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Fundamentals of Sonar

  • Delivery:

This course is designed as a follow on to the Introduction to Sonar course.

The sonar course aims to provide an in-depth understanding of underwater acoustic principles, sonar technology and applications; underpinned by the physical principles and analysis. The sonar course is suitable for those requiring a rapid introduction to advanced sonar technology, its specification and applications; particularly:

  • Hardware and software design engineers new to sonar system design
  • Naval personnel involved in sonar commissioning or its application
  • Procurement/purchasing managers requiring to prepare tenders or specifications
  • Design managers
  • Project managers
  • Installation and maintenance engineers
  • Sales engineers.

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Key information

Next start date:

22 April 2020


Bournemouth University, Talbot Campus


3 days

Entry requirements:

Delegates for this sonar course will be expected to have a basic understanding of sonar terminology and underwater acoustics. A knowledge of more complex mathematics (complex numbers and calculus) would also be beneficial