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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Marine and Freshwater Welfare

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

The workshops are open to individuals who wish to enhance their knowledge of fish welfare in the finfish aquaculture sector. It will be of interest to new entrants or as a refresher for fresh water site and marine site staff working directly with and involved in the handling, transferring and harvesting of fish.

 

Cleaner Fish Welfare 

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

The workshops are open to individuals who wish to enhance their knowledge of Cleaner Fish health, welfare and husbandry in the finfish aquaculture sector. It is targeted at marine site staff working directly with and involved in cleaner fish management.

 

Course Tutors

The workshops will be delivered by Aquatic Veterinary Surgeons from Fish Vet Group.

 

Course Details

Upcoming online workshops in  2021 (subject to response in uptake)

Duration – Full Day

Workshop Type

Dates

Seawater Fish Welfare Wednesday  19 May 2021
Freshwater Fish Welfare Tuesday        25 May 2021
Cleaner Fish Welfare Tuesday       22 June 2021
Seawater Fish Welfare Tuesday       29 June 2021

 

 


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