The Inauguration ceremony of the Certificate Course in Geography for School Teachers was heldon October 15th , 2011 at the Geography Theater. This is a program supported by the Provincial Ministry of Education of the Central Province to equip the school teachers who teach geography from Year 6-13 with the with the latest knowledge in Geography. This year over 100 school teachers from the schools in the Central Province were nominated by the Provincial Department of Education to follow this 20 week long 8 credit course. The lectures are held on Sundays at the Geography Theater. Dr. Tilak Bandara is the Coordinator of the Certificate Course.