Working with Parcel Data in ArcGIS Pro

Strictly by pre-registration only

What is this course about?

Modernise land records data management.

This course teaches how to maintain accurate, up-to-date, and authoritative parcel data using the parcel fabric in ArcGIS Pro. You will learn a standard workflow to create a parcel fabric in a file geodatabase, add parcel data to the fabric, and edit parcels to reflect real-world changes. This course assumes familiarity with land-records terminology.

Course details




3 days




Visualisation, Editing and Analysis Course

CPD points


Esri Indonesia will provide the following software to use during class:

  • ArcGIS Pro 2.6 (Advanced)
  • ArcGIS Enterprise 10.8.1 (Standard or Advanced)
  • ArcGIS Parcel Fabric

Are there any prerequisites?

Completion of Creating and Editing Data with ArcGIS Pro or equivalent knowledge.

What skills will I learn?

  • Configure the parcel fabric environment.
  • Edit parcel geometry, measurements, attributes, and labels in a branch versioning environment.
  • Track parcel history and lineage to represent land record changes over time.
  • Publish a parcel fabric as a feature service to ArcGIS Enterprise so that up-to-date parcel data is available to everyone in your organisation who needs it.

What can I expect?

  • Course topics

    Exploring parcel fabrics

    • Structure of a parcel fabric
    • Adding a parcel fabric to a map
    • Creating a parcel fabric in a file geodatabase


    Preparing a parcel fabric environment

    • Conceptual model of parcel types
    • Parcel fabric upgrade issues
    • Adding a parcel type to a parcel fabric


    Maintaining quality with topology

    • Parcel topology rules and errors
    • Correcting parcel topology errors in ArcGIS Pro


    Data loading in a parcel fabric

    • Methods to load data into a parcel fabric
    • Considerations when upgrading a parcel fabric
    • Loading parcels into a parcel fabric


    Building parcels

    • Parcel state changes throughout parcel creation in ArcGIS Pro
    • Role of records in a parcel fabric
    • Exploring historic parcels in a parcel fabric


    Record-driven parcel editing

    • Using ground to grid to improve quality of parcel edits
    • Creating a traverse with COGO descriptions


    Improving quality through parcel editing

    • Editing parcels without a record
    • Aligning new parcels with existing parcels


    Making adjustments to parcels in a parcel fabric

    • Improving spatial accuracy in a parcel fabric
    • Least-squares adjustment


    Labeling and annotating parcels

    • Choosing dynamic labeling or annotation
    • Adding missing label information
    • Creating custom labels with Arcade


    Publishing parcel fabrics using ArcGIS Enterprise

    • Preparing a parcel fabric for publishing
    • Publishing a parcel fabric to ArcGIS Enterprise


    Editing parcel fabrics in ArcGIS Enterprise

    • Preparing a parcel fabric for editing
    • Metes and bounds editing process
    • Maintaining a parcel fabric