Basic Side Scan Sonar Training Course

Basic Side Scan Sonar Training Course

Side Scan Sonar is the most common type of sonar currently in use by the PSD community. They are an excellent choice for large area searches or when a search area is poorly defined due to unreliable target locating data. This course is designed to provide PSD teams and individuals with the knowledge and skills necessary to conduct SAR operations utilizing Side Scan Sonar systems.

Who this course is for:

Personnel new to Side Scan Sonar systems

Teams new to Side Scan Sonar systems and operations

Course Prerequisites:


Course Length:

Three days

What you can expect to learn:

Basic sonar theory & operations

System setup

Search settings

Develop an understanding of environmental factors and their impact on Side Scan Sonar operations

Basic Side Scan Sonar operations

Side Scan Sonar deployment considerations

Basic sonar search planning

Basic sonar image Interpretation

What’s in it for you and your team?

Your team will receive structured training focused on field operations, designed to instill confidence in the individual’s and teams’ ability to successfully participate, plan, and execute Side Scan Sonar operations.

How to take this course!

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