custom educational resources
for sponsoring agencies
800+ hours of content
20 different topics
COMET is world-known for the
MetEd training portal that provides
access to over 800 hours of online
training available anytime,
These training modules span 20
different topics in the geosciences,
a subset of which are available in
In all, eight different languages
are available to extend the reach
of this training.
Distance learning is used
extensively to provide high quality
training to a geographically
ICDP utilizes COMET’s wealth of in-house training expertise to support the development and deployment of 3D-PAWS sensor technology. ICDP provides customized in-country training workshops. Training covers topics on how to fabricate, calibrate, deploy, and evaluate observations. Participants work in teams to develop practical skills in the following topic areas: computer programming, mechanical and electrical engineering, and atmospheric sciences.
ICDP also specializes in delivering customized courses to support operational NMHS capacity development. COMET and ICDP have expertise in supporting observational system development (e.g. weather radar, radiometers, surface network design), forecast system development, and fundamental meteorology training to meet the WMO Basic Instructional Package – Meteorology (BIP-M) competency standards.