Seafood HACCP Segment 2 — September 2021

Online

Alaska Sea Grant offers Seafood HACCP Segment 2 practical training via online video conferencing, conducted at the specified time with a live instructor. The class will cover the principles of HACCP and provide the tools and training to create a seafood HACCP plan. Students will need to register for and complete the Segment 1 training online prior to…

$100

Smoked Seafood School — October 2021

Online

1:00–4:00 pm Alaska Time, each day This two-day online workshop is for anyone interested in smoking and processing fish, including fish–smoking enthusiasts, small smokehouse operators, fishermen interested in direct marketing their fish, and commercial operators. Seafood scientists at the Kodiak Seafood and Marine Science Center will cover the principles of fish smoking, modern smoke oven operation,…

$100

Alaska Marine Policy Forum – October 2021

Zoom

Join us for the Alaska Marine Policy Forum conference call, sponsored by Alaska Sea Grant and Alaska Ocean Observing System. Every other month we host a one-hour conference call with participants across the state interested in marine policy in Alaska. Hear the latest about state and federal marine funding, legislation and policy issues. Next call: Wednesday,…

Seafood HACCP Segment 2 — November 2021

Zoom

Alaska Sea Grant offers Seafood HACCP Segment 2 practical training via online video conferencing, conducted at the specified time with a live instructor. The class will cover the principles of HACCP and provide the tools and training to create a seafood HACCP plan. Students will need to register for and complete the Segment 1 training online prior to…

$100

Alaska Aquaculture Permitting Portal and Guidance

Online

Join Alaska Sea Grant for a 1-hour webinar to talk about the newly launched Alaska Aquaculture Permitting Portal website and companion guidance booklet. Current and prospective aquatic farmers in Alaska have a valuable new resource to guide them through submitting, amending, renewing or transferring an aquatic farm application. NOAA Fisheries Alaska Region and Alaska Sea…

2021 Alaska Young Fishermen’s Summit online

Online

The 2021 AYFS agenda containing links to the presentations given during the summit is available. AYFS is designed to provide training, information and networking opportunities for commercial fishermen early in…

Alaska Marine Policy Forum – December 2021

Zoom

Join us for the Alaska Marine Policy Forum, sponsored by Alaska Sea Grant and Alaska Ocean Observing System. Every other month we host a one-hour meeting with participants across the state interested in marine policy in Alaska. Hear the latest about state and federal marine funding, legislation and policy issues. Next call: Wednesday, December 15, 2021,…

Free

Building community capacity in kelp mariculture site suitability assessments

Zoom

Alaska has vast untapped habitat ideal for seaweed mariculture. Determining the relative suitability of sites for cultivating kelp is a complex calculation involving many factors of varying importance, including conflict over area use, geophysical aspects, and biological requirements for effective farming. Join Alaska Sea Grant's mariculture specialist for a 1-hour webinar about a soon-to-be-released Site…

Free

Sea Grant fellowship opportunities and experiences

Online

Alaska Sea Grant director Ginny Eckert will provide an overview and take questions about upcoming Alaska Sea Grant fellowship opportunities for graduate students, including the Knauss Fellowship and Alaska Sea Grant State Fellowship. Prospective applicants can hear first-hand accounts from recent fellows about their experiences and ask questions. The Sea Grant Knauss Fellowship provides a…

Better Process Control School — February 2022

Hotel Captain Cook 939 W 5th Ave, Anchorage, AK

Time: 8am–4pm each day This three-day class covers acidified foods production and teaches the principles of thermal processing, equipment requirements, container closure evaluation, and record keeping for glass jars and cans. It is designed for retort operators, quality assurance technicians, and home canners, and will be useful for personnel in plants that pack and thermally…

$480