Stock Assessment Training Program

The stock assessment professional development program in the Office of Science & Technology provides stock assessment scientists with ongoing, consistent opportunities for continued education and training in the evolving skills necessary for next generation stock assessments in all regions. Through in-person and online training workshops, fisheries scientists can obtain educational opportunities to advance their knowledge and skills at the forefront of fisheries population dynamics. This training webpage provides an information portal for training resources for fisheries population dynamics scientists.

Upcoming Training Workshops:

Topic

Instructor

When

Where

Remote Access?

Contact for Info

Introduction to FishStats for new users

Jim Thorson

Feb 8-10. 2017

AFSC, Seattle, WA

Yes

Sarah.stein@noaa.gov

Data Limited Stock Assessments: Principles and Applications

Jason Cope, Chantel Wetzel

Aug 8-10, 2017

NEFSC, Woods Hole, MA

Yes

Abigail.furnish@noaa.gov

MSE Short Course

Andre Punt

Jan 8-12, 2018

PIFSC, Honolulu, HI

No

Beth.lumsden@noaa.gov  or Abigail.furnish@noaa.gov

Stock Synthesis – Shark Focus

Richard Methot

Feb 21-23, 2018

SWFSC, La Jolla, CA

No

Abigail.furnish@noaa.gov

Data Limited Stock Assessments: Principles and Applications

Jason Cope, Meaghan Bryan

April 17-19, 2018

AFSC, Seattle, WA

Yes

Abigail.furnish@noaa.gov

Stock Synthesis

Richard Methot

June 4-7, 2018

SEFSC, Miami, FL

No

Abigail.furnish@noaa.gov

Stock Synthesis: Intro to SS 3.30

Richard Methot

June 21, 2018

Online Webinar

Yes

Abigail.furnish@noaa.gov

Scientific Computing

Matthew Supernaw

June 19-21, 2018

PIFSC, Honolulu, HI

No

Abigail.furnish@noaa.gov

Data Limited Stock Assessments: Principles and Applications

Jason Cope, Chantel Wetzel

October 15-17, 2018

SEFSC, Miami, FL

Yes

Abigail.furnish@noaa.gov