Marine training

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We have a selection of courses available covering different aspects of meteorology for the marine community

These courses for the marine community:

  • help staff better understand and interpret meteorological information
  • enable observing personnel to ensure the safety of offshore helicopter operations
  • blend theoretical meteorological knowledge with practical exercises

Our courses and training include:

Offshore Meteorological Observing

This training will provide tuition in the theory and practical skills required to make weather reports to the necessary standards to ensure the safety of helicopter operations.

Introduction to Meteorology

This course has been designed to give non-scientific staff basic knowledge of the fundamentals of meteorology in order to help them understand the impacts of the weather on their work.

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

Last updated: 18 January 2013