CSP1150 - Introduction to Fish Health

Course CodeCSP1150
Course TitleIntroduction to Fish Health
DescriptionThis course is a beginning level, introductory program that familiarizes participants with the signs, causes, control and prevention of infectious and noninfectious fish diseases.
Objectives:
By the end of this session, the participant will be able to:
• Recognize and identify the external or gross signs of the more common fish diseases and parasites;
• Stain slides for preliminary identification of common disease organisms;
• Isolate and culture some disease organisms;
• Calculate dosages or treatment levels;
• Properly care for and package moribund or dead fish as specimens for shipment to diagnostic laboratories; and
• Describe the causes and effects of fish diseases.
Target Audience:
This course is designed for fisheries biologist, hatchery managers, fish health biologist, or wildlife biologist interested in fish health techniques.
Delivery MethodInstructor Led
Non-FWS Fee$1,195.00
Instructional Hours36
Credits/CEUs2.0
Course Content ContactMatthew Patterson: matthew_patterson@fws.gov; (304) 876-7473; matthew_patterson@fws.gov
Curriculum CategoryEcology and Field Biology
Course FrequencyMultiple per year
Registration LinkRegister
DOI LEARN Course TypeILT
Extracted from DOI LEARN on5/2/2016 3:30:19 AM

Schedule:  CSP1150 - Introduction to Fish Health

StartEndSession InformationLocationSession Contact
1/23/2017 1/27/2017 Class begins at 8:00 AM on first day.
Class begins at Noon on last day.
LaCrosse, WI So Lan Ching, so_lan_ching@fws.gov
(304) 876-7771
so_lan_ching@fws.gov