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Yukon Fisheries Field Assistant

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  • March start
  • 12-week completion certificate
  • Online modules and field camp

Fisheries are a key component of the Yukon economy, from subsistence fishing to tourism to commercial export markets. The Yukon Fisheries Field Assistant Program (Fish Tech) is an intensive classroom and field-based program that gives students the training necessary to find employment in fisheries-related field work. 

Modules for the Fish Tech program include Yukon Salmonid Biology, Land Claims and Community-Based Management, and Fish Habitat Restoration Techniques.