Online course

Foundations in Marine Conservation

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Course Information

Course information

Next start date
Enrollment closes
Course frequency
Every week
Time committment
- hours
Optional extra
GVI Program Abroad

Book before the end of June 2024 and receive a AUD 170 scholarship

*Flexible payment options available
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Course introduction

Learn about universal efforts to preserve the world’s largest aquatic ecosystems directly from experts working in the field – and the roles they fulfill to achieve this. You’ll gain knowledge of the terms and techniques used in conservation for activities that include identifying marine species and surveying natural habitats.

Joining the Foundations in Marine Conservation Program will also provide you with insight into the importance of team and leadership skills when working with local and international organisations to achieve marine conservation objectives. As a result, you’ll gain the foundational knowledge needed to navigate your ideal conservation career path – then enhance your professional profile to land the job.

Is this course for me?

This program is designed for anyone passionate about the conservation of marine life. It’s tailored for anyone looking to enhance their knowledge and skillset in this topic or seeking to explore relevant career paths in marine conservation. As a multifaceted foundations program consisting of four courses – highschool, college and graduate students, educators on the subject or mid-professionals seeking a career change would all benefit from taking this course.

Skills you’ll acquire

After completing this course you’ll be able to:

Earn your certification

Want to show colleges, universities and employers that you’ve got the knowledge and skills covered in this course? Once you’ve successfully completed any of our courses, we’ll send you a digital certificate of completion at no additional cost. The certificate will feature the official name of the course and your name. Add the certificate to your college application, your graduate school application, your job application or your LinkedIn page.