Weather courses

Marine Weather Training Course with lectures once a week from 6pm to 8pm for 6 weeks at our premises at Zebbug Malta.

This course includes the following:

  • Air Pressure and detailed study of synoptic weather charts
  • Detailed study of wind and waves
  • Detailed study of clouds and fog
  • Short-term forecasting using pressure, wind and clouds
  • Longer-term forecasting using weather charts and weather maps
  • Understanding and forecasting squalls
  • Old sayings explained

This course is especially useful for sailors, boat skippers, boat owners, divers & fishermen and all those interested in the weather at sea.

Course fee is only 125 euros per person and includes handouts, refreshments and an attendance certificate. Discount of 25 euros per person for multiple bookings! Please contact us if you are interested in attending this course.

Understanding Weather Training Course with lectures once a week for 6 weeks at our premises at Zebbug Malta.

This course includes the following:

  • Learning about weather instruments
  • Recognising and understanding clouds
  • Understanding weather maps, weather charts and satellite images
  • Understanding weather systems (lows, highs and fronts)
  • Understanding rain, snow, thunderstorms, hail, tornadoes and hurricanes
  • Basic weather forecasting techniques
  • Climate Change issues

This course is especially useful for sailors, divers & fishermen, farmers, pilots, geography teachers, shipping agents, insurance agents, University or MCAST students aged 18+ doing weather-related projects, all those who work outdoors and all those interested in the weather.

Course fee is only 100 euros per person and includes handouts, refreshments and an attendance certificate. Discount of 10 euros per person for multiple bookings. Please contact us if you are interested in attending this course.