WMO Regional Training Centres (RTCs). Training Courses for the year 2021

REGIONAL METEOROLOGICAL TRAINING CENTRE

WMO Regional Training Centres (RTCs). Training Courses for the year 2021

At

 Meteorological Research & Training Institute, Nigerian Meteorological Agency, Oshodi, Lagos, Nigeria

RTC/Component:              

Course Title

Target Audience

Location (City/Country)

Subject

Teaching Language

Start date

Duration

BIP-MT (Senior Level)

Weather Forecasting

Foreigners (Gambians)

Water Resources Training School, Banjul International Airport, Yundum, The Gambia

Forecasting

English

11 January, 2021

12 months

BIP- MT (First year) Meteorological Technicians Course

 

Air Force Personnel

 

 

 

 

Oshodi, Lagos, Nigeria

 

 

 

Meteorology

 

 

 

      English

11 January, 2021

 

 

12 months

 

 

 

BIP –MT (Senior Level) Course

Weather Forecasting

Met Staff

Foreigners

Oshodi, Lagos, Nigeria

Forecasting

English

18 January, 2021

12 months

i.                    Meteorological Instrumentation Course

 

ii.                  Climatology’

 

iii.                Data Processing

 

iv.                Aeronautical Meteorology

 

(v).  Agro-Meteorology Course

(vi). Public Weather Presentation

Met Staff, University Staff, Aviation Industry,

Ministry of Agric, Ministry of Environment and Air Force, Farmers, Aqua-culturists, herdsmen etc

TV workers, Radio workers, etc

Oshodi, Lagos, Nigeria

(i)                 Instruments

 

(ii) Climate

(iii) Climate Data Management

(iv) Aeronautical Met

(v) Agricultural Met

(vi) Weather presentation

 

English

22 Feb 2021

 

22 Feb 2021

 

 

22 Feb 2021

 

22 Feb 2021

 

 

22 Feb 2021

(i) 3months

 

 

(ii) 4months

 

 

(iii) 4 months

 

 

(iv)4months

 

(v)5months

(vi) 2months

Basic Meteorologists’ course

 

Met Staff, University Staff

Katsina, Nigeria

Meteorology

English

15 March 2021

12 Months

Basic Training Courses in Meteorology for Supporting Staff

NIMET Staff (Commercials Unit, Data Unit, Secretaries, Clerk, ICT, Library, etc)

Oshodi, Lagos and Abuja

Meteorology

English

28 March, 2021

1-3Weeks

Basic Observers’ Course

 

Met Staff, Navy, Air Force, Police, Military, and Foreigners

 

 

 

 

Oshodi, Lagos, Nigeria

 

 

 

Meteorology

 

 

 

      English

28 March, 2021

 

 

12 months

 

 

 

Refresher Course for Aeronautical Meteorological Observers (AMO)

Met Staff

Oshodi, Lagos, Nigeria

Aeronautical Met

English

05 April, 2021

05 July, 2021

2 weeks

 

    2 weeks

Refresher Course for Aeronautical Meteorological Forecasters (AMF)

Met Staff

Oshodi, Lagos, Nigeria

Aeronautical Met

English

19 April, 2021

19 July, 2021

2 weeks

 

2 weeks

Climate change Studies

(i)                 Science

(ii)               Effects

(iii)             Mitigation and Adaptation

(iv)             Education and Communication

(v)               Continuing Education and Extension Services

 

Met Staff, University Staff, Media, Farmers, Aqua-culturists, herdsmen, agric extension workers, Ministries of Agric, Environment, water resources, Energy and Transportation, Aviation industry etc

Katsina, Nigeria

Climate

 

 

 

Climate

English

10 May 2021

2Weeks- 3months

Urban Meteorology and Air Pollution

Met. Staff, University Staff, Town/Urban Planners, Ministry of Environment

Oshodi, Lagos

Urban Met and Air Pollution

English

16 August 2021

2Weeks- 3months

Marine Meteorology

Met. Staff, Navy,  Police, Military, Oceanographers, Water resources

Oshodi, Lagos, Nigeria

Marine Met

English

16 August 2021

2Weeks- 3months

Hydro Meteorology

Met. Staff, River Basin Devt. Authority, Water resources, Power and Energy, Farmers, Aqua-culturists and herdsmen

Oshodi, Lagos, Nigeria

Hydro Met

English

16 August 2021

2Weeks- 3months

Basic Training Courses in Meteorology for Supporting Staff

NIMET Staff (Commercials Unit, Data Unit, Secretaries, Clerk, ICT, Library, etc)

Oshodi, Lagos and Abuja

Meteorology

English

6        Sept 2021

1-3weeks

(i)                 Meteorological Instrumentation Course

 

ii Climatology’

 

iii Data Processing

 

iv Aeronautical Meteorology

 

(v)Agro-Meteorology Course

(vi) Public Weather Presentation

Met Staff, University Staff, Aviation Industry,

Ministry of Agric, Ministry of Environment and Air Force, Farmers, Aqua-culturists, herdsmen etc

 

TV workers, Radio workers

Oshodi, Lagos, Nigeria

(i)                 Instruments

 

(ii) Climate

(iii) Climate Data Management

(iv) Aeronautical Met

(v)                Agricultural Met

(vi)             Public Weather

Presentation

English

11 October 2021

 

 

11 October 2021

 

 

11 October 2021

11 October 2021

(i) 3months

 

 

 

(ii) 4months

 

(iii)3months

 

(iv)4months

 

(v)5months

 

(vi)2months

BIP- M Meteorology

Met Staff

Akure

Meteorology

 

English

Check FUTA Website

18 months

Disaster and Risk Management

Met Staff, University Staff, Ministries of (Agriculture, Environment, Water resources, Energy and Power, Transportation), Town and Uban Planning,  Air Force, Farmers, Aqua-culturists, herdsmen, etc

 

Katsina

Environment

English

18 October 2021

3weeks-3months

BIP -MT (First Year ) Meteorological Technicians Course

 

Met Staff, Navy, Air Force, Police, Military and Foreigners

 

 

 

Oshodi, Lagos, Nigeria

Meteorology

 

 

 

English

 

 

 

22 November 2021

 

 

 

12months

 

 

 

 

 

 

​Prof. Odjugo Peter A Ovuyovwiroye

Director, Meteorological Research and Training

Regional Meteorological Training Centre

Nigerian Meteorological Agency

3, Blind Centre Road,

Cappa, Oshodi, Lagos,

Nigeria.

paoodjugo@yahoo.com; o.odjugo@nimet.gov.ng,

+2348023718654, +2348038587116