The Global Atmosphere Watch Training & Education Centre


GAWTEC, the Global Atmosphere Watch Training & Education Centre,provides scientific guidance and instructions to GAW station personnel from worldwide global and regional stations.

For further information and registration, please refer to the GAWTEC hompage at

10 years of training and education

Since 2001 GAWTEC courses have been held at the Environmental Research Station Schneefernerhaus. This unique education centre has trained more than 220 scientists and techicians from 56 different countries in the last 10 years.

On occasion of the 21st course from October 16th - 29th 2011, GAWTEC celebrated it's 10th anniversary on October 18th.