Advanced Training Course for National Data Centre Technical Staff

Advanced Training Course for National Data Centre Technical Staff

Location:

Vienna, Austria


Dates:

              24 November - 5 December 2008


Objectives:

Training in processing International Monitoring System (IMS) data and analysing International Data Centre (IDC) products. 


Language:

The working language of the workshop will be English.

 
Point of Contact:

Mr Belkacem DJERMOUNI
Head, Services and Training Unit
Services, Quality Control and Training Section
International Data Centre Division
Provisional Technical Secretariat
Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive
Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization
P.O. Box 1200, 1400 Vienna, Austria
Tel.: +43 1 26030 6312
Fax: +43 1 26030 5973
Email: taining@ctbto.org

 

Participants Profile:

Technical staff at an existing or planned National Data Centre (NDC) in all regions.


Application Procedures:

NDC technical staff are invited to submit their applications for this training programme through established official channels (their Permanent Mssions to the CTBTO or Ministries of Foreign Affairs) .


Registration Form:
   MS WordPDF

 
Deadline for Application:

The completed registration form must be received by the PTS not later than 15 September 2008.  


Financial Information:

Daily Subsistence Allowance (DSA): at the expense of the PTS

Travel: at the expence of the PTS


Agenda:

(1) Introduction and overview;

(2) Methods to access IMS data and IDC products;

(3) NDC support/performance reports;

(4) IMS data, acquisition, processing and storage: standard software packages;

(5) Necessary NDC's resources to process IMS data and analyse IDC products;

(6) Practical sessions on data and products access, use of standards software packages, etc. 



Other pertinent information:

(1) Open only to States Signatories.


(2) Vienna Information