UGG Lecture Course

As a member of the UNESCO Global Geoparks Network, Toya-Usu UNESCO Global Geopark provides the following programs for other geoparks and areas aimed at geopark certification. For details, please contact by e-mail.

Target

People involved in UNESO Global Geoparks or people in areas aimed at UNESCO Global Geoparks

Fee

We collect 1,000 yen per participant as a fee for materials

Points to note
  • Participants must arrange and pay for their own accommodation and transportation.
  • Concerning a guide, Toya-Usu UNESCO Global Geopark can provide advice or arrange a guide for participants.
  • Please pay fees for a guide, admission to facilities, ropeway, pleasure boat, parking and meals.
  • If you let us know about the following items when applying, we will be able to propose a suitable program for your guided tour.
    1. Schedule (including arrival and departure times)
    2. Hotel name
    3. Things you’d like to see, questions, etc.

Model plans ❶ Half a day

Classroom lectures
  • Characteristics and activities of Toya-Usu UNESCO Global Geopark (outline)
  • Standards for UNESCO Global Geoparks (outline)
  • Sustainable development (outline)
Field studies
  • Guided tour of the volcano and disaster remains
Facility visit
  • On-site base facility

Model plans ❷ One day

Classroom lectures
  • Characteristics and activities of Toya-Usu UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Standards for UNESCO Global Geoparks
  • Sustainable development (Disaster reduction education, Utilization of benefits from the volcano)
Field studies
  • Guided tour of the volcano and disaster remains
  • Educational tour for disaster reduction by a Volcano Meister
Facility visit
  • On-site base facility
  • Utilization of a geopark at private sightseeing facilities

Model plans ❸ Two days

Classroom lectures
  • Characteristics and activities of Toya-Usu UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Standards for UNESCO Global Geoparks
  • Sustainable development (Disaster reduction education, Utilization of benefits from the volcano)
Field studies
  • Guided tour of the volcano and disaster remains
  • Educational tour for disaster reduction by a Volcano Meister
  • Guided tour to experience benefits from the volcano
Facility visit
  • Base facility at the trailhead
  • On-site base facility
  • Research/archive base facility
  • Utilization of a geopark at tourist information/local product facilities
  • Utilization of a geopark at private sightseeing facilities