MWU's Fundamentals Course is thoughtfully designed to raise your weather iQ in a sequential process that combines insightful instruction and world class content. Every boater understands the importance of weather - now is your chance to make the commitment to raise your weather knowledge with the help of best in the business.


Advanced Course info

You can give all MWU courses as a gift!

See instructions in the Q&A below.

Chris Bedford - MWU's Weather Coach

Chris is respected world-wide for the 35 years of experience and expertise in marine and coastal meteorology that he provides to the world's most accomplished and successful sailors. He is known for his straight-forward, honest, and practical approach to using weather knowledge as a competitive advantage.  Chris designed all of Marine Weather University's formal curriculum.

MWU's Fundamentals Course is a bundle of eight classes - each class contains:

  • Video: >60 minute lecture with Chris Bedford & Peter Isler
  • Presentation notes
  • Quiz
  • Resource material

The curriculum is designed by Chris Bedford to build sequentially through the eight classes.

Learn at your own schedule!
Students get unlimited access to the online course for an entire year according to MWU's Terms of Use


NOT SURE YOU'RE READY TO MAKE THE COMMITMENT? Enroll in the first class - CLOUDS & MARINE WEATHER and if you want to go further - we'll give you full credit for your first class tuition. Instructions will be provided when you enroll here.

Welcome to Marine Weather University

Two-time America's Cup winner, Peter Isler explains the Fundamentals Course and Advanced Course options

Enroll in the Fundamentals Course

Frequently asked questions

How do I give this course as a gift?

Enroll yourself, then email us: [email protected] w/instructions and email address for your GIFT recipient we will transfer the course registration to them!

How long will I have access to the course contents?

With this subscription you will have 24/7 online access for one full year.

How do students access the course contents?

Upon registration - you will be provided online access to the Fundamentals Course. Class content (lectures, quizzes , etc) are always available online - and some material is downloadable.

I'm still not sure, can I try out one class first?

Yes, MWU encourages students who are on the fence to try one class - Class #1 - Clouds. After taking the class - you will have a better idea of what you want to do. Send us an email to: [email protected] and we'll gladly help you go in your desired direction. If you want to take one of our full Courses - we'll give you full credit for your first class purchase.