eCornell, Cornell University is working with the Aquacultural Engineering Society to offer a Certification in Recirculating Aquaculture System Design & Operation. Companies are seeking qualified individuals to work with these systems at all levels. Earning a certification in Recirculating Aquaculture Systems (RAS) Design and Operation identifies you as an individual who has obtained third party verification of a basic competency level in the area. This certification distinguishes you from others who have not spent the time to learn about RAS and signifies that one's knowledge and skills are up to date with current principles involved in designing and operating RAS.
Please note that this is only a certification assessment for those who already have RAS experience, not the full course content. For Cornell's Designing Recirculating Aquaculture Systems Certificate course, please go to:
An AES member discount is available for the full RAS course.
The certification assessment will test your knowledge on the following topics:
The complete Recirculating Aquaculture Systems Yellow book is included as a downloadable PDF for preparation of the assessment.
To successfully complete the certification, you must achieve a grade of 90% or greater.
You will have 90 days from the date that you enroll to complete the certification. The certification requires about 10-12 hours of time for preparation and assessment.
The certification cost is $150 USD.
For more information, please contact eCornel Custom Programs and Services at firstname.lastname@example.org