The CLS Profession is a truly multidisciplinary profession. It includes the following disciplines:

  • Land surveying: measurement and positioning on land
  • Hydrography: measurement and positioning on water
  • Photogrammetry: measurement and positioning with the use of aerial photographs
  • Mapping: drafting of maps or charts
  • Remote Sensing: collection of data on a object or an area on the Earth from a distance (satellites, aircraft, etc.)
  • Land Registration: management of property rights information (titles, deeds)
  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS): computerized geographic information management.