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CMATC/WMO RTC-Beijing International Training Calendar for 2017

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Training Course Title

Dates

Audience

Length

Format

Additional details on course content

International Training Course on Global Framework for Climate Service

April

Meteorologists

14 days

In-residence

Training

In response to the GFCS initiative, the course will enhance the trainees’ competencies on climate service, with a particular focus on seasonal prediction.

International Training Course on the Application of Meteorological Satellite Products

June

Meteorologists

14 days

In-residence

Training

The course will introduce satellite meteorology, Fengyun satellites and their newest applications, with hands-on sessions of the user-oriented platform: SWAP and SMART.

International Training Course on the Adaptation to Climate Change (1stSession)

August

Climatologist

14 days

In-residence

Training & Field Trip

The course is aimed to enhance the participants’ understanding in international policies and China's responses to climate change as well as the Chinese best practice in the field of adaptation to climate under South-South Cooperation Program of China.

International Training Course on the Adaptation to Climate Change (2ndSession)

November

International Training Course on Aeronautical Meteorological Services

September

Meteorologists

14 days

In-residence

Training

The course will aim to enhance the trainees’ competency in aeronautical meteorological service, such as forecasting skills of strong convective weather, ability in interpretation and application of Doppler Radar, and in the issuance of warnings.

Pre-post Forecaster Training Course

August-December

WMO Fellowship Students

120 days

In-residence

Training

The course is aimed to equip the participants with fundamental competencies to be a forecaster, including basic knowledge of weather analysis, nowcasting and medium range forecasting, NWP, and application of weather radar and satellite product and real-time weather forecasting practice, and so on.

International Training Course on Observation Instruments

December

Meteorologists

3 days

Distance Learning

The course will aim to enhance the trainees’ competency in the understanding of various observation instruments, including automatic weather station as well as their maintenance in the format of distance learning, in response to WMO Global Campus.

Please contact applycmatc@cma.gov.cnfor further information.