Climatology (Climate Science) Online Course

From: $50.00 Inc GST / week for 16 weeks

Qualification

Certificate

Duration

100 hrs (12 months)

Exam

Optional

Tutor Support

Yes unlimited by email

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About this Course

Climate Science is literally the hottest topic on the planet today. Often the science gets overwhelmed by politics and this course takes an unbiased line to lift the fog and teach the complexities.  Study Climatology in this 100 hour online course and on completion you will understand all the key scientific concepts and theories as well as having a grasp of the politics behind the news. You will understand approaches toward mitigating future effects of climate change on many levels; personal, household, Government (local, state or provincial, national and International levels), Industrial and academic.

This course is suitable for:

  • Environmental officers who need a clearer understanding of climate science and those who need to meet government training criteria
  • Teachers and educators
  • Local government staff, especially those involved in planning and environmental services
  • NGOs
  • Landcare, national trust, Greenpeace and all environmental organisations
  • Higher education students who need to fill a gap in their curriculum
  • Anybody with an interest in the future of the planet
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Your Tutor

Adam Darragh B.Sc. Cert IV Outdoor Education
Adam Darragh

After achieving a degree in Earth Sciences, with a focus on geology, geomorphology and climatology, Adam moved to the Blue Mountains to pursue his passion for the vertical world, where he now works in the Vocational Education Sector teaching students to be Outdoor leaders and guides. He particularly loves remote Alpine and cliff environments spending time in these areas both within Australia and abroad. This has involved many personal trips and adventures as well as becoming a fully certified IFMGA mountain and ski guide, as well as a trainer assessor with the Australian Climbing Instructors Association. The main focus of Adam’s outdoor work has been abseiling, canyoning, rock-climbing and bushwalk guiding undertaken locally in the magnificent world heritage listed greater Blue Mountains. He has also spent numerous seasons in New Zealand, the Himalaya and the Australian Snowy Mountains, alpine climbing and ski touring. Adam has also worked in Antarctica and on Macquarie Island in the sub-Antarctic, as a Field Training Officer for the Australian Antarctic Division.