Calendar of scheduled courses

Details of our scheduled courses that are open for booking.

Training for Meteorological Service Providers

Training for Industry

Training for Meteorological Service Providers

Course nameCourse codeLocationCourse lengthStart dateEnd date
Foundation Training
Initial Forecasting CourseIFC2/14Exeter18-20 weeks13 OctoberTo be advised
IFC1/15Exeter18-20 weeksApril 2015To be advised
Foundation Meteorological TechnicianFMT1/15Belfast6 weeksTBC 2015
Forecaster Professional Development
Advanced ForecastingIAFC1/14Exeter10 days17 November28 November

Satellite Imagery Interpretation

SII1/14Exeter2.5 days29 September1 October
Winter ForecastingWF1/14Exeter2.5 days1 October3 October
Other Meteorology/Science Training
Meteorological RefresherMRC1/14Exeter10 daysTBC Autumn 2014
Observing Systems & Data AppreciationOSDA2/13Exeter8 daysTBC 2014
UK Applied ClimatologyUKAC1/14Exeter3 daysTBC 2014
Aeronautical Meteorology
Aviation Meteorological TheoryAMT2/14Exeter5 days13 October17 October
AMT1/15Exeter5 daysMarch 2015March 2015
Aeronautical Meteorological ObservingAMO5/14 TheoryExeter5 days1 September5 September
AMO5/14 PracticalBelfast Airport5 daysTo be advised
AMO6/14 TheoryExeter5 days6 October10 October
AMO6/14 PracticalBelfast Airport5 daysTo be advised
AMO7/14 TheoryExeter5 days10 November14 November
AMO7/14 PracticalBelfast Airport5 daysTo be advised
AMO8/14 TheoryExeter5 days26 January30 January
AMO8/14 PracticalBelfast Airport5 daysTo be advised
AMO9/14 TheoryExeter5 days2 March6 March
AMO9/14 PracticalBelfast Airport5 daysTo be advised

Training for Industry

For details of how to apply for a place on the courses listed below please see the individual course pages.

Course nameCourse codeLocationCourse lengthStart dateEnd date

General Aviation

Meteorology for AviatorsM4A3/14Exeter2 days18 August19 August
Weather Decision-Making for Pilots    WDM3/14Exeter1 day20 August20 August
Meteorology for AviatorsM4A4/14Exeter2 daysTBC Autumn
Weather Decision-Making for PilotsWDM4/14Exeter1 dayTBC Autumn
Commercial Aviation
Meteorology for Airport and Airline PersonnelMAAP2/14Birmingham   3 days28 October30 October
MAAP3/14Exeter3 days10 February12 February

Energy/Utilities

Introduction to Meteorology for Renewable Energy PersonnelRE4/14Glasgow2 days6 August7 August
RE5/14Birmingham2 days11 November12 November

RE5/14

Reading2 days22 January23 January
Advanced ForecastingIAFC1/14Exeter10 days17 November28 November

Road

Weather EssentialsWE3/14TBC1 dayTBC
WE4/14TBC1 dayTBC
Offshore Helicopter Operations
Offshore Meteorological ObservingOFFOB7/14Humberside2 days20 August21 August
OFFOB8/14Aberdeen2 days17 September18 September
OFFOB9/14Aberdeen2 days15 October16 October
OFFOB10/14Humberside2 days26 November27 November
OFFOB11/14TBC2 days17 December18 December
OFFOB1/15TBC2 days14 January15 January
OFFOB2/15TBC2 days11 February12 February
OFFOB3/15TBC2 days17 March18 March
Air Traffic Control
Air Traffic ServicesATSC5/14 TheoryExeter5 days1 September5 September
ATSC5/14 PracticalBelfast Airport5 daysTo be advised
ATSC6/14 TheoryExeter5 days6 October10 October
ATSC6/14 PracticalBelfast Airport5 daysTo be advised
ATSC7/14 TheoryExeter5 days10 November14 November
ATSC7/14 PracticalBelfast Airport5 daysTo be advised
ATSC1/15 TheoryExeter5 days26 January30 January
ATSC1/15 PracticalBelfast Airport5 daysTo be advised
ATSC2/15 TheoryExeter5 days2 March6 March
ATSC2/15 PracticalBelfast Airport5 daysTo be advised
Restricted ObservingATR1/14Belfast Airport5 days3 November7 November
Air Traffic Services RefresherATSCR2/14Exeter2 days9 December10 December
Air Traffic Focal Point ATSCF2/14Exeter1 day11 December11 December
Air Traffic Services RefresherATSCR1/15Exeter2 days9 December10 December
Air Traffic Focal Point ATSCF1/15   Exeter1 dayTBCTBC

The Met Office College provides a wide range of courses. To receive more information about training please register your details.

Last updated: 28 July 2014