Field Data Collection and Management Using ArcGIS

Strictly by pre-registration only

What is this course about?

Efficiently collect accurate data that supports real-time decision making. This course supports a complete field data management workflow, from the office to the field, in the field, and back to the office. You will learn best practices to configure and deploy ArcGIS field-productivity apps to meet your data-collection needs. You will have the opportunity to use your own iOS or Android device to complete some course exercises. 

This course is designed for Managers and GIS Professionals who need to use ArcGIS apps for field use.

Course details




2 days




Apps Course

Are there any prerequisites?


What skills will I learn?

After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Create a web app to collect requests and generate work assignments
  • Efficiently manage field workforce assignments and monitor field data collection in real time
  • Create and configure a web map for map-based data collection and surveys for form-based data collection
  • Create a navigation map that includes custom asset data

What can I expect?

  • Course topics

    ArcGIS apps for field

    • The ArcGIS platform
    • Comparing Collector and Survey123
    • App integration

    Generating service request

    • Field operations overview
    • Web apps, web maps, web layers
    • Creating a service request web app

    Coordinating work assignments

    • Workforce for ArcGIS
    • Creating and assigning assignments
    • Using the Workforce mobile app

    Navigating to work locations

    • Navigator for ArcGIS
    • Creating locators and setting travel modes
    • Creating and sharing mobile map package

    Creating a web map for use with Collector for ArcGIS

    • Collector for language
    • Creating a web layer for data collection
    • Creating a web map for data collection

    Creating a smart form with Survey123

    • Creating a survey on the web using Survey 123
    • Survey123 Connect

    Creating a dashboard to monitor operations

    • Operations Dashboard for Office
    • Creating an operation view
    • Selecting widgets based on reporting needs

    Field data collection and management

    • Field operations overview
    • Field data collection and monitoring