Attend BIM’s Fish Welfare Workshops in November 2018

Workshop Overview and Aims

These recognised one day fish welfare workshops (Fresh Water and Seawater) are designed to equip the learner with the knowledge and competence in fish welfare practice and handling techniques.

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

Who should attend?

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

Course Tutors

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

Dates and Venues – one day workshop

(Course material, lunch and refreshments provided).

Seawater Fish Welfare Workshops


Venue: Knockranny House Hotel, Knockranny, Westport, Co Mayo


Venue: Beara Coast Hotel, Cametringane, Castletownbere, Co Cork

Freshwater Fish Welfare Workshops


Venue: Tullamore Court Hotel, O’Moore Street, Tullamore, Co Offaly


Contact Vera Flynn for further information and booking

Direct: +353 1 2144 193 /100

Mobile: +353 87 419 0114


Download the Workshop Flyer (pdf 1,107Kb)