Training at Digital Earth Africa has moved! Register at to enrol in the revised and updated 6-week training course, now called Intro to Sandbox (EN) and Introduction à la sandbox (FR).

Current participants on this website have until 30 November 2021 to successfully complete all quizzes for certification. After 30 November 2021, certificates can be obtained by completing the Intro to Sandbox course on Find out more about the move on our blog.

La formation à Digital Earth Africa a déménagé ! Connectez-vous sur pour vous inscrire à la formation révisée et mise à jour, désormais appelée Introduction à la sandbox (FR) et Intro to Sandbox (EN).

Les participants suivant actuellement la formation sur ce site web ont jusqu’au 30 novembre 2021 pour réussir tous les quiz de certification. Après le 30 novembre 2021, les certificats peuvent être obtenus en suivant le cours Intro to Sandbox sur En savoir plus sur le déménagement en consultant notre blog.

Session 1: Introduction

Welcome to the first session of the Digital Earth Africa training course!

This session introduces the Digital Earth Africa program and shows you how to sign up to the Digital Earth Africa Sandbox, our data analysis platform. We will then walk through an exercise exploring crop health data.

It is not required to have previous experience in Earth observation data or Python coding. Every section includes instructions and screenshots on how to perform each task.

To get started, click on What is Digital Earth Africa? or select the Next button below.