Continuing Education

Learn hands-on skills to boost your career

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.IMG_5255 small


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
Register now!

Verbal Judo! A Method to Improve Your Ability to Talk to Those Hostile to Conservation
Thursday, December 14, 2017
1:00 pm Eastern Time
Register now!

Past Webinars

2017 Policy Overview & 2018 Engagement Outlook
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
View recording (member feature)

Upcoming Courses

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.

Recent Courses

Continuing Education Workshops - 2017 Annual Meeting
2017 Planning & Executing Successful Rotenone & Antimycin Projects
Continuing Education Workshops - 2016 Annual Meeting

Online Resources

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.

Additional Resources

Some resources are already available to you, including: