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ACOUSTIC MONITORING: A PRACTICAL INTRODUCTION</span></b></p>

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<p class="MsoNormal"><span lang="EN-US" style="font-family:Ubuntu,sans-serif">PAMTech
(<a href="http://pamtech.eu">pamtech.eu</a>) is offering a unique Passive Acoustic Monitoring (PAM) introduction
course providing the essentials you need to get going with PAMGuard and start
working in the field. </span><span style="font-family:Ubuntu,sans-serif">PASSIVE ACOUSTIC MONITORING: A PRACTICAL INTRODUCTION is a two day
course which gives participants a strong grounding in key aspects of cetacean
passive acoustic monitoring, including the capabilities and uses of PAMGuard </span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-family:Ubuntu,sans-serif">(<a href="http://pamguard.org">pamguard.org</a>)</span><span style="font-family:Ubuntu,sans-serif">, </span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-family:Ubuntu,sans-serif">the leading research and industry
software.</span><span style="font-family:Ubuntu,sans-serif"> The latest
release of the software will be taught in the course. The course includes how
to configure PAM hardware and troubleshoot problems. Participants will have the
opportunity to record and process real-time data. Different types of PAM
surveys including some of the latest research methodologies are also discussed.
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span lang="EN-US" style="font-family:Ubuntu,sans-serif">PAMTech
is a small UK-based company made up of PAMGuard developers and experienced
field acousticians who can enable you to get the most out of PAM applications.
A high tutor-to-student ratio on our courses ensures participants can get
individual assistance with their training requirements.</span></p>

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<p class="MsoNormal"><span lang="EN-US" style="font-family:Ubuntu,sans-serif">Passive
Acoustic Monitoring: A Practical Introduction is running on:</span></p>

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<p class="MsoNormal"><b><span lang="EN-US" style="font-family:Ubuntu,sans-serif">24/07/2015 and 25/07/2015</span></b></p>

<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:Ubuntu,sans-serif">Venue: </span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-family:Ubuntu,sans-serif">The course will be run in
Edinburgh (UK) on a vessel moored in Leith Docks</span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:Ubuntu,sans-serif">(<a href="http://www.vinetrust.org/about/barge">www.vinetrust.org/about/barge</a>)</span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal"><span lang="EN-US" style="font-family:Ubuntu,sans-serif">Cost:
GBP 350</span></p>

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<p class="MsoNormal" style="background-image:initial;background-repeat:initial"><span lang="EN-US" style="font-family:Ubuntu,sans-serif">To book go to: </span><span lang="EN-US"><a href="http://pamtechintropractical.eventzilla.net/" target="_blank"><span style="font-family:Ubuntu,sans-serif;color:windowtext;text-decoration:none">http://pamtechintropractical.eventzilla.net</span></a></span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-family:Ubuntu,sans-serif"></span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal" style="background-image:initial;background-repeat:initial"><span lang="EN-US" style="font-family:Ubuntu,sans-serif">(50% non-refundable deposit required)</span></p>

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<p class="MsoNormal"><span lang="EN-US" style="font-family:Ubuntu,sans-serif">Participants
need to bring their own laptops running Windows 7, 8.1 or Ubuntu (see
<a href="http://pamtech.eu">pamtech.eu</a> for more information on specifications). </span></p>

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<p class="MsoNormal"><span lang="EN-US" style="font-family:Ubuntu,sans-serif">Course
costs do not include accommodation, travel or food. </span></p>

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<p class="MsoNormal"><span lang="EN-US" style="font-family:Ubuntu,sans-serif">To
find out more, contact: </span><span lang="EN-US"><a href="mailto:pamtech.acoustics@gmail.com"><span style="font-family:Ubuntu,sans-serif">pamtech.acoustics@gmail.com</span></a></span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-family:Ubuntu,sans-serif"></span></p></div>