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Transitioning from FGDC Metadata to ISO Metadata

When: March 19 - April 30, 2013
Where: National Coastal Data Development Center

NCDDC's Metadata team will be providing the following metadata training courses in an online format. This course presents the basics of International Organization for Standardization (ISO) compliant metadata. It provides the content and structure of the ISO 191** series metadata in detail, along with methods for transitioning to ISO from FGDC metadata. Students receive hands-on metadata record creation and validation training with a variety of available software tools.

Prerequisite: Introduction to Geospatial Metadata OR a working knowledge of the FGDC CSDGM.

Course Schedule: Course Time is 9:30 to 10:30 AM CST each Tuesday
Tuesday, March 19 - Transitioning from FGDC to ISO
Tuesday, March 26 - XML Basics
Tuesday, April 2 - UML Basics
Tuesday, April 9 - Tools for ISO Metadata
Tuesday, April 16 - ISO Creation Methods
Tuesday, April 23 - Validation
Tuesday, April 30 - Advanced ISO Topics

To register, please sign up at: https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/345908953.