Module V: Quality Management

Upon completing this module, learners will be able to:

  • Understand fundamentals of data accuracy, precision, and resolution
  • Explain the complexities and capabilities of MLS technology
  • Describe appropriate quality control procedures
  • Identify ways to ensure that deliverables meet application requirements

The following table outlines the topics included in Module 5 and which chapters or appendices these topics cover.

TopicGuidelines chapters or appendices
Fundamentals of data accuracy, precision, and resolutionCh. 8: Currently Available Guidelines, Ch. 9: Background, portions of the other chapters and appendices from this module as relevant
Complexities and capabilities of MLS technologyCh. 10: Accuracy of Components, Ch. 11: Calibration and Correction, Ch. 12: Accuracy and Point Density Specifications, App. D: Sample Calibration Report
Quality control proceduresCh. 13: Quality control methodologies, App. F: Additional Considerations
Ensuring that deliverables meet application requirementsCh. 14: Considerations for Common Mobile LIDAR Applications

Estimated Completion Time: 30 minutes 

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