Hydroacoustic Technology, Inc.
  Hydroacoustic Technology, Inc.    
  Hydroacoustic Short Course  

Using Hydroacoustics and Acoustic Telemetry Techniques for Fisheries Assessment


HTI-Vemco will not be hosting a short course in 2018

Discover why hydroacoustics is used extensively throughout the world for evaluating fisheries questions and stock management.This 3-day course that covers mobile survey and fixed-location survey techniques. Whether you’re new to hydroacoustics or a seasoned professional, this course is designed to address your needs.

Explore the possibilities using acoustic tags for your fisheries studies. Attend a short course on-site or now online. This course addresses all aspects of tracking fish movement in 3D with sub-meter resolution. Whether you’re new to acoustics or a seasoned professional, we cater to all levels of experience.

Presented for over 20 years in the US, Europe, Canada, and Asia, this course has proven to be invaluable to those who intend to conduct, supervise, or interpret the results from hydroacoustic studies. Attendees range from the novice to accomplished researcher in fisheries biology, engineering, and management, from local, national, and international fisheries agencies, consulting firms, universities, public and private power utilities, and regulatory agencies.

Topics include:

Hydroacoustic Theory
  Hydroacoustic Theory
Deployment Logistics
  Deployment Logistics
Data Collection + Processing
  Data Collection + Processing
Data Analysis + Results
  Data Analysis + Results
Q + A with Industry Experts
  Q + A with Industry Experts

A variety of freshwater, marine, estuary and aquaculture applications are covered.


Courses Now Available Online
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Hydroacoustic Short Course Agenda



Short Course Dates & Fees

Tuition Fees
On-Site Course: US$ 300
Offer On-Site Only: US$ 150
Online Course: US$ 150

Though students are responsible for their own accommodations, we provide nearby lodging info with group-rate discounts, as well as other travel tips and suggestions.

Cancellation Policy    
Written request for cancellation must be received by HTI within 2 weeks of course date for refund. Course are guaranteed one month in advance.

Compare Attending On-Site vs. Online

  While in-class focus and in-person training interaction are still unmatched by technology, there are many benefits to attending a course online.

Compare the Benefits of Attending a Short Course On-Site Online
Save on Travel Expenses (e.g., Transportation, Lodging) Not Applicable Applicable
Receive a Printed Acoustic Tag Short Course Manual
Applicable Applicable
Ask Questions During Class Applicable Applicable
Take Advantage of One-on-One Time with Course Instructors Applicable Not Applicable
Request Application-Specific Research Recommendations Applicable Applicable

Attend a Live, Hands-on Hydroacoucstic Mobile Survey on the
R/V Kittiwake
on Lake Union

Applicable Not Applicable
Special Offer for Reduced Tuition Rate for Non-Profits, Tribal Organizations,
& University Students/Staff
Applicable Not Applicable
Get to Know Your Course Instructors & Fellow Students in Person at the Meet & Greet Hosted by HTI at Ivar's on Lake Union the Night Before Courses Begin Applicable Not Applicable
Connect with Fellow Fisheries Researchers Conducting Related Studies
from All Over the World
Applicable Not Applicable
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