Short Courses for Professionals Online Registration

The Centre for Coastal Management (CCM) at the University of Cape Coast (UCC), Ghana, is offering a range of short courses which will help you to develop your capacities, leadership qualities needed to be creative, adaptive and responsive to the dynamics of a rapidly changing world. Whether you are a development practitioner, an entrepreneur, or a policy-maker, our highly interactive training methods stimulate you to reflect and share your experiences to generate new insights. 

Why not join one of our courses to widen your horizons, learn alongside others in your field, and update your knowledge on current scientific insights, methodologies and practices. Our short courses are well-thought-out and structured to equip resource managers with the fundamentals as well as in-depth knowledge for a more integrated approach in the planning and execution of programmes for sustainable development and management of coastal and natural resources.

The Centre is running the following courses in 2019:

Who should attend?

The short courses are well suited for representatives and mid-career professionals from government, non-governmental organisations and civil society groups, donor entities, international organisations, industries, consulting firms, businesses and corporations, lecturers, students, and individuals who wish to gain comprehensive insight into the application of modern tools such as GIS and remote sensing, and integrate climate change concept into managing fisheries and coastal resources are welcome!

Course fees

The fee for each of the short course is as follows:

Local Ghanaian participants
Non-residential (I): GHS 300.00 (Includes tuition and all training materials)
Non-residential (II): GHS 1,175.00 (Includes tuition and all training materials and meals – lunch and snacks)
Residential: GHS 1,775.00 (Includes tuition and all training materials, accommodation and meals – lunch and snacks)

International participants
US $ 1,000.00 (includes from airport pick up, accommodation, tuition, training materials, lunch, and snack breaks)

Please note that the fee does not include: visa fees, ground transport except airport pick up, airfare, travel insurance, or food/lodging before or after the training dates. For local Ghanaian participant travel to and from Cape Coast is the responsibility of the participant or sponsoring organisation.

Payment should be made to the account details below:
Account Name: Centre for Coastal Management
Bank: Zenith Bank Ghana Limited
Branch: University of Cape Coast
Account Number: 0006011407382

Registration information
Please note that all applications to participate in the CCM Short Courses must be submitted online.
All who wish to attend the CCM short courses are kindly requested to apply online before deadlines. This will allow the Centre and our facilitators sufficient time to process the information and make the necessary arrangements.

Once you have applied online, you will receive an email confirming your application.

Should you require any assistance, please contact us


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