Dredge Training

Tailor-made for the Industry
The dredging industry is complex. The stakeholders, port authorities, government, contractors, consultants, ship builders, crewing agents etc. all depend on their knowledge, skills and experience in their daily work. Crewmember, government official or surveyor, all must maintain their competence at the right level. And where a high level of technical skill and knowledge are demanded, training is essential. The Training Institute for Dredging describes the need for training within a diverse, multi-organisational international dredging industry. Competence can be defined as a standard requirement for an individual to properly perform a specific job. Competence management is the identification, assessment, development and... (read more)
2007-01-12 12:00:00

HYPACK 2016 Training Event

The HYPACK 2016 Training Event was held from 4-7 January 2016 in Tampa, FL, USA. The event was attended by over 325 people representing more than 25 countries, and hundreds more viewers tuned in to watch selected training sessions remotely. Furthermore, 26 of the industry’s leading companies exhibited at the HYPACK 2016 event. The proceedings commenced with the unveiling of HYPACK’s newest version, HYPACK version 2016. This new version has been enhanced with several new features. These features include: high-density laser data acquisition, multi-detect multibeam support, multi-day acquisition and processing, post-processed positioning (PPK) in HYSCAN, SBET editing tool, many new exported reports to... (read more)
2016-01-18 09:07:12

Multibeam Sonar Training Course

The 51st UNB-OMB / UNH-CCOM Multibeam Sonar Training Course, co-hosted by the Directorate of Hydrography and Navigation, Brazilian Navy, will be held from 23-28 November 2009 at the Hotel Orizzonte, Niterói, RJ, Brazil and this will be first time the course has been conducted in South America.     The Multibeam Course is a 36-lecture, 6-day course primarily designed to provide a theoretical and practical background in marine multibeam survey technology and techniques. The information is tailored for those using marine multibeam survey systems in both the traditional hydrographic survey field (for safety of navigation and nautical charting) as well... (read more)
2009-10-19 10:14:45

QINSy and QLOUD Training

Safa Geoscience Malaysia, the authorized reseller of QINSy, once again has successfully conducted a QINSy and QLOUD training in Jakarta, Indonesia. And this time Safaruddin himself conducted the training at PT Mahakarya Geo Survey (MGS), a hydrographic survey company established in the heart of Jakarta metropolitan. MGS provides navigation, positioning, geohydrographic survey and soil investigation services.   The training was conducted from 7th August until 10th August, 2007. It was attended by keen and excited young surveyors, survey engineers, data processors and geophysicists. They were about thirteen of them sharing the limited space and knowledge.   The training was not... (read more)
2007-08-15 09:22:01

Edgetech Sonar Training Seminar

EdgeTech, USA, will be holding its annual sonar training seminar in New Bedford, Massachusetts, USA, from 24 to 26 September 2013. This course will cover sonar theory, operational training, system maintenance and post processing data for all of EdgeTech’s standard sidescan sonar, sub-bottom profiling and combined systems. The format for the 3-day seminar includes two days of classroom instruction and one day at sea. Topics and systems to be addressed include the following: • 4125 Side Scan Sonar Shallow water side scan sonar operations • 4200 Side Scan Sonar Offshore multifaceted side scan sonar solutions • 3100 Sub-bottom Profiler Sub-bottom... (read more)
2013-08-13 03:41:00

Naval Navigation Training

Naval Reserve Officer Training Candidate (NROTC) students at college campuses in San Diego (CA, USA) have become the first to use a navigation training package supplied by Northrop Grumman Corporation's Sperry Marine business unit.     The computerised learning DVDs contain 16 interactive courseware (ICW) training lessons on the use and operation of Sperry Marine's Voyage Management System (VMS) ship navigation software. They are being used in the navigation training curriculum for NROTC students at the University of San Diego and other greater San Diego college campuses.   Jeff Holloway, director of U.S. defense business development and marketing/sales for Northrop... (read more)
2009-05-19 03:06:03

CARIS Software and Training

Royal Navy of Oman and CARIS sign a five-year agreement covering CARIS training and subscription. After experiencing the advantages of CARIS software and subscription services for years, the Royal Navy of Oman understands the benefits of being up-to-date with the latest software versions as well the importance of training staff members to the latest technology.   Besides 5 year software subscription (software support & updates) this contract also includes the provision of several weeks of CARIS training on various topics.   CARIS provided training on Nautical Charting earlier this year while the most recent training provided was CARIS HIPS-SIPS for... (read more)
2011-07-06 02:56:36

Training and GNSS Handbook

During the Oceanology International event in the UK, Skilltrade and N-Sea welcomed professionals and students at morning survey training sessions. Skilltrade also received several questions about certification and competence, as the market seems to be becoming increasingly aware of the new requirements. GNSS Handbook As the GPS Handbook had completely sold out, Skilltrade decided to create a fully revised edition: the GNSS Handbook. Back in 2007, only GPS was fully operational whereas nowadays there are also Glonass, Galileo and BeiDou. The first part of the revised handbook focuses on the general layout of GNSS, its errors and its practical use.... (read more)
2016-03-23 09:15:23

Edgetech Demos and Training

EdgeTech will be conducting in-water demonstrations and classroom training on their latest side-scan sonar technology and combined bathymetry systems at Ocean Business in Southampton, UK, from 5th to 7th April 2011. From the full product line of side-scan sonar, sub-bottom profilers, deep tows, ROV or UUV sonar systems and swath bathymetry systems, EdgeTech will be demonstrating two of the newest products in their extensive series of sonar systems.     The 4125 side-scan sonar and the 4600 combined side scan sonar/swath bathymetry system will be demonstrated at the conference.  Both systems have continued to evolve using unique and innovative ways... (read more)
2011-03-29 02:33:40

Comprehensive Sonar Training Seminar

EdgeTech will be conducting a comprehensive sonar training seminar in Singapore from 14-16 July 2008. The course will cover sonar theory, operational training, system maintenance and post processing data.   The format will be two days of classroom instruction and one day at sea. The seminar will take place at the Holiday Inn Atrium Hotel.  For additional information or to reserve your spot please contact Elizabeth Thomas or call +65 6518 0777.  (read more)
2008-06-23 02:34:14
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