CARIS data production training courses

[S-57 Composer Free Demonstration Course]
This is a short, free demonstration of the first part of the full ENC Production with CARIS S-57 Composer training course (see below). It gives a basic idea of the content, appearance and the different types of media used in the full course.

This is a short demonstration course only; no software is required.

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[ENC Production with CARIS S-57 Composer]
This self-paced online training course is designed to provide a good basic understanding of how to create and update International Hydrographic Organization (IHO) S-57 format Electronic Navigational Charts (ENCs) using the CARIS S-57 Composer software product.

A valid license of the CARIS S-57 Composer 3.0 software is strongly recommended in order to complete the training exercise portion of the course.

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- Length: 24 hours (estimated - completion time may vary).
- Cost: $300 USD for 90 days access to the course - registration information.

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[Nautical Chart Production with CARIS Paper Chart Composer]
This newly updated training course is designed to provide you with a good basic understanding of how to create and manage nautical paper charts in a digital production environment using the CARIS Paper Chart Composer software program. Learn how to create and populate charts; add borders, marginalia, text and other cartographic features; mask features; validate chart contents; and, export and print completed charts.

A valid license of CARIS Paper Chart Composer version 2.1 is recommended for you to complete the training exercise portion of the course.

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- Length: 24 hours (estimated - completion time may vary).
- Cost: $300 USD for 90 days access to the course - registration information.

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[Chart Production with CARIS Paper Chart Composer]
This shorter training course is designed to provide a basic introduction to the most common tools in the CARIS Paper Chart Composer software program which is used to create nautical paper charts in a digital production environment.

Note: this older course only covers selected parts of the workflow. CARIS recommends users participate in the recently updated full Nautical Chart Production course (see above).

A valid license of CARIS Paper Chart Composer version 1.1 software is recommended for you to complete the training exercise portion of the course.

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- Length: 12 hours (estimated - completion time may vary).

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