Sea Lice Identification and Recording
This half-day course is relevant to all persons working in the salmon farming industry and covers the requirements for the identification and recording of sea lice and their stages of development set out in the Scottish Salmon Producers' Organisation's Code of Practice for Scottish Finfish Aquaculture.
The course covers a variety of topics in both classroom and practical (laboratory) sessions, including:
- Introduction to sea lice
- Cost of sea lice treatments
- Understanding sea lice life cycle and stages
- Sea lice counting
- Sea lice treatments
- Understanding resistance in sea lice
- New developments in sea lice treatments
- Identifying and recording sea lice stages
This is a half-day course delivered at the NAFC Marine Centre, or elsewhere by arrangement.
Courses can be arranged to suit customers' requirements - please contact the NAFC Marine Centre.
NOTE: For taught course delivery outside Shetland the lecturer's travel and other expenses will be charged in addition to these fees.
(Fees are subject to change without notice.)