Capacity Building

Capacity Building

We organize talks, courses and workshops on participatory conservation, monitoring and restoration of coral reefs where our team of research scientists share and transfer their knowledge and experience.

16 programs
Meaningful Diving Expeditions

Meaningful Diving Expeditions

Join us for a visit to our coral reef destinations where conservation projects are underway. You get to perform specific research, conservation and/or education tasks, assisting the day-to-day activities of local reef conservation projects.

6 programs
Reef Check Providencia

Providencia Reef Check

Come and monitor the health of Colombia´s largest and healthiest coral reef. Also, you had the opportunity and privilege to witness sharks and turtles, an indicator that Providence’s coral reefs are still healthy.
5.00 / 1 review
per person
Mar
5 Days
Discover RC Full, EcoDiver, EcoDiver Candidate
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Isla Fuerte Reef Check

The Isla Fuerte Reef Check is your opportunity to evaluate the health of Colombia´s southernmost insular coral reefs, experience first-hand in hand the strong relationship an island community has with coral reefs, and be surprised of how nature tries to
Jun
4 Days
Discover RC Full, EcoDiver
Cartagena-Reef-Check

Cartagena Reef Check

Let's visit, evaluate and save Varadero! The Cartagena Reef Check is your opportunity to help protect the only coral reef in Cartagena Bay. Varadero is a reef that has survived more than 500 years of human pressure. With your participation,
5.00 / 1 review
per person
Aug
4 Days
Discover RC Full, EcoDiver

San Andrés Reef Repair

You will upgrade your Meaningful Diving training to Reef Repair Diver. After completing the program, you will understand when active reef restoration is required;  describe how we are trying to bring coral reefs back to life; be able to stock,
Oct
4 Days
Discover RR Full, Reef Repair Candidate, Reef Repair Diver
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Reef Check EcoDiver

Become a Reef Check EcoDiver and have the opportunity to express the scientist and the explorer in you! Become certified to conduct your own Reef Check surveys and take an active role in conserving your favorite coral reefs.
4 Days
Ready
Theory + Fieldwork
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Reef Repair Diver

This course is designed to give you an understanding of coral reef restoration and the skills necessary to participate in coral reef restoration project around the world.
4 Days
Ready
Theory + Fieldwork, Theory Only

Santa Marta Reef Check

Our very first and largest Reef Check expedition so far, and first coral reefs surveyed by our Reef Check EcoDivers.  It is still an intense educational experience in citizen science to increase the number of qualified people to collect information
5.00 / 1 review
per person
Apr
4 Days
Discover RC Full, Discover RC SCUBA 1-Day, Discover RC Snorkeler 1-Day, EcoDiver, EcoDiver Candidate
SSI Science of Diving

SSI Science of Diving

Advance your skills for the practice of meaningful diving for marine conservation.  Acquire the knowledge required to begin your dive professional career.  
5.00 / 1 review
per person
All-Year
Ready
Theory Only
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Discover Reef Repair

Become a coral gardener for a day! Show you care about coral reef conservation, commit to take actions to reduce your impact, and experience how the world is trying to bring dead coral reefs back to life.
per person
1 Day
Ready
Theory + Fieldwork

Discover Reef Check

Become a coral reef scientist for a day! Show you care about coral reef conservation, commit to take actions to reduce your impact, and experience how the world is monitoring coral reef health.
per person
1 Day
Ready
Theory + Fieldwork