Skip to main content

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 (Regular Stream)

The course is designed to build on t

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 (Online Stream)

The course ad

Introductory Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

Introductory Geographic Information Systems (Regular Stream)

The aim is to enhance the

Integrated Coastal Zone Management (ICZM)

Integrated Coastal Zone Management (Online Stream)

The ICZM course is designed to equip

Fisheries Management

Fisheries Management (Online Stream)

The Fisheries Management Course provides detailed