Redlands, Calif., Aug. 29, 2013—Esri ArcGIS Desktop Associate Certification Study Guide is a practical workbook for those preparing for the Associate level examination for ArcGIS Desktop technical certification. The book provides a comprehensive review of the GIS skills and knowledge measured in the exam.
Esri ArcGIS Desktop Associate Certification Study Guide includes access to a 180-day version of ArcGIS for Desktop software (version 10.1 or 10) and a DVD containing data for working through the exercises.
The Esri Technical Certification Program recognizes qualified individuals who are proficient in best practices for using Esri software. Exams are available for different areas of ArcGIS expertise at Associate and Professional levels. Certification is open to Esri users worldwide. For more information about taking an Esri Technical Certification exam, visit esri.com/certification.
About the Author
Miriam Schmidts teaches GIS classes and develops course materials for the Esri educational services team. She is an experienced instructor, CompTIA Certified Technical Trainer (CTT+), and Esri Certified ArcGIS Desktop Professional.
Esri ArcGIS Desktop Associate Certification Study Guide (ISBN: 9781589483514, 392 pages, US$79.95) is available at online retailers worldwide, at esri.com/esripress, or by calling 1-800-447-9778. Outside the United States, visit esri.com/esripressorders for complete ordering options, or visit esri.com/distributors to contact your local Esri distributor. Interested retailers can contact Esri Press book distributor Ingram Publisher Services.
About Esri Press
Esri Press publishes books on GIS, cartography, and related topics. The complete selection of GIS titles from Esri Press can be found on the web at esri.com/esripress.
Since 1969, Esri has been giving customers around the world the power to think and plan geographically. The market leader in GIS, Esri software is used in more than 300,000 organizations worldwide including each of the 200 largest cities in the United States, most national governments, more than two-thirds of Fortune 500 companies, and more than 7,000 colleges and universities. Esri applications, running on more than one million desktops and thousands of Web and enterprise servers, provide the backbone for the world's mapping and spatial analysis. Esri is the only vendor that provides complete technical solutions for desktop, mobile, server, and Internet platforms. Visit us at www.esri.com.