Discovery & Use of Operational Ocean Data Products & Services External

Activity Overview

Type: Capacity building and training
Start Date: March 11, 2019
End Date: March 15, 2019
Venue: UNESCO/IOC Project Office for IODE, Oostende, Belgium
Website: OTGA website
Contact: OTGA Secretariat
E-mail: training [at]

Early registration deadline: December 13, 2018
Application/registration deadline: January 15, 2019
Registration website:

The Ocean Teacher Global Academy is hosting a training course on the discovery and use of operational ocean data products and services. This course will provide knowledge and hands-on experience for the data, satellites and instrumentation, access and formats, tools and software for operational activities. A 5-day online pre-course phase of the training will provide an essential overview of data, products and tools used to monitor the ocean and will focus on preparation for the 5-day classroom phase, where students will work on a short project to learn more about the data and its applications. to apply, please follow the link above to access the online application form.

For more information, including an overview, informational flyer and registered participants, please see the course website.