NMEA 2000 Installer Training: Florence, SC, February 7 & 8, 2019

Thursday, February 7th – Basic NMEA2000® Network Installer
Friday, February 8th – Advanced NMEA2000® Network Installer

Florence Civic Center
3300 W Radio Drive
Florence, SC 29501

NMEA Trainer: Mike Spyros- Electronics Unlimited: Fort Lauderdale FL

The courses will run from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. with lunch and an exam at the end of each course.

Basic NMEA 2000 Network Installer  –
This course covers the following topics: Cables, Connectors, Specifications Physical Planning & Documentation, Power Sources & Distribution, Voltage Drop Calculations, Data Messages (Parameter Group Numbers), Connecting to Other Data Sources, Network Setup, and Troubleshooting.  Students will be guided through building a basic NMEA 2000 network at the conclusion of the training course.

Advanced NMEA 2000 Network Installer –
The NMEA2000 advanced course focuses on installations, setup, and diagnostic troubleshooting of moderately complex NMEA 2000® networks. The class consists of a PowerPoint presentation followed by "hands on” and the included class lunch. Students split into small groups at classroom work stations equipped with NMEA 2000® networks. The purpose of the hands-on portion is to provide students with the opportunity to demonstrate proficiency in the ability to build, configure, backup network files and evaluate network conditions using the diagnostic tools shown in the class.  The training class features NMEA 2000®-certified products from  major manufacturers such as Furuno, Garmin, Simrad, Raymarine, Maretron and Actisense including multi-function displays (MFDs), Instruments and sensors of the same function which require  instancing. Most importantly, this allows students to get familiar with the diagnostic tools used in the training and offered to students at special reduced pricing from the NMEA. Please note there is absolutely no outside test equipment allowed in the class by students.
Pre-requisite: Student must have taken the basic NMEA 2000 Installer Training class.
Pricing for the Basic NMEA 2000 course is $450 member / $650 non-member
Pricing for the Advanced NMEA 2000 course is $650 member / $850 non-member

Questions? Contact Cindy Love at NMEA, 410-975-9425 or clove@nmea.org

Course materials are sent out in advance, please sign up early.

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