Course Description

Extended Datalogger Programming and Communications

Overview

CSC offers an intensive 2-day hands-on monitoring and data acquisition course for Campbell Scientific dataloggers and software. This course is designed for those with some experience and who have already completed the Introduction to CrBasic Datalogging course. It is intended for students from all disciplines.

The course will expand your programming skills by covering advanced programming applications such as multiplexers, serial communication, Internet protocols, security, etc.  Programming exercises are used to reinforce the concepts covered by the instructors. The skills gained in the course will be applicable towards all Campbell dataloggers (i.e. CR6, CR1000, CR300, etc.) which are widely used in Canada and abroad. You will gain thorough experience utilizing powerful and flexible Campbell equipment, giving you the confidence to manage and configure your own equipment. 

The training course is taught by Campbell Scientific Technical Sales Consultants and class sizes are limited to ensure personalized instruction and assistance. "Hands-on" programming exercises are used to reinforce the concepts covered by the instructors. The course provides an excellent opportunity to connect with a monitoring expert as well as other like-minded people in the industry. 

Course fees include the use of a datalogger, computer, and sensors. Lunch will be provided all course days.

Course Outline

A brief course outline is listed below:

  • Advanced Programming
    • Conditional outputs
    • Accessing status table in CrBasic
    • Multiplexers
    • Pipeline VS Sequential compiling
    • Saving to a file
  • Serial Communications
    • Ports (RS232, CS I/O, COM)
    • Instructions (SerialIn, SerialOut, SplitStr)
    • Other Instructions
  • Pakbus Networking
  • Adding Safety
  • Ethernet connections
  • Internet protocols
  • Datalogger callback
  • PPP connections

Prerequisites: Introduction to CrBasic Datalogging. If you have suitable related experience, please contact us to discuss attending the course.

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DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel West Edmonton
16615 109th Avenue NW
Edmonton AB T5P 4K8
Tel. +1 780-484-0821
*Ask about our preferred corporate rate for Campbell Scientific*
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156 Albert Trail
St. Albert, AB T8N 5V9
Tel. 780-459-5551 (Local)
Toll Free: 1-800-450-8612
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Chateau Nova Yellowhead
13920 Yellowhead Trail
Edmonton AB T5L 3C2
Toll free 1-866-401-6682
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Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites West Edmonton
11330 170 St NW
Edmonton, AB T5S 2X1
Tel. (780) 444-3110
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Event Details
Seats Available: 4
Date: May 10-11, 2017
Time: 09:00 - 17:00 Lunch: 12:30 - 13:30
Location: Edmonton AB
Cost: $750 + GST
Prerequisites:

Introduction to CrBasic Datalogging. If you have suitable related experience, please contact us to discuss attending the course.

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