Acoustic Survey Methods - Our small-group, semi-custom, field training courses allow students to choose a flexible combination of learning experiences for any specific needs. Offered at our southern Arizona field sites in May thru July 2022

5-days - Complete Acoustic Survey Course

 4-days - All About Passive Monitoring

Single-day / Single Topic(s) - Acoustic Survey Project Essentials, Echolocation Call Data Management, Post-processing and Auto ID Reports, Bat Call ID and Manual Vetting, Planning, Conducting and Visualizing Acoustic Transects

Portal AZ: 23-27 May 2022

Tucson AZ: 27 June-1 July 2022

Elgin AZ: 13-17 June 2022 

Baker NV: 28 August - 2 September 2022

Combined Field Survey Techniques - Combining on-line learning, with in-person classroom instruction, outdoor field trips, and evening practicums, students travel to bat-rich field locations to get hands-on experience with a full range of bat survey methods from instructors with decades of practical experience. 

AZ: Chiricahua Mountains - 30 May thru 6 June 2022

NV: Great Basin National Monument - 19-26 August 2022

CA: Lava Beds National Monument - TBA

KY: Mammoth Cave National Park - TBA

 Our partners are slowly opening up for business and so are we. Please be patient as we navigate the "new normal."


Bat Call ID - Learn how to identify U.S. and Canadian bats by their echolocation calls during an immersive, virtual on-line training class. 

Check Back to See Schedule for Regional Species Classes:

Northeast, Northwest, Southeast, or Southwest

Acoustic Survey Certifications - Receive necessary documentation to seek agency approval for carrying out acoustic inventories and/or manual vetting for compliance surveys. Sign-up for certification process on-demand.

Check Back for Details - Bat ID Fundamentals or Advanced Species ID