KZN Career Expo

21st – 23rd of May 2020

Durban Exhibition Centre | 08h00 - 17h00

Training the Trainers Programme

Posted on: March 20, 2018

The Bremen-Durban Ocean Champions programme offers a Training the Trainers training programme to 15 marine environmental educators and school teachers as an opportunity to further their knowledge about the ocean and learn more about creating awareness for the marine environment. The programme is part of the Climate Change Partnership between the sister cities Bremen in Germany and Durban and involves:

  • Four workshops on the marine environment and marine conservation
  • Contribution towards the development of teaching material and education manuals
  • Knowledge exchange with marine experts from Bremen and Durban
  • Incorporation of marine education in line with the demands of the curriculum

Participating in the Training the Trainers programme will expose educators to expertise both from Bremen and Durban and will help develop innovative methods for the education on the ocean and marine conservation.

Applications for the Training the Trainers programme is open to eThekwini residents and must include a two page letter of motivation detailing the following information:

  • Your current activities in the marine education space
  • Your interest in the programme and what value you see in your participation
  • How you would use this experience to further your activities in the future

A CV detailing all achievements to date must also be included in the application together with certified copies of ID and all relevant certificates.

Applications must be submitted no later than Friday, 23rd March 2018 to Katharina Kramer at

No late applications will be considered.