Apply Now for the Free AQUAEXCEL2020 Training Course on Recirculating Aquaculture Systems (RAS)

Published on
March 1, 2019

Applications are now being accepted for the AQUAEXCEL2020 training course entitled “Recirculating Aquaculture Systems (RAS) Technology”. This is a free face-to-face training course provided by Wageningen University, which will take place at Wageningen University, the Netherlands between the 6th  and  9th of May 2019.


AQUAEXCEL2020 aims to bring together, integrate, and open up highly diverse key national and regional aquaculture Research Infrastructures in Europe to all European researchers, from both academia and industry, ensuring their optimal use and joint development. AQUAEXCEL2020 will organise nine pioneering technical training courses focusing on different aspects of aquaculture experimentation. These courses present a valuable opportunity for researchers and technicians in this field to further their experience.


This course is designed for aquaculture professionals interested in the potential applications of RAS and will include lectures, practical exercises and field visits to experimental facilities. There will also be an industry mini-seminar designed (1) for the participants to network with professionals and (2) for professionals who would like to hear the latest discussions and scientific developments in the RAS sector.


To apply, please send the following documents to,  with the subject line: AQUAEXCEL2020 /TrainingCourse_ RAS2_WU 

The application deadline is 19th March 2019


For more information, click here or visit the AQUAEXCEL2020 website. Please note that applicants should not make travel arrangements unless you have received official confirmation of selection. We expect the course will be oversubscribed and there is only a limited number of places available.