External Training

GNSS and Network RTK

Starting Date

03-04-2017

Course Duration

3 days

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Newcastle University, School of Civil Engineering & Geosciences

This basic/intermediate course, developed in association with Ordnance Survey, introduces delegates to the theory and practice of using Network RTK GNSS for centimetre-level positioning. The programme includes a mixture of lectures, field and computer practicals, and group discussion.

The following topics are covered:

  • Overview of GNSS
  • Errors in GNSS and how to mitigate them
  • Working in the urban canyon and other challenging environments
  • Coordinate types and transformations, with particular reference to the British Isles
  • Principles of Network RTK and best practice for its use
  • Future developments in GNSS and its infrastructure

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