Learn about aquaponic production, with this course.
Aquaponics is the combination of hydroponics with aquaculture. Aquaponics is the farming of fish and plants in water simultaneously. This course will teach you all about aquaponics and how you can implement what you have learnt either in your own prospects or to pursue your career or employment. Whether you wish to study aquaponics for personal or professional reasons, this course will teach you what you need to know.
There are 10 lessons and assessments to complete in this course:
Lesson 1: Introduction
Lesson 2: Aquaponic System Options
Lesson 3: The Science of Animal and Plant Growth
Lesson 4: Nutrition and Controlling Growth
Lesson 5: Selecting and Managing Animal Production; Fish and Crustaceans
Lesson 6: Setting up an Aquaculture System
Lesson 7: Aquaponic Plant Culture
Lesson 8: Applications and Opportunities
Lesson 9: Managing an Aquaponics Venture -including a PBL
Lesson 10: Troubleshooting
There are no general entry requirements for this course, just your drive, motivation, and passion for the industry. You may enrol into this course at any time and begin studying shortly after enrolment.
Duration study load
We allow up to 12 months to complete this course, although your actual completion time may be less depending on prior experience and the time you commit to your study. Approx 100 hours.
GROW Training Group offers a range of payment plans to suit any budget.
Course fees include course delivery and assessment, study materials and dedicated student support services.
On completion of this course, a Statement of Attainment in Aquaponic Production will be issued.