TRAINING AND ACCREDITATION: INTRODUCTION
Online AUSRIVAS course at UCAn online course offering training in the theory and techniques of AUSRIVAS (Australian River Assessment System) is being run by staff from the Institute for Applied Ecology at the University of Canberra. The AUSRIVAS methods can be used Australia-wide and are fundamental to the National River Health Program.
The course is offered as four online modules, plus a practical module. Students can enroll in the full AUSRIVAS course (five modules) or in individual modules.
The five modules are:
|Module 1||Study design and site selection|
|Module 2||The habitat|
|Module 3||Macroinvertebrate sampling and processing|
|Module 4||Data analysis, predictions and indices|
|Module 5||AUSRIVAS Practical Workshop|
For information on accreditation, fees, course availability and contacts, see Course Information.