Meteorologist Training
Meteorologist Training Programme This is a three-year programme leading to a College Diploma in Aeronautical Meteorology, which is awarded upon successful completion of World Meteorological Organization (WMO) BIP0-MT(entry level), BIP-MT(middle level)and BIP-MT(senior level). The Diploma entitles you to undergo an appropriate period of on-the-job training to qualify as a Meteorological Forecaster. The basic course in Meteorology is WMO Class IV, which lasts 20 weeks. If successful, you will graduate with a College Diploma in Aeronautical Meteorology and qualify to work as a Meteorological Officer or a Forecaster in Meteorological and Aeronautical Forecasting Offices. All courses are recognized by the WMO and are endorsed by the Civil Aviation Authorities of all the Gulf States. Successful students are qualified to work in any country that is a member of the WMO.