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An Orientation to the GOES-R Foundational Course

Instructors:

James LaDue

Anthony Mostek

Bill Ward

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Topic:

Sat FC-G

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Developed:

2016

Introduction


This module is part of the satellite foundational course for GOES-R (SatFC-G). This particular module provides an orientation to the SatFC-G course. The target audience for this module is NOAA employees who will be taking the SatFC-G course via the NOAA Commerce Learn Center (CLC). The video consists of two parts, part 1 (the first 10 minutes) summarizes unique capabilities of GOES-R relative to current/past GOES satellites. Part two (10-28 minutes) consists of the orientation to the SatFC-G course.

Training Session Options


NOAA/NWS students – to begin the training, use the web-based video, YouTube video, or audio playback options below (if present for this session). Certificates of completion for NOAA/NWS employees can be obtained by accessing the session via the Commerce Learn Center.

  1. Web-based video that can be taken at anytime (streamed, not recommended for low-bandwidth users). Be sure to have your speakers on and the volume loud enough to hear the presentation.
  2. YouTube video:

  3. Download video (recommended for low-bandwidth users) – This is an audio playback version in the form of an Articulate Presenter video and can be taken at anytime.

    Create a directory to download the video file from the following link: http://rammb.cira.colostate.edu/training/visit/training_sessions/satfc_g_orientation/satfc_g_orientation_articulate.zip

    After extracting the files into that directory click on either the presentation.html OR index.html file and the video will begin to play in your browser.

References/Additional Links


This course is Basic

There are no prerequisites

Contact

Dan Bikos

Dan.Bikos@colostate.edu

(970) 491-3777

Page Contact

Bernie Connell

bernie.connell@colostate.edu

970-491-8689

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