ICDP Training Course on Planning, Management and Execution of Continental Scientific Drilling Projects


The International Continental Scientific Drilling Program ICDP, coordinated at the GFZ, invites for the ICDP Training Course on Planning, Management and Execution of Continental Scientific Drilling Projects.

The International Continental Scientific Drilling Program ICDP, coordinated at the GFZ, invites for the ICDP Training Course on Planning, Management and Execution of Continental Scientific Drilling Projects.

This training course will touch upon relevant aspects for managing a scientific drilling project, including

  • Proposal Writing & Multi-Source Fundraising
  • Drilling Workflow & Terminologies
  • Health, Safety and Environment
  • On-Site Management
  • Sample Handling and Curation
  • Dowhhole Logging Planning and Execution
  • Data Management
  • Outreach

Applications should include a letter of interest and a CV.

Deadline for application is March 15, decisions will be communicated by end of March. Preference will be given to applicants involved in ICDP drilling projects, applicants from ICDP member countries, developing countries, and those from countries considering ICDP membership. For the successful candidates, costs including those for travelling, visa, and accommodation will be covered by the ICDP.

Please send your application to icdp-outreach@gfz-potsdam.de