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Remote Sensing Scientists and Technologists

Certification, Licensing, and Special Requirements

Certification or Licensing

The American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing offers certification programs for various remote sensing specializations. Some examples include Certified Photogrammetrist, Certified Mapping Scientist in Remote Sensing, Certified Mapping Scientist in GIS/LIS, Certified Remote Sensing Technologist, and Certified GIS/LIS Technologist, among several other certifications. Certification candidates must meet education, work experience, and training requirements and pass a written examination in the specialty area. Find information at

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