Copernicus Climate Data Store (CDS) – Online Training Courses

Met Éireann are pleased to share the details of this upcoming training course:

The Copernicus Climate Change Services (C3S) and its related C3S User learning Services invites you to join an online training course to understand how to use data from the Copernicus Climate Data Store (CDS) to support adaptation decision-making and the development of climate services. This course is aimed at professionals living in Ireland.

The 5-week course can be tailored to meet your own needs whilst at the same time, working with experienced academics and trainers. All the modules are interactive and participants are encouraged to work collaboratively with others on the course to share knowledge and experience.

Overview online training for Ireland

Overview online training for Ireland

Dates and times:

Friday 15th of January 9.00–10.30 Virtual Classroom – week 1
Friday 22nd of January 9.00-12.00 Virtual Classroom – week 2
Friday 29th of January 9.00-12.30 Virtual Classroom – week 3
Friday 5th of February 9.00-11.00 Virtual Classroom – week 4
Friday 12th of February 9.00-11.00 Virtual Classroom – week 5


Note that you will not only learn about climate data and the CDS but also on the full process of production of climate services for adaptation. We will ask you to think from the user’s perspective and incorporate the user’s needs in the process of scoping the adaptation case to select appropriated climate data.

This training targets consultants, policy makers, business entrepreneurs and researchers that wants to learn about the production of climate services for adaptation. You will work together with a multidisciplinary team to create an adaptation case study.

A diverse transdisciplinary group of participants also needs a specific individual self-paced learning path. You will be able to choose in our Learning Experience Platform the specific lessons to create your own learning goal within a learning path created for this event. With the objective of producing a climate service for adaptation, you will be able to choose different lessons within the proposed online learning resources.

More information about the online training event  Enrolment via the Learning Experience Platform Login with your credentials and select the event for Ireland and click on the registration button. Should you wish to speak to someone about any details of the course then please email: either Rowan or Roberta.

C3S User Learning Services – Training Programme team for Ireland

Rowan Fealy  – Maynooth University Department of Geography, National University Ireland (

Roberta Paranunzio, Institute of Atmospheric Sciences and Climate, National Research Council, Torino, Italy (

Rutger Dankers (Wageningen University & Research)

Annemarie Groot (Wageningen University & Research)

Janine Quist (Wageningen University & Research)