Obtain technical training without leaving the comfort of your home! E-learning opportunities relate to the software tools and methods we employ in our research efforts. All online courses incorporate guided video tutorials and activities, providing you with the skills you need to work with the data you are interested in.
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Learn the fundamentals of software used for the passive acoustic monitoring of marine mammals. This eight module course provides guided instructional videos and activities to enhance software skills in two industry leading software programs, Ishmael and PAMGuard.
Big ocean data requires an efficient and effective means of analysis, and passive acoustic data is no exception! This training leads you through an analytical method using PAMGuard and acoustic packages in R programming language.
Using the open access analytical software QGIS, we step through the core elements of geographic information systems (GIS) and marine spatial analysis applications. This course is intended for beginner or novice GIS users and will step through the basics in addition to useful marine spatial analysis tasks.
Join us as we explore how to use R for a wide range of ocean science data needs, including data wrangling, visualization, and analysis. R is free, open source, and includes ample packages to do almost any desired ocean science analyses. This course is intended for beginner / novice learners and will take learners through intermediate skills.
Our custom apprenticeship program provides opportunities for individuals in San Diego to gain experience in ocean science research. Participants work on one of two projects, and we often collaborate with other research partners in this authentic experience.LEARN MORE
You don't always have the time to search for available resources to help enhance our knowledge and skill set. With an aim to support your growth and improve performance, we do the ocean science tool and resource hunting for you. Visit this section to explore open-access tools, available oceanographic data, and more!VISIT RESOURCE CENTER