Training & Courses

This page lists a range of academic and commercial courses and training programmes in hydrographic surveying and associated disciplines.

Details of BSc and MSc programmes are included free of charge. For commercial courses there is a small charge of £50 + VAT for Corporate Members or £90 + VAT for non-member organisations. To list a course on this page, please contact


BSc (Honours) Ocean Exploration01 September 2019-30 June 2022Three-year full-time taught undergraduate programme

MSc Hydrography01 September 2019-30 September 2020One-year full-time taught postgraduate programme

MSc Geographic Information Systems01 September 2019-31 August 2020Twelve month full-time taught postgraduate programme

MSc Engineering Surveying with Geographical Information Science01 September 2019-01 September 2020Twelve month full-time taught postgraduate programme

MSc Positioning and Navigation Technologies01 September 2019-01 September 2020Twelve month full-time taught postgraduate programme

DipHE - Hydrography for Professionals01 September 2019-31 August 2020Undergraduate level distance e-learning course

PgDip Advanced Hydrography for Professionals01 September 2019-31 August 2020Post-graduate level distance e-learning course

BSc (Honours) Surveying and Mapping Sciences01 September 2019-30 June 2022Three-year full-time taught undergraduate programme

MSc Geospatial Sciences (Hydrographic Surveying)01 September 2019-01 September 2020One-year full-time taught postgraduate programme


Applied Hydrographic Survey Programme (Cat B)06 January-19 June 202024-week full-time taught programme which is IBSC Category B accredited by the FIG/IHO/ICA

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Remote Hydrography

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23 - 24 September 2020

NOC, Southampton, UK
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