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Short Courses

ACECoR runs short courses covering technical and relevant contextual aspects for Ghana’s coastal areas. The courses target professionals actively engaged in the field of integrated coastal management, fisheries management, climate change adaptation and geographic information systems or individuals whose work is increasingly affected by issues of fisheries, development and physical planning in coastal areas. The course is organized over a period of one week where standardized technical delivery in the classroom and field activities, course programs, certifications and other outcomes are ensured.

The following courses are on offer at the Centre for Coastal Management:

Intermediate Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

Intermediate Geographic Information Systems

The course is designed to build on the Introductory G

Multiple Stressors in Tropical Marine Environments


In general, cumulative effects of stressors on the marine eco-system are understudied and with res

Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation in Coastal Areas

Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation in Coastal Areas

The course advances participa

Introductory Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

Introductory Geographic Information Systems

The aim is to enhance the geospatial analyt

Integrated Coastal Zone Management (ICZM)

Integrated Coastal Zone Management 

The ICZM course is designed to equip professionals,

Fisheries Management

Fisheries Management

The Fisheries Management Course provides detailed knowledge and sk