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WMO Regional Training Centers Beijing Short-term Course Offerings for the year 2016

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Course Title

Teaching Language

Start date

Duration

Course Descriptions

International Training Course on Global Framework for Climate Services (GFCS)

English

April

2 weeks

The course is aimed to enhance the trainees’ understanding in Global Framework for Climate Services (GFCS) and introduce China Framework for Climate Services (CFCS), to provide the trainees with related operational technologies, to strengthen the trainees’ ability in climate services from developing countries.

International Training Course on the Nowcasting Techniques on Thunderstorms and Severe Convection

English

May

2 weeks

The course is designed to help trainees to learn the thunderstorm and severe convection nowcasting methods, and to improve the short-term strong convective weather forecasting ability in developing countries.

International Training Course on the Application of Meteorological Satellite Products

English

July

2 weeks

The course is designed to help trainees to learn of the latest developments in the application of meteorological satellite products, and to master the interpretation of satellite data to support weather analysis and climate monitoring. It is also helpful to improve participants’ abilities in carrying out operational forecasting, scientific research and management.

International Training Course on Aeronautical Meteorology Services

English

October

2 weeks

The course is aimed to help participants to improve their nowcasting skill of strong convective weather, to enhance their ability in interpretation and application of Doppler Radar and satellite imagery data, to improve their competence in issuance of hazardous phenomena warnings. It will also focus on the issuing of SIGMETS in convective weather, in addition, the principle and application of Aircraft Meteorological Data Relay (AMDAR) will also be lectured.