NBMP Introductory Sound Analysis Workshop - Online

16th July 2020

This workshop provides an introduction to bat call analysis using sound analysis software. We will use Wildlife Acoustics Kaleidoscope software as this can be downloaded free of charge, but the analysis techniques covered will be applicable to a range of different programs. The workshop is aimed at volunteers and is ideal for beginners and also more experienced attendees who would like to brush up on their skills in sound analysis. Concessions are available for NBMP volunteers, BCT members and bat group members.

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Advanced Anabat Insight (online)

21st July 2020

After the success of the introductory workshops, the team at Titley Scientific and BCT have decided to hold a two hour online Advanced Anabat Insight Workshop, designed to be a 'step-up' from the basic course. This workshop is presented by recognised industry expert, Julie Broken-Brow. Running 2 hours, it will provide tools for advanced use of the full spectrum & zero crossing analysis software Anabat Insight. The fees from this workshop are donated directly to Bat Conservation Trust.

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NBMP Introductory Sound Analysis Workshop - Online

22nd July 2020

This workshop provides an introduction to bat call analysis using sound analysis software. We will use Wildlife Acoustics Kaleidoscope software as this can be downloaded free of charge, but the analysis techniques covered will be applicable to a range of different programs. The workshop is aimed at volunteers and is ideal for beginners and also more experienced attendees who would like to brush up on their skills in sound analysis. Concessions are available for NBMP volunteers, BCT members and bat group members.

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Wildlife Acoustics Kaleidoscope Pro - online

11th September 2020

A one day interactive online course aimed at ecological consultants, the course will focus on both the free and full versions of Kaleidoscope and its ability to analyse large data sets. The course will be led by Wildlife Acoustics' Paul Howden-Leach, an expert in Kaleidoscope Pro. All profits from the course will go to the Bat Conservation Trust.

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Scoping surveys for Arborists

5th October 2020

"Very good introduction to bats in relation to ecology, the law and tree use." Course participant, 2017 This Lantra-accredited course, developed by the Bat Conservation Trust and supported by the Arboricultural Association, will enable participants to carry out tree works with consideration for the potential effects on bats and their habitats. Enquire for discount details: training@bats.org.uk

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Secondary Roost Surveys for Arborists

6th October 2020

This follow-on course teaches participants how to undertake a secondary roost survey including use of an endoscope. You will explore in more depth the practical skills needed in the field, the methods that can be used to rule out the potential of features as suitable bat roosts, learn the appropriate use of endoscopes and be given guidance on what can and cannot be done without a bat licence.

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Bat Ecology and Conservation

15th October 2020

This one-day course is designed for those new to bat work. You will be given a comprehensive foundation to bat biology, ecology and conservation.

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Using bat detectors

16th October 2020

This one day course offers an introduction to the use of bat detectors for professional bat surveys with an optional bat walk in the evening.

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Wildlife Acoustics Kaleidoscope Pro - Bristol

20th October 2020

A one day course aimed at ecological consultants, the course will focus on both the free and full versions of Kaleidoscope and its ability to analyse large data sets. The course will be led by Wildlife Acoustics' Paul Howden-Leach, an expert in Kaleidoscope Pro. All profits from the course will go to the Bat Conservation Trust.

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