Dive into the Ocean Plastic course

There’s so much more to the ocean – and the problem of cleaning it up – than meets the eye. Enter the MBRC Academy's ocean plastic course for students looking to make waves in the world of ocean sustainability.
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Free 1 year course

110 hours in total

Course material

170+ pages | 6 Chapters | 2 languages


4 challenges


1 Certificate

Ocean plastic course

The ocean plastic course is an in-depth ocean course, with four modules and 52 chapters, one for every week of the year. This course is tailored to provide you with a well-rounded awareness and understanding of the ocean, marine environmental pollution, and in particular the plastic challenge.

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MBRC the ocean

As a 100% non-profit organization, the MBRC the ocean Foundation establishes cleaning hubs around the world, organizing cleanups with local communities, empowering them to clean their coastlines, providing logistical support and equipment for waste collection and recycling, organizing educational workshops and spreading awareness about ocean plastic, teaching the next generation to confront the challenge. MBRC works with volunteers, ambassadors and partners around the world to bring about change.
Patrick Jones - Course author

All great things are built on a solid foundation.

Our mission: to clean up the ocean. We're working to end plastic-filled waters with volunteer cleanups, empowering local communities and specialised courses on sustainability. And that’s just the beginning. Do you like what we do?

Our partner Indonesian Waste Platform supports dissemination of the Academy learning materials in Indonesia

Every week new chapters will be published in Indonesian.
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