Advanced Aquatic Animal Care and Husbandry

Price: 
$670 + HST
Course Category: 
Canadian Aquaculture Institute

Day 1

Morning - Practical Didactic Sessions

  • Advanced Fish Pathology and Aquatic Species Diagnostics (1 hour)
  • Managing Pathogen and Husbandry Related Disease Outbreaks (1 hour)
  • Salt Water Salmonid System Maintenance (1 hour)

Lunch and Learn - General Discussion

  • Sourcing of Laboratory Aquatic Animal Species (Lunch provided)

Afternoon - Wet Laboratory Sessions

  • Anaesthesia, Blood Collection and Surgery in Xenopus (1.5 hour)
  • Surgery in fish (1.5 hour)

Day 2

Morning – Practical Didactic Sessions

  • Field-Based Biosecurity and Experimental Design in Finfish (1 hour)
  • Aquatic Wildlife Research Methodology (1 hour)
  • Maintaining Xenopus in Laboratory Environment (1 hour)

Lunch and Learn - General Discussion

  • Sharing SOP’s in Aquatic Animal Research (Cafeteria on site)

Afternoon – Wet Laboratory Sessions

  • Disease Treatment Methods in Laboratory Aquatic Systems (1.5 hours)
  • Clinical Radiology and Ultrasonography of Fish (1.5 hours)

Schedule for this Course

Course Date
Charlottetown
May 10, 2017 - 8:30am
May 11, 2017 - 8:30am