications they will encounter on the job. Drafting classes in this certificate provide a strong foundation in the practice and theory of Computer-Aided Drafting (CAD) software and civil drafting, to include the use of GIS in the civil engineering environment.


What Can You Do?

Once your certificate at Kaskaskia College is complete, you will have a specific set of skills to hit the ground running in one of the following areas:

  • GIS Technician

Program Details


Architectural & Engineering Drafting Technology Faculty

Robert Jervis

Robert Jervis

Associate Professor of Architecture Design & Building Technology

Contact Us

Robert Jervis

Associate Professor of Architecture Design & Building Technology

Phone  |  618-545-3356

Location  |  Main Campus

Office  |  Fine Arts, A 200A


Phone  |  618-545-3040

Fax  |  618-545-3393

Location  |  Main Campus

Office  |  Health and Business, HB 100

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