Aquaculture Courses Online
Humans have harvested the seas, lakes and rivers that surround them for millienia. Aquaculture, also referred to as Fish Farming or Shellfish Farming, deals with the breeding, cultivation, nurturing and harvesting of marine or fresh water plants and animals. Today, the Aquaculture industry could be the answer to our global problem of overfishing despite an increase in demand for sea-food. This growing industry requires a qualified and knowledgeable workforce.
Get an Aquaculture qualification: Do you want to better understand what Aquaculture is? Perhaps our starter course, Aquaculture, is for you. Already work in Aquaculture and need Professional Development? ADL offer a variety of distance-learning courses to help get you started or help to fill in any gaps in your knowledge and skills set. For example, perhaps you currently have a gap of knowledge with regards to Marine life in general. In that case, our Marine Studies I course would offer an excellent introduction into the topic.
Get a career working in Aquaculture: Aquaculture Production has doubled every 10 years and now accounts for 40% of all water based food products. That's 7% growth per year (5% more than food grown or reared on land). With the global population expected to be 9,200 million by 2050, sustainable aquaculture is being looked to by many as a good way of feeding the world high quality protein. Get into the industry now and make the best of the opportunities available in this field. Marine Aquaculture and Aquaponics Production are great places to start. Possible career paths include, the Ornomental Pet Trade, Trout and Carp Farming for Food and work in Hatcheries.
Learn about Aquaculture: Do you have a keen interest in fish farming? Perhaps you have enough space to begin your own small scale farm and would like to know where to get started. Our Advanced Certificate in Alternative Farming might be what you need to begin your new journey.
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This course provides a foundation for dealing with those changes, whether on your own farm, or in a broader sense. It allows you to develop skills and knowledge in alternative farming methods using materials which have a minimal impact on the environment.
Develop a capacity to develop and manage freshwater aquaculture enterprises. This course covers: water (e.g.source, purity, flow, temperature, dissolved oxygen), stocking rates, spawning, checking stock, stripping, fertilization, hatching, growth stages, feeding, harvesting and stocking.
Hydroponics is the horticultural process of growing plants in mediums other than soil. Aquaculture is the culture of aquatic organisms (such as fish and crustaceans) for commercial purposes under controlled or partly controlled conditions. Aquaponics empasses both.
Whether you choose to have a saltwater tank or a freshwater tank, you will need to take care and protect aquariums systems and equipment. This course is an excellent option for both small and big aquariums and for the amateur or the professional.Learn to manage an aquarium:
Marine Aquaculture course online. Home Study - Distance Learning - Marine Aquaculture. Gain a better understanding about the general selection and management for farming salt water species of plants and animals. Learn to plan and manage the farming of a wide variety of marine life.
Understand key aspects of marine environments! Build a knowledge of marine life and ecology, whether for work or general interest. of marine life. Do you love the sea? Then this course will help you to provide a firm foundation, from which to build your knowledge and experience.
Refrigerating Farm Produce online: It is important that the post-harvest produce is kept in the best condition, to get the best prices at market. This refrigeration course will help you to ensure that fruit and vegetables, reach consumers as fresh as possible.................................
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