Forecaster Professional Development

For those who are able to work independently but need to further develop some of the core competencies or specialist skills

Designed for forecasting staff who are able to work independently but need to further develop some of the core forecasting competencies or specialist forecasting skills.

The Forecaster Professional Development programme:

  • covers a wide range of meteorological subjects;
  • acts as a refresher in core meteorological topics;
  • extends and updates expertise in other specialist areas.

Core forecasting skills, advanced forecasting and marine forecasting courses are available. 

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

Last updated: 1 May 2015

  • Core Skills
    Designed for forecasting staff who are able to work independently but need to further develop some of the core forecasting competencies or specialist forecasting skills.

  • Advanced
    The Advanced Forecasting Course has been designed to complement and follow on from the Initial Forecasting Course.