Course
TL
101
Basic EMDAR Operations
Status: Available
Supervisor: mattm

This course provides an introduction to tactical sensor systems (EMDAR), including underlying theory, basic interpretation techniques and console operation.

Course Structure

The course consists of an overview seminar with accompanying reference materials and a number of evolutions with overview videos. Candidates will be expected to practise the evolutions before successfully completing them under evaluation conditions.

Seminar

The course seminar covers the following topics (click for related technical materials)

Tactical Operating Environment

Electromagnetic (EM) Theory

Broadband EMDAR

Narrowband EMDAR

EMDAR Console

Evolutions

Needle in a Haystack

Ship in a Bottle

Evaluation

Evaluation of this course has a single component:

Practical Evaluation

Completion of both evolutions under evaluation conditions (observed by instructor).

Prerequisites

COM-102 Navigation Basics must be completed before undertaking this course.

Program 

This course is part of the Tactical Sensor Systems program.