The following is a partial listing of available GIS training and professional development locations in the Mid-Atlantic region. For more information on course offerings, schedules, fees, etc., visit the individual web sites of the trainers.
Esri offers training courses and workshops throughout the Mid-Atlantic region. A complete listing of Esri training courses and certified trainers can be found at http://training.esri.com/gateway/index.cfm
Applied Technology Institute
Courses in GPS, remote sensing, and GIS. Various locations in Maryland and Virginia.
Edgetech America, Inc.
George Mason University; campuses throughout Northern Virginia, although most GIS courses are offered at the Prince William County campus.
University of Maryland Baltimore County
The University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) offers GIS courses towards a Certificate Program as well as a Masters in Professional Studies: Geographic Information Systems at its Shady Grove campus in Rockville, MD.
University of Maryland Eastern Shore
The University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES) offers GIS courses and workshops at its GIS Lab in Princess Anne, MD. On-line courses are also offered. http://www.umes.edu/gis/
The Virginia Geospatial Academy was developed by the Virginia Geospatial Extension Program, a partnership between the Virginia Space Grant Consortium (VSGC) and Virginia Cooperative Extension (VCE) to provide “one stop shopping” for geospatial (i.e. GIS, GPS, and/or remote sensing) training opportunities being held in Virginia.
Washington College in Chestertown, MD offers GIS training courses during its Geospatial Technology Summer Institute.
West Virginia UniversityThe West Virginia GIS Technical Center, Department of Geology & Geography at West Virginia University in Morgantown, WV, offers GIS training classes. http://wvgis.wvu.edu/training/training.php