Ocean Teacher Data Management Courses

Key Info
Description - a brief synopsis, abstract or summary of what the learning resource is about: 

Ocean Teacher is a comprehensive e-Learning platform developed by the International Oceanographic Data and Information Exchange (IODE) to help build equitable capacity related to ocean research, observations, and services in UNESCO's Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission. This series of presentations and short courses is focused on data management in the ocean sciences and is intended to be used in conjunction with classroom training. Course offerings from this collection that are discoverable in the ESIP Data Management Training Clearinghouse include:

  • Marine GIS Applications (using QGIS)
  • Quality Management System Essentials for IODE National Oceanographic Data Centres (NODC) and Associate Data Units (ADU)
  • Management of Marine Biogeographic Data (Contributing to the Use of OBIS) (2016) (available in English and Spanish)
Authoring Organization(s) Name: 
Ocean Teacher Global Academy
License - link to legal statement specifying the copyright status of the learning resource: 
Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License - CC BY-SA 4.0
Access Cost: 
No fee
Primary language(s) in which the learning resource was originally published or made available: 
English
Also available in - other languages in which the learning resource has been translated or made available other than the primary: 
French
Portuguese, International
Spanish
More info about
Keywords - short phrases describing what the learning resource is about: 
Appraisal - Core Trustworthy Data Repositories Requirements
Confidentiality/Ethics - - Core Trustworthy Data Repositories Requirements
Context - Core Trustworthy Data Repositories Requirements
Cyberinfrastructure to enable FAIR data principles
Data discovery and identification - Core Trustworthy Data Repositories Requirements
Data integrity and authenticity - Core Trustworthy Data Repositories Requirements
Data quality - Core Trustworthy Data Repositories Requirements
Data reuse - Core Trustworthy Data Repositories Requirements
Documented storage procedures - Core Trustworthy Data Repositories Requirements
Expert guidance - Core Trustworthy Data Repositories Requirements
Licenses - Core Trustworthy Data Repositories Requirements
Marine data
Mission/Scope - Core Trustworthy Data Repositories Requirements
Ocean data
Organizational infrastructure - - Core Trustworthy Data Repositories Requirements
Preservation plan - Core Trustworthy Data Repositories Requirements
Security - Core Trustworthy Data Repositories Requirements
Technical infrastructure - Core Trustworthy Data Repositories Requirements
Workflows - Core Trustworthy Data Repositories Requirements
Subject Discipline - subject domain(s) toward which the learning resource is targeted: 
Physical Sciences and Mathematics: Oceanography and Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology
Publisher - organization credited with publishing or broadcasting the learning resource: 
Ocean Teacher Global Academy
Media Type - designation of the form in which the content of the learning resource is represented, e.g., moving image: 
Collection - a group or set of items that comprise a single learning resource, e.g., a PDF version of a slide presentation, an audio file of the presentation and a textual representation of the oral transcription of the presentation.
Contributor Organization(s): 
Name: 
International Oceanographic Data and Information Exchange (IODE)
Type: 
Funding and sponsorship
Name: 
Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO (IOC)
Type: 
Funding and sponsorship
Name: 
ICSU - World Data System (WDS)
Type: 
Endorser
Contact Person(s): 
Claudia Delgado
Contact Organization(s): 
Ocean Teacher Global Academy
Educational Info
Purpose - primary educational reason for which the learning resource was created: 
Professional Development - increasing knowledge and capabilities related to managing the data produced, used or re-used, curated and/or archived.
Learning Resource Type - category of the learning resource from the point of view of a professional educator: 
Course - series of units and lessons used to teach the skills and knowledge required by its curriculum.
Target Audience - intended audience for which the learning resource was created: 
Data supporter
Data manager
Data professional
Intended time to complete - approximate amount of time the average student will take to complete the learning resource: 
More than 1 Week
Framework - A community-based organization plan or set of steps for education or training: 
ICSU - World Data System Training Resources Guide