Reef Check News

2019 Training Schedule Posted for Reef Check California


2019-02-26

Our 2019 Reef Check California training classes are now open for registration, providing 10 locations across the state to get involved in our kelp forest monitoring program!

Each training is held over two weekends (click here for a course outline) and includes classroom and pool sessions, along with a field weekend comprised of an overnight boat trip, day boat or shore dives depending on location.

Arcata/Fort Bragg- May 18-19, 2019 [class/pool] & May 25-26, 2019 [field]

Fort Bragg- June 1-2, 2019 [class/pool] & June 8-9, 2019 [field]

Sonoma- May 18-19, 2019 [class/pool] & Jun 1-2, 2019 [field]

San Francisco- June 22-23, 2019 [class/pool] & June 29-30 2019 [field]

Monterey- May 18-19, 2019 [class/pool], June 1-2 & 8-9 [field]

San Luis Obispo/Santa Barbara- May 4-5, 2019 [class/pool] & May 18-19, 2019 [field]

Malibu- April 27-28, 2019 [class/pool] & May 18-19, 2019 [field]

Los Angeles- May 25-26, 2019 [class/pool] & June 1-2, 2019 [field]

Orange County- June 22-23, 2019 [class/pool] & July 6-7, 2019 [field]

San Diego- June 29-30, 2019 [class/pool] & July 13-14, 2019 [field]

For a list of course prerequisites, and to sign up, visit our registration page at reefcheck.org/california/training-schedule/

If you have been previously trained as a California Reef Checker, please sign up for one of our 12 recertification classes to get ready for our survey season:
reefcheck.org/california/training-schedule/