Module I: General module: Fundamentals of operational farm health management
Online part and
Residential part: Padova, Italy
Module II: Specialized
Different specialized modules are proposed for the participants, and they should choose one of the specialized modules. As aquaculture species are very diverse and distributed in various countries with various climatic conditions, the specialized modules that will be established are:
Health Management and biosecurity in main Mediterranean Aquaculture species
Health Management and Biosecurity in main Asian Aquaculture species
Health Management and biosecurity in main Chinese Aquaculture species
Health management and biosecurity in main cold water Aquaculture species in Norway, Canada, Chile, Russia, Tasmania?
Health Management and biosecurity main African aquaculture species
Health Management and biosecurity in main warmwater species in Latin America and the Caribbean.
25 Clinical cases or 4 in-depth farm audits with audit referential, farm visits and further lab analysis (if any), audit reports and a PowerPoint presentation of audit and conclusions that would be presented to the farm owner or any other top management member or official.
Time frame: 5 years maximum
The latter is described under ?Study Programs?.