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ESRI Virtual Campus Courses


The Information Technology Services (ITS) site license contract with ESRI includes the Virtual Campus Subscription for the University of Hawaii (UH) System. This subscription provides all active UH faculty, staff, and students with free, unlimited-seat access to online courses authored by ESRI.

Virtual Campus courses teach a variety of topics related to geographic information systems (GIS) and provide hands-on training for the ESRI GIS software installed at UH through the ITS Site License Program. Instructors will find these courses an invaluable resource for themselves and for students. For a listing of available courses for UH, please see below. For more information about the courses, visit the ESRI course catalog.

Courses authored by third parties academic and industry specialists and courses that are instructor-led or instructor-mentored are not included but may be purchased separately by either individuals or the Institution.

Other free courses can be found at the ESRI Training site.


How to Enroll in Virtual Campus Courses:

  1. Choose the course(s) that you are interested from the list below. (For the latest listing, visit: ESRI Virtual Campus Premium Licenses)
  2. Send an email to sladmin@hawaii.edu with the name of the course(s) you would like to register for. [Preferably from a @hawaii.edu account or provide your UH Username to show your affiliation with UH]
  3. A Course Access Code will be emailed to you for each class that you register for.
  4. After receiving the codes, visit the ESRI Virtual Campus site to create a membership, and start your course or workshop.

Courses included in ESRI Virtual Campus Premium Licenses

ESRI Official Listing (updated: 6/9/2014)
  • 3D Analysis of Surfaces and Features Using ArcGIS
  • 3D Visualization Techniques Using ArcGIS
  • Address Geocoding with ArcGIS
  • Advanced Techniques for Cartographic Representations
  • Aprender ArcGIS Desktop (para ArcGIS 10)
  • Archiving Data in a Multiuser Geodatabase
  • Basics of Map Projections (for ArcGIS 10)
  • Basics of Python (for ArcGIS 10)
  • Basics of Raster Data
  • Basics of the Geodatabase Data Model
  • Building Models for GIS Analysis Using ArcGIS
  • Business Intelligence Using Esri Location Analytics Solutions
  • Cartographic Design Using ArcGIS 9
  • Configuring and Administering an ArcGIS Online Organization
  • Controlling Data Translations Using Extract, Transform, and Load Processes
  • Creating 3D Data Using ArcGIS
  • Creating and Editing Metadata in ArcGIS
  • Creating and Integrating Data for Natural Resource Applications
  • Creating and Sharing GIS Content Using ArcGIS Online
  • Creating and Sharing Map Packages in ArcGIS
  • Creating Dynamic Maps Using Esri Maps for Office
  • Creating, Editing, and Managing Geodatabases for ArcGIS Desktop
  • Data QC with ArcGIS: Automating Validation
  • Data Transformation with ArcGIS Data Interoperability Spatial ETL Tools
  • Deriving Rasters for Terrain Analysis Using ArcGIS
  • Displaying Raster Data Using ArcGIS
  • Distance Analysis Using ArcGIS
  • Exploring Spatial Patterns in Your Data Using ArcGIS
  • Extending the ArcGIS Viewer for Flex
  • Finding Geographic Data in ArcGIS
  • Georeferencing Raster Data Using ArcGIS
  • Georeferencing Rasters in ArcGIS
  • Getting Started with Cartographic Representations
  • Getting Started with Geodatabase Topology
  • Getting Started with Hazus-MH 2.0
  • Getting Started with Linear Referencing
  • Getting Started with the Geodatabase
  • Image Processing with ArcGIS 10.1
  • Integrating User-Supplied Data into the Hazus-MH 2.0 Flood Model
  • Introduction to Editing Parcels Using ArcGIS Desktop 10
  • Introduction to Surface Modeling Using ArcGIS
  • Introduction to the ArcGIS for Server REST API
  • Introduction to the Hazus-MH 2.0 Comprehensive Data Management System
  • Introduction to the Hazus-MH 2.0 Earthquake Model
  • Introduction to the Hazus-MH 2.0 Flood Model
  • Introduction to the Hazus-MH 2.0 Hurricane Model
  • Introduction to the Hazus-MH 2.0 Inventory
  • Introduction to the Hazus-MH 2.0 Storm Surge Model
  • Learning ArcGIS 3D Analyst
  • Learning ArcGIS Desktop (for ArcGIS 10)
  • Learning ArcGIS Spatial Analyst
  • Linear Referencing Using ArcGIS
  • Loss Estimation Using the Hazus-MH 2.0 Earthquake Model
  • Loss Estimation Using the Hazus-MH 2.0 Flood Model
  • Loss Estimation Using the Hazus-MH 2.0 Hurricane Model
  • Managing Lidar Data in ArcGIS 10
  • Managing Lidar Data Using LAS Datasets
  • Managing Lidar Data Using Mosaic Datasets (for ArcGIS 10.1)
  • Managing Lidar Data Using Terrain Datasets
  • Managing Parcel Data Using ArcGIS Desktop 10
  • Modeling a City Using Esri CityEngine
  • Network Analysis Using ArcGIS
  • Organizing Raster Data Using ArcGIS
  • Performing ArcGIS Online Administrator Tasks
  • Performing Spatial Interpolation Using ArcGIS
  • Preparing Data for the 3D City Information Model
  • Processing Raster Data Using ArcGIS
  • Python Scripting for Geoprocessing Workflows
  • Python Scripting for Map Automation in ArcGIS 10
  • Referencing Data to Real-World Locations Using ArcGIS
  • Regression Analysis Using ArcGIS
  • Solving Spatial Problems Using ArcGIS
  • The 15-Minute Map: Creating a Basic Map in ArcMap
  • Transforming Data Using Extract, Transform, and Load Processes
  • Understanding Geographic Data
  • Understanding GIS Queries
  • Understanding Hazus-MH 2.0 Earthquake Model Results
  • Understanding Hazus-MH 2.0 Flood Model Results
  • Understanding Hazus-MH 2.0 Hurricane Model Results
  • Understanding Map Projections and Coordinate Systems
  • Using Lidar Data in ArcGIS 10
  • Using Raster Data for Site Selection
  • Working with Annotation in ArcGIS
  • Working with Coordinate Systems in ArcGIS 10
  • Working with Geodatabase Domains and Subtypes in ArcGIS
  • Working with Rasters in ArcGIS Desktop

If you have any questions, please call (808) 956-2404 or email us at sladmin@hawaii.edu.