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Welcome to the Aquatic Animal Health Regulations and Health Certification module.

This module will provide information on the various agencies involved in regulating aquatic animal health and trade, with an emphasis on USDA and the role of accredited veterinarians. It will also address the proper completion of health certificates for aquatic animals and provide resources for obtaining current regulations.

Upon completion of this module, you will be able to:

  • Explain your role and responsibilities as an accredited veterinarian as they relate to aquatic animal health
  • List the regulatory agencies involved in aquatic animal health and trade
  • Find current health regulations for the international export and interstate movement of aquatic animals
  • Accurately complete health certificates for aquatic animals

Completion of this module is estimated to take 45-55 minutes but will vary depending on your familiarity with the information presented.