Conducted or arranged by CHS Staff Training
Staff Training in 1962 arranged a classroom course in Seamanship and Navigation for six intermediate rank hydrographers.
1963 saw the second classroom course in Seamanship and Navigation for six hydrographers. This was followed by one month of practical training on the CSS Cartier.
At the request of the US Army Corps of Engineers, a three week course for
upgrading and modernizing the hydrographic field operations of the Corps was
developed by Staff Training. In Sept. – Oct. 1974. Sid van Dyck went to
Vicksburg, Miss. as coordinator and chief instructor of the course. A second
course was given with the same parameters in March-April 1976.
The 1984 "Hydrographic Training Project Jamaica" was designed and carried out in Jamaica from 3 Oct. to 12 Dec. The training staff, Pete Richards, Gunther Schuetzenmeier were assisted by Jack Wilson from the CHS.