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/CEUs3.0
Course Content ContactErik Tsakiris: eric_tsakiris@fws.gov; ;
Curriculum CategoryAquatic Species Biology and Conservation
Course FrequencyMultiple per year
Registration LinkRegister
DOI LEARN Course TypeILT
College Credit NameSemester Hours
College Credit Value2
Extracted from DOI LEARN on12/18/2018 3:30:19 AM

Schedule:  CSP1150 - Introduction to Fish Health

StartEndSession InformationLocationSession Contact
1/22/2019 1/24/2019 Class begins at 8:00 AM on first day.
Class begins at Noon on last day.
DOIU - To be determined Eric Tsakiris, eric_tsakiris@fws.gov

1/28/2019 2/1/2019 Class begins at 8:00 AM on first day.
Class begins at Noon on last day.
Onalaska, WI Eric Tsakiris, eric_tsakiris@fws.gov

2/15/2019 2/15/2019 For registration questions: sharon_howard@fws.gov
For course content questions: eric_tsakiris@fws.gov
Class begins at 8:00 AM on first day and ends at Noon on last day
National Conservation Training Center (NCTC) Sharon Howard; sharon_howard@fws.gov