Migrating from ArcMap to ArcGIS Pro


Meet the ArcGIS Desktop app that makes GIS work more fun.With faster tools and integrated 2D and 3D capabilities, ArcGIS Pro will streamline your GIS projects. This course prepares experienced ArcMap users to be productive right away. Learn essential ArcGIS Pro terminology and concepts and how to efficiently complete a variety of tasks related to mapping, editing, analyzing, and sharing geospatial data and resources

Who Should Attend

GIS Professionals


After completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Create an ArcGIS Pro project and import map documents and 3D scenes.
  • Create and modify map symbology and layouts
  • Import a Geoprocessing model and identify potential migration issues.
  • Share geospatial resources to an ArcGIS Online organizational site or on-premises ArcGIS portal


ArcGIS Pro: Essential Workflows

Course Outline

Getting started with ArcGIS pro

  • ArcGIS Pro interface
  • ArcGIS Pro and the ArcGIS platform
  • ArcGIS Pro characteristics
  • ArcGIS Pro structure
  • Comparing ArcGIS Pro with ArcMap

Sharing Resources Using ArcGIS Pro

  • Project templates
  • What is an ArcGIS portal?
  • Sharing with ArcGIS Pro
  • Sharing options in ArcMap and ArcGIS Pro
  • Where to share resources
  • ArcGIS Online resources
  • Choosing a sharing option
  • Using tasks to share processes

Editing features and attributes

  • Schema review
  • ArcGIS Pro editing environment
  • Review of schema editing concepts
  • Editing review
  • Basic editing
  • Group feature templates

Creating maps with vector data

  • Symbology review
  • Symbolizing layers
  • Labeling
  • Checkpoint
  • Vector tile layers

Displaying raster data

  • Raster display
  • Raster functions
  • Displaying raster data
  • Create a map package

Working with 3D data

  • 3D for display and analysis
  • Local and global scenes
  • Choose the correct type of scene
  • Scene elevation source
  • Displaying data in 3D

Performing analysis

  • ArcGIS Pro analysis methods
  • Use ArcMap resources in ArcGIS Pro
  • Map layouts

Moving to ArcGIS Pro

  • How to perform tasks in ArcGIS Pro
  • Reasons to migrate to ArcGIS Pro