Continuing Education is an important and growing member benefit provided by the American Fisheries Society, which fulfills the Society's mission to help fisheries scientists develop professionally and learn continually.
AFS is excited to announce a new educational offering! Webinars will cover a variety of subjects including career resources, policy, and diversity topics.
Using Bayesian Clustering Algorithms to Discover Population Genetic Structure
Wednesday, January 10, 2018
2:00 pm Eastern Time
Verbal Judo! A Method to Improve Your Ability to Talk to Those Hostile to Conservation
Thursday, December 14, 2017
1:00 pm Eastern Time
2018 Planning & Executing Successful Rotenone & Antimycin Projects
For biologists who manage the planning and execution of rotenone or antimycin projects.
Registration is now open!
Continuing Education Workshops - 2018 Annual Meeting The Continuing Education Committee and Atlantic City Planning Team have begun working on 2018 Continuing Education Courses! Have a great idea for a course? Submit your idea for consideration via this form.
Leadership at All Levels of AFS - part 1
Leadership at All Levels of AFS - part 2
AFS Governing Board members present this workshop each year at the Annual Meeting. The links above are for recordings of the 2016's presentation.
Some resources are already available to you, including:
- Restoration Webinar Series (RWS) - this webinar series was created by a NOAA and FWS partnership
- A K-12 Guide to Education
- List of North American Colleges and Universities with Fisheries Programs
The AFS Special Committee on Educational Requirements has completed a final draft of a list of North American colleges and universities that offer degrees in fisheries related disciplines.
- Professional PowerPoint Design Tutorial
Learn how to create professional, attractive and learner-friendly Power Points (via Fish Culture Section).