Production Tools and Methods for Field Geophysicists


Field geophysicists with at least one year of field experience.


In this modular course there are a number of topics that can be included depending on the requirements of the participants.
The course generally contains modules on the processing software, field equipment and technologies and includes a complete field sequence. In addition to this, the course will explore the latest software used on land crews.

The course goes into more depth on the following topics:
• Processing modules
• Data management tools
• Vibroseis tools, acquisition technology, equipment and monitoring tools
• Production QC tools
• Data handling procedures

Standalone software developed specifically for field QC is introduced or updated. Examples of real problems are used to help in the student’s development during practical sessions.

A debrief concludes the course.
Please note that as this course is modular the course content changes depending on the latest updates of the technologies used in the field.

Learning Objectives

• Know how to manage QC tools effectively
• Understand how to create a complete project
• Able to confidently handle the data and monitor quality
• Learn the up to date technology that is used in the field environment


5 days

Number of Participants



At least 1 year of experience in survey planning or seismic data QC.

Software Used

Geovation, TeraQC

Course Format

Exercises, presentations, classroom

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