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Upcoming Courses


5/6/2019 5/10/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP2100 Basic Bird Biology - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov


5/07/2019 5/09/2019 (Carlsbad, CA) - FWS-CLM8135 Negotiation Skills for Conservation Professionals: Building a Foundation - Contact: wendy_contrael@fws.gov


5/12/2019 5/17/2019 (Salt Lake City, UT) FWS-CSP3129 Inland Oil Spill Response for DOI - Contact: courtney_hoover@ios.doi.gov


5/13//2019 5/17/2019 (Onalaska, WI) - FWS-CSP1150 Introduction to Fish Health - Contact: katie_poston@fws.gov


5/13/2019 5/17/2019 (Brigham City, UT) FWS-CLM8244 Process of Interpretive Planning - Contact: wendy_contrael@fws.gov
5/13/2019 5/17/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP3115 Endangered Species Listing and Candidate Assessment - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov
5/13/2019 5/17/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP2111 Acoustic Monitoring of Bats for Regulatory Compliance C - Contact: sharon_howard@fws.gov
5/13/2019 5/17/2019 (Anchorage, AK) FWS-CSP4200 Making Sense of Biological Data with R C - Contact: katie_poston@fws.gov

5/14/2019 5/23/2019 (Albuquerque, NM) - FWS-CSP1100 Coldwater Fish Culture - Contact: shannon_m_connors@fws.gov


5/20/2019 5/24/2019 (Prescott, AZ) FWS-CSP3133 Restoration Policy, Planning, and Partnering - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov


6/4/2019 6/6/2019 (Commerce City, CO) - FWS-OUT8064 Building Urban Community Habitats with Youth - Contact: michelle_donlan@fws.gov


6/11/2019 6/14/2019 (NCTC) FWS-OUT8072 Recruit Retain Reactivate Training R3 - Contact: katie_poston@fws.gov
6/10/2019 6/14/2019 (NCTC) FWS-ALC3199 Collaboration and Conflict Transformation in Multi-Party Processes - Contact: ashley_ Fortune_Isham@fws.gov
6/10/2019 6/14/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP4210 Statistical Modeling for Conservation - Contact: sharon_howard@fws.gov
6/10/2019 6/14/2019 (NCTC) FWS-LED6176 Introduction to Team Leadership - Contact: amanda_cucchi@fws.gov
6/11/2019 6/13/2019 (Atlanta, GA) BLM-TC-1430-53/FWS/NPS-SUPSKILLS - BLM/FWS/NPS Supervisory Skills Workshop - Contact: emily_santamaria@fws.gov
6/12/2019 6/12/2019 (Online) - FWS-CSP7103 Transitioning to ArcGIS Pro - Contact: sharon_howard@fws.gov
6/17/2019 6/20/2019 (NCTC) FWS-ALC3916 Planning for a Changing Climate- Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov
6/18/2019 6/21/2019 (NCTC) FWS-LED5240 USFWS Foundations: Discover Your Service - Contact: wendy_contrael@fws.gov

6/23/2019 6/28/2019 (Salt Lake City, UT) FWS-CSP3129 Inland Oil Spill Response for DOI - Contact: linda_nelson@ios.doi.gov


6/24/2019 6/28/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP3173 Endangered Species Recovery Planning and Implementation - Contact: katie_poston@fws.gov
6/24/2019 6/28/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP3116 Interagency Consultation for Endangered Species - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov
6/24/2019 6/28/2019 (Coleharbor, ND) FWS-CSP1140 Freshwater Fish Culture - Contact: sharon_howard@fws.gov
6/25/2019 6/27/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CLM7173 Environmental Due Diligence: The Transaction Screen Process - Contact: shannon_m_connors@fws.gov
7/2/2019 8/6/2019 (Online) - FWS-OUT8067 Citizen Science for Educators and Scientists - Contact: shannon_m_connors@fws.gov
7/8/2019 7/12/2019 (NCTC) FWS-LED6166 Advanced Supervision: Building On Experience - Contact: amanda_cucchi@fws.gov
7/15/2019 7/19/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP3107 Wetland Plant Identification - Contact: shannon_m_connors@fws.gov
7/15/2019 7/19/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CLM3167 Critical Writing/Critical Thinking - Contact: wendy_contrael@fws.gov
7/15/2019 7/19/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP3910 Introduction to Species Status Assessment - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov

7/15/2019 7/19/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP4220 Species Distribution Modeling - Contact: katie_poston@fws.gov


7/22/2019 7/26/2019 (NCTC)
FWS-CLM8227 Foundations in Public Participation - Contact: emily_santamaria@fws.gov
7/22/2019 7/26/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP3148 Applied Conservation Genetics - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov
7/23/2019 7/26/2019 (NCTC) FWS-LED5127 Financial Foundations for Administrative Professionals - Contact: wendy_contrael@fws.gov
7/29/2019 8/2/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP3133 Restoration Policy, Planning, and Partnering - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov
7/29/2019 8/2/2019 (Sudbury, MA) FWS-CSP3130 Advanced Plant Identification: Grasses, Sedges, Rushes and Composites - Contact: shannon_m_connors@fws.gov
8/5/2019 8/9/2019 (Moline, IL) FWS-CSP1101 Conservation Biology of Freshwater Mussels - Contact: sharon_howard@fws.gov
8/5/2019 8/9/2019 (NCTC) FWS-ALC3171 Introduction to Structured Decision Making - Contact: amanda_cucchi@fws.gov
8/5/2019 8/9/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP3116 Interagency Consultation for Endangered Species - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov
8/05/2019 8/9/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CLM7179 Realty for Refuge Personnel - Contact: shannon_m_connors@fws.gov
8/5/2019 9/4/2019 (Online) - FWS-CLM8120 Advanced Volunteer Management - Contact: laurie_heupel@fws.gov
8/12/2019 8/16/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP3117 Habitat Conservation Planning for Endangered Species - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov
8/12/2019 8/16/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP4141 Occupancy Modeling - Contact: Sharon Howard@fws.gov
8/13/2019 8/16/2019 (NCTC) FWS-LED5240 USFWS Foundations: Discover Your Service - Contact: wendy_contrael@fws.gov
8/26/2019 8/30/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP2101 Applied Landscape-Scale Conservation Biology - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov

8/26/2019 8/30/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP7204 GIS Intermediate - Contact: sharon_howard@fws.gov


8/26/2019 8/30/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP2220 Fish Identification - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov
8/26/2019 8/30/2019 (NCTC) FWS-LED5128 Discover and Enhance Your Potential - Contact: paula_elder@fws.gov

8/27/2019 8/29/2019 NCTC() FWS-CLM8124 Collaborative Conservation: Partnerships in Practice - Contact: shannon_m_connors@fws.gov


8/27/2019 8/29/2019 (NCTC) BLM-TC-1430-53/FWS/NPS-SUPSKILLS - BLM/FWS/NPS Supervisory Skills Workshop - Contact: emily_santamaria@fws.gov
9/3/2019 9/24/2019 (Online) FWS-OUT8103 Integrating Education Standards in Your Education and Outreach Programs - Contact: katie_poston@fws.gov
9/10/2019 9/13/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CLM8134 Business Communications Boot Camp - Contact: wendy_contrael@fws.gov
9/9/2019 9/13/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP4230 Design and Analysis of Biological Monitoring - Contact: sharon_howard@fws.gov
9/9/2019 9/13/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP2110 Forest Ecology and Management - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov
9/16/2019 9/20/2019 (NCTC) FWS-LED5125 Emerging Dynamics in Leadership - Contact: janelle_quinn@fws.gov
9/16/2019 9/20/2019 (NCTC) FWS-ALC3176 Adaptive Management: Structured Decision Making for Recurrent Decisions - Contact: amanda_cucchi@fws.gov
9/16/2019 9/20/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP1102 Freshwater Mussel Propagation for Restoration - Contact: sharon_howard@fws.gov

9/20/2019 9/22/2019 (NCTC) CLM8226 Human Dimensions Foundations of Natural Resource Conservation - Contact: emily_santamaria@fws.gov


9/23/2019 9/27/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP3119 Pesticides and Fish and Wildlife Resources - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov


9/30/2019 10/4/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CLM2139 Field Techniques for Invasive Plant Management - Contact: shannon_m_connors@fws.go15
10/7/2019 10/11/2019 (NCTC) FWS-LED6166 Advanced Supervision: Building On Experience - Contact: emily_santamaria@fws.gov
10/7/2019 10/11/2019 (NCTC) FWS-SAF4300 Scientific River Diving Safety - Contact: shannon_m_connors@fws.gov
10/15/2019 10/18/2019 (NCTC) FWS-ALC3128 Open Standards for the Practice of Conservation - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov
10/15/2019 10/18/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP3275 Functional Framework for Stream Assessment and Restoration - Contact: sharon_howard@fws.gov
10/21/2019 10/25/2019 (Grosse Ile, MI) FWS-CLM8140 Introduction to Visitor Services - Contact: wendy_contrael@fws.gov
10/21/2019 10/25/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP4200 Making Sense of Biological Data with R - Contact: katie_poston@fws.gov
10/28/2019 11/1/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP3111 Natural Resource Damage Assessment and Restoration (NRDAR) - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov
10/28/2019 11/1/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP3116 Interagency Consultation for Endangered Species - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov
11/4/2019 11/8/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP3117 Habitat Conservation Planning for Endangered Species - Contact: shannon_m_connors@fws.gov
11/5/2019 11/8/2019 (NCTC) FWS-LED5240 USFWS Foundations: Discover Your Service - Contact: wendy_contrael@fws.gov
11/13/2019 11/15/2019 (NCTC) FWS-OUT8052 Designing a Long-term Phenology Monitoring Program for Management and Outreach - Contact: katie_poston@fws.gov
12/2/2019 12/6/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP1003 Field Data Management using MS Access - Contact: sharon_howard@fws.gov
12/9/2019 12/11/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CLM 8204 Communicating Science - Distilling Your Message - Contact: emily_santamaria@fws.gov
12/9/2019 12/13/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP4250 Conservation Area Design using Marxan - Contact: sharon_howard@fws.gov