Training opportunities by other programmes

A list of marine training programmes available from other programmes is available below, for informational purposes only.

Marine Training: The Marine Training platform is a service platform dedicated to showcase Marine education and training programmes. You can search a marine training opportunity from their database available here:

Surface Ocean – Lower Atmosphere Study (SOLAS) programme: It has two training programmes available:

*SOLAS Summer School: The Surface Ocean – Lower Atmosphere Study (SOLAS) Summer School is a regular, international event with the goal to provide the needed multidisciplinary air-sea interaction background to the next generation of Earth System scientists. For further information:

*Master programme on Ocean, Atmosphere and Climate (MSC-OAC): The Msc is a collaborative effort between the global and interdisciplinary research project Surface Ocean-Lower Atmosphere Study (SOLAS) and the University of Galway, Ireland. The programme bridges the boundaries between ocean and atmosphere and will provide students with a broad understanding of how the coupled system works, affects and is affected by climate and human activities. For further information:

Partnership for Observation of the Global Ocean (POGO): It has several trainining programmes available, calls are announced at the following webpage:

*NF-POGO Centre of Excellence: The Nippon Foundation-POGO Centre of Excellence (NF-POGO CofE) provides world class education and training in the field of observational oceanography. The Centre offers a 10-month programme of study, at postgraduate level, to 10 students every year. Regular calls are posted on the following webpage:

*POGO-SCOR Fellowship Programme: This programme is jointly funded by POGO and the Scientific Committee on Oceanic Research (SCOR) and is designed to promote training and capacity building leading towards a global observation scheme for the oceans. The fellowship program is open to scientists, technicians, postgraduate students (preferably of PhD level) and post-doctoral fellows of developing countries and countries with economies in transition and involved in oceanographic work. For more information:

*Ocean Training Partnership: The Ocean Training Partnership (OTP) is an international alliance of marine science organisations that coordinates shipboard training experiences. Current calls open are available at the following website:

EuroFleets: EuroFleets is an alliance of marine research infraestructures. They have several calls regularly open for training:

*The Eurofleets+ Marine Internship Program: It offers seagoing placements for students or technicians of marine related sciences and technologies on the Eurofleets+ partner research vessels, utilising spare berths. For further information:

*Floating Universities: A series of ship-based training initiatives in marine-related sciences areas such as scientific instrumentation, the collection, and processing of samples, data analysis, quality control, and processing. Further information is available here:

IMBeR ClimEco Summer Schools: The “Climate and Ecosystems” are biennial summer schools organised by IMBeR, the Integrated Marine Biosphere Research project. ClimEco summer schools are designed for 60-70 post-graduate students and early career researchers and are led by an interdisciplinary group of scientists which includes leaders in their respective fields. For further information: