Weather. Climate. Water

Education and training in meteorology and related sciences to enhance capacities on meteorological services in the African Region.

The Institute for Meteorological Training and Research (IMTR) is a World Meteorological Organization Regional Training Centre (WMO – RTC) in Nairobi. The Institute is charged with the responsibility of training personnel in Meteorology, Operational Hydrology and related geo-sciences in the country and the English-speaking countries in Africa and parts of Asia. The Institute has ability to organize and host specialized training courses due to its existing infrastructure, manpower and collaboration with other institutions both locally, regionally and internationally. The Institute offers regular courses as prescribed by WMO and tailor- made courses depending on the training needs. All courses are conducted in the English language

Upcoming Events

Day microphysics RGB 13thApril 2021 - EUMETSAT
RA-I Meteorological Satellite Applications (17 May to 11 June 2021)

In collaboration with the WMO/VLab Centres of Excellence in training on satellite meteorology, the European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites (EUMETSAT) is organising an online training course for the African meteorological user community.
Application deadline: 2nd May 2021

Middle Meteorological Technicians Course (July 2021 - March 2023)

Equips the trainee with basic knowledge and skills to accurately and objectively carry out routine meteorological and related observations.

Application Deadline: 14th June 2021