Introduction to CrBasic Datalogging


CSC offers a comprehensive 2-day hands-on monitoring and data acquisition course for Campbell Scientific dataloggers and software. This course is designed for those without extensive datalogger experience or for those wanting to increase their knowledge, and it is intended for students from all disciplines.

The course utilizes LoggerNet software, our main user tool, and Campbell Scientific branded dataloggers. 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 be introduced you to the power and flexibility of Campbell equipment, and you will gain the confidence to configure your own equipment and explore the potential of Campbell dataloggers.

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 on all course days.

Course Outline

A brief course outline is listed below:

  • Programming the datalogger with LoggerNet Datalogger Support Software
  • Details of the datalogger programming language 
  • Interfacing a variety of sensors to the datalogger 
  • Hands-on data collection, viewing data with LoggerNet 
  • Exploration of the many capabilities of the datalogger to help users realize its maximum potential 
  • Setup of datalogger communications with a PC using LoggerNet software 
  • Looking at various types of datalogger communication options available 
  • Troubleshooting typical problems encountered when installing sensors to the datalogger 
  • A detailed description of the datalogger wiring panel 
  • Real-time graphing and data monitoring with LoggerNet (RTMC - Real Time Monitoring and Control) 
  • Site Considerations and planning
  • Optional Modules (time permitting)


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Accommodation Suggestions:

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*

St Albert Inn
156 Albert Trail
St. Albert, AB T8N 5V9
Tel. 780-459-5551 (Local)
Toll Free: 1-800-450-8612

Chateau Nova Yellowhead
13920 Yellowhead Trail
Edmonton AB T5L 3C2
Toll free 1-866-401-6682

Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites West Edmonton
11330 170 St NW
Edmonton, AB T5S 2X1
Tel. (780) 444-3110

Event Details
Seats Available: 7
Date: May 14-15, 2024
Time: 09:00 - 17:00 Lunch: 12:30 - 13:30
Location: Edmonton AB
Cost: $850 + applicable GST

Working knowledge of Windows. PC and all materials provided.

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