The Online Course duration is 4 weeks (learn at your free time). On the 4th week, there will be a Zoom session with the founder of Ocean Quest to summarize the course and for Q&A’s.
The Field Training is a 2-days in water intensive training program. You can schedule your session with Ocean Quest Global affiliate trainers. These are affiliate trainers that has developed their coral nursery systems to fulfil the course syllabus and objectives.
Day-1: Summarize the theoretical part of the Coral Propagation Course and knowledge reviews to recap what has been learnt. You will learn about recognizing and identifying potential nursery sites, explore and identify suitable substrate collection sites for extraction exercises, visit the training nursery site and see the coral nursery. 2 dives are scheduled and you will involve in actual coral extraction, handling, and propagating corals in the nurseries.
Day-2: Undergo 2 dives, involve in actual coral extraction, handling, and propagating corals in the nurseries.