Field Geophysicist Induction

Audience

New employees assigned to a quality control department on land crews.

Content

This course begins with an introduction to UNIX.  Participants become familiar with hardware and software through presentations given throughout the course. Additionally a short field assignment is organized (3 weeks).

Study of seismic principles, field tape processing, instrument tests, pre-processing, positioning QC, seismic processing and parameter analysis occur in a classroom environment (6 weeks), where trainers are available at all times to support the participants' learning experience. Survey planning (2 weeks), mapping (1 week), as well as HSE are also explored within this program.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the challenges of a Quality Control Department
  • Gain the technical knowledge required for the position of Field Geophysicist
  • Use the methods and software used in a Quality Control Department

Duration

65-day

Number of Participants

6 - 12

Prerequisites

University degree in mathematics or physics

Software Used

Geoland, ArcGIS, geovation

Course Format

Classroom, site visit, on-the-job, exercises, presentations, group work

Audience

New employees assigned to a quality control department on land crews.

Content

This course begins with an introduction to UNIX.  Participants become familiar with hardware and softwarethrough presentations given throughout the course. Additionally a short field assignment isorganized (3 weeks).

Study of seismic principles, field tape processing, instrument tests, pre-processing,positioning QC, seismic processing and parameter analysis occur in a classroom environment(6 weeks), where trainers are available at all times to support the participants' learningexperience. Survey planning (2 weeks), mapping (1 week), as well as HSE are also exploredwithin this program.

Learning Objectives

Understand the challenges of a Quality Control Department
Gain the technical knowledge required for the position of Field Geophysicist
Use the methods and software used in a Quality Control Department

Duration

65-day

Number of Participants

6 - 12

Prerequisites

University degree in mathematics or physics

Software Used

Geoland, ArcGIS, geovation

Course Format

Classroom, site visit, on-the-job, exercises, presentations, group work

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