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Professional Development Training

Upcoming Events

Emergency Coordinator Skills Training
April 12-14, 2021 - Virtual

Verbal Judo
April 12, 2021 — Virtual

Animal Health 101
April 20-22, 2021 - Virtual

National Training and Exercise Program (NTEP) Working Group Meeting
April 26-29, 2021 - Virtual

Transboundary Animal Diseases in Swine
May 18-20, 2021 - Virtual

Area Foreign Animal Disease Diagnostician Response Training (FADDRT) - District 4
May 10-12, 2021 - Virtual

Animal Health 101
June 15-17, 2021 - Virtual

VS IT Training Network Training for Trainers - EMRS
July 13-15, 2021 - Virtual

Foundational Skills for Using EMRS
August 3-6, 2021 - Virtual

Aquatic Foreign and Emerging Diseases Training
August 10-12, 2021 - Virtual

EMRS Field Staff Training
September 14-16, 2021 - Virtual

For additional information on a specific course, please use the APHIS-VS Training Catalog:

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