Classes & Workshops

PIT Tag Classes are offered from time to time to explain how to get the best performance from PIT Technology.

Upcoming classes:

April 14 Groningen, Netherlands, Free Flow Conference

May 5  Québec City, Ecohydraulics and Fish Passage Conference

May 31, Tortosa, Spain, SIBIC Congress

If you are interested in hosting a class, contact

Here is a list of the topics discussed.

RFID for Fish and Wildlife Tracking
PIT tag characteristics
HDX and FDX technologies
Antenna types
Data collection
Review of notable systems

Building a PIT Tag Monitoring Station
Reader types and capabilities
Selecting a location
Field power sources
Resonance tuning
Troubleshooting and maintenance
Dealing with noise
Performance optimization
Data handling

PIT Tag Antennas
How to design an antenna
Wire selection
Construction techniques
Metal effects

Interactive workshop