The International Institute for Geothermal Research of Pisa has organized an International Postgraduate Course in Geothermics, under the auspices of the National Research Council of Italy, of the Italian Ministry for Foreign Affairs, and of Unesco. The course will be held January 15–October 15, 1974.
The purpose of the course is the preparation of specialists in the field of geothermics, i.e., in geology, geophysics, and engineering, applied to research and exploitation of geothermal fields. Included will be a period of theoretical lectures and seminars at the International Institute for Geothermal Research in Pisa and a period of practical training. The latter will take place in specialized research centers and in the field, and at the producing steam fields themselves.