Fish Welfare Workshops

We offer fish welfare workshops designed to equip the learner with the knowledge and competence in fish welfare practice and handling techniques to meet and exceed regulatory and 3rd party standards requirements.

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Upcoming Fish Health & Welfare Workshops in 2023

BIM is running a series of Fish Health and Welfare Workshops for the marine and freshwater finfish aquaculture industry.

Course Tutors

The workshops will be delivered by Aquatic Veterinary Surgeons.

 

Details for upcoming workshops in May and June

Registration is now open for Workshops in  May and June.

 

MAY WORKSHOPS

Duration – One Day                                               Format –  In person

 

Fish Health & Welfare Workshops – Marine (10 May)

Participants will be given an overview of fish welfare and husbandry and the importance of good fish welfare practices relevant to their duties.

       Who For

 

Cleaner Fish Health & Welfare Practical (31 May)

Participants will be given an overview of cleaner fish welfare and husbandry and the importance of good welfare practices relevant to their duties.

Who For

Location

Co Galway – Atlantic Technology University (ATU), Galway Campus, Dublin Road, Galway

 

JUNE PRACTICAL & WORKSHOP – FRESHWATER

Duration                                                 Format – In person

 

Vaccination & Bath Treatments in Freshwater – Practical (13 June)

Participants will be given an overview of best practice when vaccinating and carrying out bath treatments in freshwater finfish.

 

Who for

 

Fish Health & Welfare Workshop – Freshwater (14 June)

Participants will be given an overview of fish welfare and husbandry and the importance of good fish welfare practices relevant to their duties.

       Who For

 Location

Co Galway – Atlantic Technology University (ATU), Galway Campus, Dublin Road, Galway


Full list dates and venues Full list dates and venues

Workshop Type Dates Venue
Fish Health and Welfare Workshop – Saltwater Wed 10 May 2023 ATU – Galway Campus
Cleaner Fish Welfare Practical Workshop Wed 31 May 2023 ATU – Galway Campus
Vaccination & Bath Treatments in Freshwater Tues 13 June 2023 ATU – Galway Campus
Fish Health and Welfare Workshop – Freshwater Tues 14 June 2023 ATU – Galway Campus
Zooplankton Practical Workshop Tues 12 Sept 2023 ATU – Galway Campus
Fish Health and Welfare Workshop – Saltwater Thurs 23 Nov 2023 ATU – Donegal, Killybegs Campus

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Fish Welfare Workshops are funded under the Ireland’s Operational Programme under EMFF and is co-funded by the Irish Government and the EU.


For More Information

Aquaculture Finfish Quality & Food Safety Specialist

Vera Flynn