UK Overseas Territories & Crown Dependencies

Support to attend Training CoursesNatasha Williams and Murray Henry © Len Coleman, GIS Manager, St Helena

 

JNCC is periodically able to offer support to the OTs and CDs to attend short training courses. 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Summary table showing OTs & CDs receiving JNCC funding for training in 2013/14

Name of OT/CD

Details of training

No. of people attending

When training held

Anguilla

Executive Summer School of the Global Environment Policy Programme, Geneva

1 (Env Dept)

Sept 2013

Falkland Islands

One-to-one herbarium training at Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, UK

1 (Falkland Islands National Herbarium)

July - Aug 2013

St Helena

Fisheries science and marine survey training on Ascension Island, SAERI

1 (marine section of St Helena Government)

May - June 2013

Ascension Island

UNITAR online training on Green Diplomacy

5 (including 3 island counsellors and 2 from the Env Dept)

May - June 2013

 
 
Summary table showing OTs & CDs receiving JNCC funding for training in 2012/13

Name of OT/CD

Details of training

No. of people attending

When training held

St Helena

British Trust for Ornithology, seabird and terrestrial bird ringing on Ascension Island

2 (Marine Dept)

25 Nov - 8 Dec 2012

St Helena

NEBOSH Diploma in Environmental Management, online course 

1 (Env Risk Management Dept)

Exam June/Dec 2012

Bermuda

Experts from the Omaha’s Henry Doorly  Zoo will be coming to Bermuda, bringing Governor Laffan’s Fern juveniles, for restoration purposes

2 (Tulo Valley Nursery)

June 2012

 
 

Summary table showing OTs & CDs receiving JNCC funding for training in 2011/12

Name of OT/CD

Details of training

No. of people attending

When training held

Anguilla

Climate Change Diplomacy, online course

UN Institute for Training and Research

1 (Env Dept)

12 Sept - 6 Nov 2011

St Helena

Marine Biology Diploma, online course, UK Open College

1 (Agriculture and Natural Resources Directorate)

June 2011-January 2012

Turks & Caicos Islands

ARCView GIS Desktop parts 1 and 2, ESRI, London, UK

1 (Env Dept)

20-24 June 2011

Bermuda

Skink breeding protocols, Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust, Jersey, Channel Islands

1 (Bermuda Zoological Society)

June 2011

Isle of Man

Seasearch surveyor course, Seasearch,

Plymouth, UK

2 (volunteers from Seasearch)

2-3 April 2011

 

 

Summary table showing OTs & CDs receiving JNCC funding for training in 2010/11

Name of OT/CD

Details of training

No. of people attending

When training held

Montserrat

Adaptation to climate change, online course
Centre for Sustainable Development

1 (Montserrat

National Trust)

Jan - Mar 2011

South Georgia & the South

Sandwich Islands

1st year MSc GIS leading to Post Graduate Certificate in GIS

1 (Env Dept)

Start Jan 2011

Ascension Island

GIS

1 (Env Dept)

8-19 Nov 2010

Bermuda

Marine spatial planning

1 (Env Dept)

7-12 Aug 2010

Isle of Man

ArcGIS for conservation

5 (Manx Wildlife Trust)

2-3 Aug 2010

SBA Cyprus

Practical turtle conservation

5-7 (SBAA Env Dept)

June 2010 (3 days)

Aug 2010 (3 days)

Montserrat

Climate Change Diplomacy, online course

UN Institute for Training and Research

1 (Env Dept)

21 Feb 2010