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Home Education Certification Program Certified Mapping Scientist, Remote Sensing

Certified Mapping Scientist, Remote Sensing

A professional that specializes in analysis of images acquired from aircraft, satellites or ground bases, or platforms using visual or computer-assisted technology. Analysis is used by various specialized disciplines in the study of natural resources, temporal changes, and for land use planning. They develop analytical techniques and sensor systems.

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Three years of experience in photogrammetric and/or cartographic applications, all of which have been in a position of responsibility that demonstrated knowledge and competence in planning and application.

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Three years of specialized experience at a professional level in remote sensing and interpretation of data from various imaging systems and/or design of remote sensing systems.

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References from four persons who are holding or who have held responsible positions in the mapping sciences and remote sensing and have first-hand knowledge of the applicant’s professional and personal qualifications.

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Declaration of compliance with the Code of Ethics of the ASPRS.

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Successful completion of a written examination.

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Home Education Certification Program Certified Mapping Scientist, Remote Sensing