We offer a variety of training courses aimed at helping you to get the most from your Pitney Bowes Software investment.

Attend one of our regular classroom courses at our Watford office or if you prefer not to travel then we can deliver online. We are flexible with our training so if you are looking for something specific then we can customise the training to your requirements.

Classroom Training

Instructor-Led Scheduled Courses Held at our Watford Training Centre

Our classroom training courses are designed for end users or developers with skill levels ranging from beginner to advanced. These instructor-led courses are designed to emphasise the practical applications of our products through the use of hands-on exercises. Scheduled courses are delivered at the Pitney Bowes Software Training Centre in Watford. However we can also arrange a private course to be delivered at your own office.

Benefits of Classroom Training

  • Constant Availability of a Knowledgeable Instructor
  • Hands-On Exercises using training PC’s to Practice what you have Learnt
  • Time away from the office to Concentrate on Learning without Distractions
  • Meet and Network with other Software Users

To book a course or to discuss your training requirements in more detail please contact our sales team on 0800 840 0001 or email the Training Department

Online Training

Learn from Anywhere with our Instructor-Led Online Training Courses

Our online courses are held in an interactive web environment so you will still benefit from live access to an experienced trainer and to chat and be able meet other software users. With the convenience of learning from your office or home, online training does not interfere with your normal routine and at the same time your expense costs will be reduced.

Benefits of Online Training

  • Constant availability of a knowledgeable instructor
  • Convenience of learning from your chosen location
  • No travel and accommodation costs to consider
  • Hands-on exercises to practice what you have learnt
  • Meet and network with other software users in the web environment

To book a course or to discuss your training requirements in more detail please contact our sales team on 0800 840 0001 or email the Training Department

Targeted Software Training to meet your Business Requirements

If you need to improve the skills of a group of people who not sign up for a bespoke course tailored to your exact needs. Bespoke courses are developed around your specific business requirements enabling you to deliver maximum returns from your Pitney Bowes Software investments.

Benefits of Bespoke Training

  • Designed with your staff in mind. Chose topics relevant to your business
  • Use your own data to make the training appropriate and understandable
  • Training course length can be adapted to suit your requirements and budget
  • Constant availability of a knowledgeable instructor
  • Convenience of learning from your chosen location - our office or yours
  • Train a whole team of people at once allowing them to network and discuss specific business needs

To book a course or to discuss your training requirements in more detail please contact our sales team on 0800 840 0001 or email the Training Department

Introductory Level Courses

Introduction to MapInfo Professional (Classroom)

This 2 day course teaches the core functionality required to start using MapInfo Professional. This course is ideal for you if you are new to MapInfo Professional, if you are moving over to MapInfo Professional from other GIS (Geographical Information System), or if you have not used MapInfo Professional for a while. Download full course description

  • 27th & 28th November 2014 (Watford, UK)
  • 6th & 7th January 2015 (Watford, UK)

Introduction to MapInfo® Professional (Online)

    This 2 day online course teaches the core functionality required to start using MapInfo Professional.Perfect if you are new to the software or need a refresher. Courses are taught in Web Conference environment so ideal if you don't want to travel or are located outside of the UK. Download full course description

  • 18th & 19th November 2014 (Watford, UK)

Introduction to Spectrum™ Technology Platform

    Choose this 2 day course if you are new to Spectrum and want to learn to design and manage dataflows. This course introduces the Spectrum Technology Platform and its data management tools. Download full course description

  • Please contact the training department to discuss scheduling

Introduction to MapInfo® Crime Profiler

    This 1 day course is an introduction to using the MapInfo Crime Profiler tool. You will learn to create hotspot maps and charts to identify geographical trends in criminal activity. Download full course description

  • Please contact the training department to discuss scheduling

Introduction to Vertical Mapper

    This 1 day course has been designed for new users of the MapInfo Vertical Mapper tool. Learn to display,manage and interpret grid-based continuous spatial information. Download full course description

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Introduction to MapBasic

    An ideal course if you want to learn how to use MapBasic to tailor MapInfo Professional for your own business requirements. In this 2 day course learn to automate repetitive tasks, customise MapInfo Professional's user interface and create your own tools. Download full course description

  • Please contact the training department to discuss scheduling
  • 25th & 26th November 2014 (Watford, UK)

Introduction to Spatial Databases

    This 3 day course covers the basic concepts of preparing and using a Spatial Database with MapInfo Professional. This includes exploring methods for bringing data into a database for analysis and visualisation in a geographic environment. Download course description

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Advanced Courses

MapInfo® Professional Level 2: Map Creation and Data Management

    Building on the 'Introduction to MapInfo Professional' training course this 2 day course has been designed to focus on the creation, editing and optimisation of spatial data. In addition, learn to connect to a database from MapInfo Professional and also import and export data. Download full course description

  • 14th & 15th October 2014 (Watford, UK)
  • 11th & 12th December 2014 (Watford, UK)
  • 2nd & 3rd February 2015 (Watford, UK)

MapInfo® Professional Level 2: Geographic Analysis and Presentation

    Building on the ‘Introduction to MapInfo Professional’ training course this 2 day course has been designed to focus on spatial data interrogation using SQL queries, region analysis tools and thematic mapping. Download full course description

  • 4th & 5th November 2014 (Watford, UK)
  • 19th & 20th January 2015 (Watford, UK)

Spectrum™ - Location Intelligence Module

    This 2 day course is aimed at analysts who want to apply map-based data visualization and analysis,feature querying and searching and geometry operations in their dataflows. Download full course description

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Introduction to Spectrum™ Spatial for BI

    Giving a thorough introduction to Spectrum™ Spatial for BI this 2 day course is aimed at individuals who are involved in the implementation of spatial extension into their own Business Intelligence environment. Download full course description

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Administrating Spectrum™ Technology Platform

    This 2 day course is aimed at system administrators who need to configure and deploy the Spectrum Technology Platform. Learn how to install and configure the Spectrum platform; set up security; connect Spectrum to databases, file servers, and web services; monitor the system. Download full course description

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Spectrum™ Spatial Analyst

    Spectrum Spatial Analyst is an interactive mapping service providing access to mapping & geographic-based information, addresses, postcode and find my nearest searches. Designed for application administrators this 2 day course will teach how to upload data into Spectrum Spatial Analyst and use the administration console to create map configurations that bring together commonly viewed data and assign permissions.

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Spectrum™ Spatial Developers

    This 3 day course teaches the core functionality required to start using spatial capabilities within the Spectrum™ Technology Platform. The course covers mapping, accessing and querying spatial data, enterprise geocoding and enterprise routing. It is geared towards web developers.

  • Please contact the training department to discuss scheduling

MapXtreme .Net for Developers

    This 3 day training course is designed for a technical audience, who have good hands on knowledge of .Net framework and are aware of basic GIS and Spatial concepts. Starting with a basic introduction to the MapXtreme API the course covers usage within visual Studio and creation of a basic web based mapping application. The course covers the addition of data from various different data sources, thematic representation and analysing data with queries and searches. You will also learn to work with Geometries, MapXtreme Styles and creating Desktop Applications.

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Other Available Courses

  • Universal Name Module
  • Universal Addressing Module
  • Spectrum™ Spatial BI - Report Creator
  • Spectrum™ Enterprise Geocoding
  • Spectrum™ Enterprise Routing Module
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What our customers say

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