Event Description

The CRBasic Datalogger and LoggerNet 4.x Training Course is a comprehensive, introductory level course suitable for both new users and intermediate users wishing to gain a greater understanding of the data logger and CRBasic programming.

In the first four days there will be an emphasis on CRBasic programming and an introduction to PakBus networking. The fifth day is a more detailed look at PakBus networking.

The daily schedule will be as follows and will include two 30-minute breaks for lunch across different time zones:

Daily Schedule

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM (MDT) 


11:30 AM - 1:30 PM (MDT)


2:00 PM - 4:00 PM (MDT)

The training course is taught by Campbell Scientific support engineers. Class size is limited to ensure personalized instruction and assistance. "Hands-on" programming exercises and course handouts are used to reinforce the concepts covered by the instructors.

A brief course outline is listed below:

  • Datalogger Hardware
  • Datalogger Specifications
  • Datalogger Memory
  • Short Cut Program Generator
  • LoggerNet
  • Introduction to Programming with CRBasic
  • Data Types and Formats
  • Instruction Parameters
  • Programming for Control
  • Automated Data Collection
  • RTMC - Real Time Monitoring and Control
  • File Control and Operating Systems
  • Comprehensive Exercise
  • PakBus Networks

Required Materials:

Students will have the best experience if they locally have equipment for performing the programming exercises. However, remote connection to equipment at Campbell Scientific is available for all who need it.

Equipment available via remote connection:

  • CR1000X datalogger (also CR310 and CR6 dataloggers)
  • Pair of thermocouples
  • Small LED
  • HygroVUE5 - Temperature and Humidity Sensor
  • 03002 - Wind Speed and Wind Direction Sensor
  • Power Supply

Recommended list of local equipment:

  • Campbell Scientific data logger with CRBasic support (ex: CR300, CR6, or CR1000X) and appropriate power supply
  • Two thermocouples
  • Small LED with current limit resistor
  • Environmental sensors of interest
  • MicroUSB to connect data logger to computer
  • Digital Multimeter

Required equipment for all participants:

  • Computer with high speed internet connection
  • Webcam
  • LoggerNet software installed on computer (a 30-day trial version of LoggerNet software is available here). If you already own the full software, please ensure you have updated to the latest version of LoggerNet.

Campbell Scientific, Inc. will provide certificates for attendees to apply for 2.3 CEUs (Continuing Education Units) through their appropriate regulatory agencies. It is the responsibility of the trainee to apply with their regulatory agency.

Occasionally, a class may not meet our low-enrollment requirements (5 person minimum). In such cases, we reserve the right to cancel the class session and any training fees already paid will be refunded. We will attempt to provide ten days notice if a class is canceled.


Please Note: The cost for the training is $1095 per person. The training course is free for Campbell Scientific employees.
Confirm availability then click on the Seats Available link above. You will receive notification, via e-mail or fax, that your registration form has been received. You are not registered until you have received either a faxed or e-mail confirmation. Someone will contact you regarding payment.

Event Details
Seats Available: 0
Date: June 3-7, 2024
Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm MST
Location: Virtual
Cost: $1095 USD per attendee (3.5% convenience fee for cards)
CEU: 2.3
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