5. nóvember 2009

Short Course on Surface Exploration for Geothermal Resources

Geothermal specialists from Iceland GeoSurvey have been among instructors at “Short Course on Surface Exploration for Geothermal Resources” for young professionals in Central America and the Caribbean in San Salvador which took place from 17-30 October.

The course is organized by United Nations University Geothermal Training Programme (UNU-GTP) and LaGeo of El Salvador and was planned as a two week course with a first week of field work in the geothermal field Ahuachapan and second week of lectures and exercises at the head quarters of LaGeo in Santa Tecla.

The students came from El Salvador, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Guatemala, Honduras, Dominica and Nevis. Session instructors were professionals from LaGeo of El Salvador, ICE of Costa Rica and Iceland GeoSurvey (ÍSOR) of Iceland. For the lecture and exercise part starting on October 25th more instructors from Iceland will join the group.