In order to build capacity in the field of Spatial Data Infrastructure of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina (SDI FBiH), the Federal Administration for Geodetic and Real Property Affairs (FGA) in the work plan for 2023 and with the help of budget funds ensured the education of employees of the SDI subjects during the year of 2023 and 2024, which will be done through a qualified service provider with experience in capacity building in the field of SDI and spatial data in general. The company GAUSS d.o.o. Tuzla was selected as a service provider for the realization of this vision.

According to the Project Terms of Reference, the training program includes 3 types of trainings:

  • Basic training;
  • Advanced training;
  • SDI/INSPIRE training,

with appropriate competencies that participants (users) should acquire/improve in terms of understanding thematic areas. Interest in training was expressed by 15 institutions/public companies recognized as SDI subjects, at which in total 60 representatives will attend.

The main goal of these trainings is to enable participants to acquire basic and advanced professional competencies related to the use of spatial dana management and dissemination tools. In this sense, in addition to the theoretical part of the education, its practical part is also introduced, which deals with the application of GIS and WebGIS tools for the preparation and web presentation of spatial data.