Introduction to Spatial SQL with PostGIS

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In this Guided Project, you will:

Learn the basics of Spatial SQL with PostGIS

Perform spatial analysis with PostGIS

Carry out spatial join with geospatial data.

Clock1.20 hours
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

In this one hour project, you will learn how to analyze spatial data with SQL using PostgreSQL, PgAdmin 4, and PostGIS extension. By the end of this project, you will: Learn the basics of Spatial SQL with PostGIS. Perform spatial analysis with PostGIS. Carry out spatial join with geospatial data. Note: This course works best for learners who are based in the North America region. We’re currently working on providing the same experience in other regions.

Skills you will develop

  • Geographic Information System (GIS)
  • Spatial Analysis
  • Postgis
  • Geospatial
  • SQL

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Introduction to PgAdmin 4.

  2. Basic SQL Statements

  3. Point Geometries

  4. Line/Polygon Geometries

  5. Set Geometry for table

  6. Spatial Relationships

  7. Spatial Join

  8. Spatial Join Aggregate

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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