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DPA Basic Mapping (Jackson)

October 7, 2019 - October 11, 2019


October 7, 2019 - October 11, 2019

8:00 am to 4:30 pm


Division of Property Assessments (Jackson Office) 225 Martin Luther King Drive State Office Building Tower A, Suite 400 Jackson TN 38301


Tuition: $100 

Instructor: Michael Mixon 

This 5‐day course is designed for entry level students who want to acquire the basic mapping principles and techniques of cadastral mapping. Students will learn and demonstrate basic skills needed to plot deed descriptions in the metes and bounds land description system as well as the Public Land Survey System. The class will utilize lectures as well as exercises to teach the main concepts of the course. This workshop includes a 50 question, multiple choice examination. Credits: 30 hours

Paper, pencils and a silent, battery‐operated calculator are required. In addition, DPA Basic Mapping students will need 5mm pencils, a scale, a protractor, a red pencil, a yellow pencil, a 30/60 triangle, a 45/90 triangle and a compass. Students must be familiar with their calculator's operation before the course begins. (HP 12C preferred for all courses)  Note: Mobile phones may not be used during the examination.

Monday 8:00 – 4:30 Registration‐Class
Tuesday‐Thursday 8:00 – 4:30 Class
Friday 8:00 – 12:00 Review/Exam
(Subject to change at the discretion of the instructor.)

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