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Marine Technology Field Training Course

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CourseGraphic This week-long program is a hands-on experience using multiple SONAR and ROV marine systems Participants will log time on research vessels, and collect data using ROVs, sonars, and other sensors while learning multiple applications of these technologies.
This is an exciting opportunity for participants with little to no experience using this equipment. The Marine Technology Camp is designed to offer college-age students a chance to learn about and use several technologies and deploy the equipment to gather data applied to various subsea investigations. 

Activities and facilities:
  •  Work aboard research vessels: 56 ft. Northwestern
  •  Multiple shipwrecks, Ecosystem/Habitat, Geology/Glacial features investigations in Grand Traverse Bay
  •  Pipeline and Infrastructure investigations in Grand Traverse Bay
  •  Operate multiple ROV systems
  •  Utilize marine data collection software
  •  Mobilization, Calibration, and Operation of sonar systems including:
  •  Side Scan Sonar, Scanning and Imaging Sonar, and Multibeam Sonar
Participants should plan on arriving on Sunday, June 16, 2024 and departing no sooner than Friday, June 21, 2024 at 12 PM.
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Class Details

5 Session(s)
Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri

Great Lakes Campus

Staff Marine Center 



Please read:  - The $1,650 cost includes accommodations and local travel* as part of the program - Food and Transportation to and from Traverse City (airfare) and to and from the airport to the residence hall (taxi, uber) is the responsibility of the applicant - Accommodations will be at the NMC residence halls - Class ends at Noon on Friday, June 21, 2024



Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s) Instructional Method
6/17/2024 - 6/21/2024 Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 08:00 AM - 04:30 PM Traverse City, Great Lakes Campus  Map Staff Marine Center  ClassRoom