Courses

Supporting expansion and skills development for the seaweed aquaculture industry.

 

Courses

The Seaweed Academy is a pioneering institution in the UK, dedicated solely to the seaweed industry. It offers a comprehensive range of services, including training, education, and business development, making it a one-stop-shop for supporting expansion and skills development in the seaweed aquaculture industry. At the Seaweed Academy, we provide an innovative and holistic approach to support the sector. Our services include:

Social and Commercial Licensing: We assist in navigating the complex field of licensing, both in the social and commercial aspects of seaweed farming.

Establishing a Commercial Business: We offer guidance and support to individuals and organizations looking to establish a successful commercial seaweed business.

Technical Abilities Training: Our expert team provides comprehensive guidance and training in technical abilities related to seaweed farming, ensuring that participants gain the necessary skills and knowledge.

By offering this complete package of training, education, and business development, the Seaweed Academy aims to drive the growth and success of the seaweed aquaculture industry. We are committed to providing valuable resources and expertise to individuals and organizations looking to thrive in this emerging field.

One Week Course

 

Seaweed Academy

The Seaweed Academy’s one-week intensive course is designed to provide attendees with an in-depth understanding of the seaweed industry’s entire value chain. 

Here are some of the key features of the course:

  • Guest Speakers: The course will feature guest speakers from the sector who will share their expertise and insights with attendees.
  • Lab Visits: Attendees will have the opportunity to visit labs and gain insight and experience in the field and at the farm (this is weather dependent).
  • Deep-Dive into the Value Chain: The course will cover the entire value chain, from production to distribution, to help attendees gain a comprehensive understanding of the industry.

The Seaweed Academy’s one-week intensive course is an excellent opportunity for those interested in the seaweed industry to gain valuable knowledge and insights from experts in the field.

 

One Day Course

 

Seaweed Academy

The one-day course offered by the Seaweed Academy is designed to provide attendees with a comprehensive understanding of the seaweed industry. Here are the key topics that will be covered in the course:

  1. Introduction to the Seaweed Industry
  2. Cultivation – from Nursery to Farm
  3. Sustainability and Best Practice
  4. Licensing and Social License to Operate
  5. Economics and Markets
  6. Accreditation

Overall, the one-day course offered by the Seaweed Academy is an excellent opportunity for those interested in the seaweed industry to gain valuable knowledge and insights from experienced educators and industry professionals.

Bespoke

 

Other Courses

Should your business or industry require a bespoke course that is not listed above, please get in touch with your requirements, we would be happy to assist with any individual requirements. 

Some examples of bespoke courses:

  • Introduction to the Seaweed Industry 
  • Introduction to Integrated Multi-Trophic Aquaculture 
  • The Seaweed Nursery 

If this is something you’d be interested in, please contact us using the link below.