For questions related to a specific course, please contact the course contact listed on our website under the related course description page. To see all of the courses NCTC has to offer, go to our Course Guide. Any questions on course offerings can be directed to nctc_training@fws.gov.

Upcoming Courses


2/4/2019 2/8/2019 (NCTC) -CANCELLED - FWS-CSP3117 Habitat Conservation Planning for Endangered Species -- Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov


2/04/2019-5/3/2019 (Online) - FWS-CSP1104 Conservation Biology and Modeling - Contact: katie_poston@fws.gov


2/05/2019 5/7/2019 (Online) - FWS-CSP3156a Modeling Principles for Natural Resource Management (Beginner Track) - Contact: katie_poston@fws.gov


02/05/2019 5/7/2019 (Online) - FWS-CSP3156b Modeling Principles for Natural Resource Management (Intermediate Track) - Contact: katie_poston@fws.gov


2/11/2019 2/12/2019 (NCTC) - FWS-LED5030 Inspiring Leadership through Emotional Intelligence - Contact: paula_elder@fws.gov


2/11/2019 2/15/2019 (NCTC) -CANCELLED- FWS-CLM7177 NWRS Conservation Easements - Contact: shayna_carney@fws.gov


2/11/2019 2/15/2019 (NCTC) -CANCELLED FWS-ALC3171 Introduction to Structured Decision Making - Contact: amanda_cucchi@fws.gov


2/12/2019 2/15/2019 (NCTC) - FWS-LED5240 USFWS Foundations: Discover Your Service - Contact: wendy_contrael@fws.gov


2/13/2019 2/14/2019 (NCTC) - FWS-LED5153 Crucial Conversations Workshop - Contact: paula_elder@fws.gov


3/04//2019 3/08/2019 (NCTC) - FWS-CSP7102 GIS Introduction - Contact: sharon_howard@fws.gov


3/11/2019 3/14/2019 (Washington, DC) FWS-CLM8196 Congressional Operations Seminar - Contact: katie_poston@fws.gov


3/11/2019 3/15/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP3910 Introduction to Species Status Assessment - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov


3/11/2019 3/15/2019 (Camarillo, CA) - FWS-CSP2201 Principles and Techniques of Electrofishing - Contact: sharon_howard@fws.gov


3/13/2019 3/13/2019 (Online) - FWS-CSP7103 Transitioning to ArcGIS Pro - Contact: sharon_howard@fws.gov


3/18/2019 3/22/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP3200 Stream Habitat Measurement Techniques - Contact: michele_atha@fws.gov


4/1/2019 4/5/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP3182 Scientific Writing for Publication - Course & Clinic - Contact: linda_lufkin@fws.gov


4/1/2019 4/5/2019 (NCTC) FWS-ALC3190 Decision Analysis: Elicitation and Facilitation - Contact: amanda_cucchi@fws.gov


4/1/2019 4/5/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP1004FWS-CSP1004 Data Wrangling with R - Contact: sharon_howard@fws.gov


4/1/2019 4/5/2019 ( Corvallis, OR) FWS-CSP3106 Wetland Assessment, Restoration and Management - Contact: shannon_connors@fws.gov


4/2/2019 4/25/2019 (Online) - FWS-CLM8243 Interpretive Media - Contact: laurie_heupel@fws.gov


4/8/2019 4/12/2019 (NCTC) FWS-OUT8062 Teaching Youth Outdoor Skills - Contact: shannon_connors@fws.gov


4/8/2019 4/12/2019 (NCTC) FWS-ALC3191 Decision Analysis: Tools - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov


4/8/2019 4/12/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP3210 Applied Fluvial Geomorphology - Contact: michele_atha@fws.gov


4/8/2019 4/12/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP2221 Macroinvertebrate Ecology and Identification - Contact: sharon_howard@fws.gov


4/08/2019 4/12/2019 (Orlando, FL) - FWS-CSP3129 Inland Oil Spill Response for DOI - Contact: Ora Dixon@fws.gov


4/9/2019 4/11/2019 ( Lakewood, CO) BLM-TC-1430-53/FWS/NPS-SUPSKILLS - BLM/FWS/NPS Supervisory Skills Workshop - Contact: amanda_cucchi@fws.gov


4/15/2019 4/19/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP3310 River Morphology and Applications - Contact: michele_atha@fws.gov


4/15/2019 4/19/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP3116 Interagency Consultation for Endangered Species - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov
5/6/2019 5/10/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP2100 Basic Bird Biology - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov

5/06//2019 5/10/2019 (NCTC) - FWS-CSP1150 Introduction to Fish Health - Contact: sharon_howard@fws.gov


5/6/2019 5/10/2019 (NCTC) FWS-OUT8061 Archery as an Outreach Tool - Contact: katie_poston@fws.gov
5/13/2019 5/15/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CLM8204 Communicating Science - Distilling Your Message - Contact: ora-dixon@fws.gov
5/13/2019 5/17/2019 (Brigham City, UT) FWS-CLM8244 Process of Interpretive Planning - Contact: laurie_heupel@fws.gov
5/13/2019 5/17/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP3115 Endangered Species Listing and Candidate Assessment - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov
5/13/2019 5/17/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP2102 Migratory Bird Conservation - A Trust Responsibility - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov
5/13/2019 5/17/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP2111 Acoustic Monitoring of Bats for Regulatory Compliance C - Contact: sharon_howard@fws.gov

5/14/2019 5/23/2019 (Albuquerque, NM) - FWS-CSP1100 Coldwater Fish Culture - Contact: Shannon Connors@fws.gov


5/20/2019 5/24/2019 (Prescott, AZ) FWS-CSP3133 Restoration Policy, Planning, and Partnering - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov


6/4/2019 6/6/2019 (Commerce City, CO) - FWS-OUT8064 Building Urban Community Habitats with Youth - Contact: Shannon Connors@fws.gov


6/10/2019 6/14/2019 (NCTC) FWS-OUT8072 Recruit Retain Reactivate Training R3 - Contact: katie_poston@fws.gov
6/10/2019 6/14/2019 (NCTC) FWS-ALC3199 Collaboration and Conflict Transformation in Multi-Party Processes - Contact: ashley_ Fortune_Isham@fws.gov
6/10/2019 6/14/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP4210 Statistical Modeling for Conservation - Contact: sharon_howard@fws.gov
6/10/2019 6/14/2019 (NCTC) FWS-LED6176 Introduction to Team Leadership - Contact: amanda_cucchi@fws.gov
6/11/2019 6/13/2019 (Atlanta, GA) BLM-TC-1430-53/FWS/NPS-SUPSKILLS - BLM/FWS/NPS Supervisory Skills Workshop - Contact: amanda_cucchi@fws.gov
6/12/2019 6/12/2019 (Online) - FWS-CSP7103 Transitioning to ArcGIS Pro - Contact: sharon_howard@fws.gov
6/17/2019 6/21/2019 (NCTC) FWS-ALC3916 Adaptation: Planning and Tools - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov
6/18/2019 6/21/2019 (NCTC) FWS-LED5240 USFWS Foundations: Discover Your Service - Contact: wendy_contrael@fws.gov
6/24/2019 6/28/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP3173 Endangered Species Recovery Planning and Implementation - Contact: frank_muth@fws.gov
6/24/2019 6/28/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP3116 Interagency Consultation for Endangered Species - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov
6/24/2019 6/28/2019 (Coleharbor, ND) FWS-CSP1140 Freshwater Fish Culture - Contact: sharon_howard@fws.gov
6/25/2019 6/27/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CLM7173 Environmental Due Diligence: The Transaction Screen Process - Contact: shannon_connors@fws.gov
7/8/2019 7/12/2019 (NCTC) FWS-LED6166 Advanced Supervision: Building On Experience - Contact: amanda_cucchi@fws.gov
7/2/2019 7/30/2019 (Online) - FWS-OUT8067 Citizen Science for Educators and Scientists - Contact: shannon_connors@fws.gov
7/15/2019 7/19/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP3107 Wetland Plant Identification - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov
7/15/2019 7/19/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CLM3167 Critical Writing/Critical Thinking - Contact: katie_poston@fws.gov
7/15/2019 7/19/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP4250 Conservation Area Design using Marxan - Contact: sharon_howard@fws.gov
7/15/2019 7/19/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP3910 Introduction to Species Status Assessment - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov
7/22/2019 7/26/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CLM8227 Foundations in Public Participation - Contact: shannon_connors@fws.gov
7/22/2019 7/26/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP3148 Applied Conservation Genetics - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov
7/23/2019 7/26/2019 (NCTC) FWS-LED5127 Financial Foundations for Administrative Professionals - Contact: katie_poston@fws.gov
7/29/2019 8/2/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP4220 Species Distribution Modeling - Contact: eric_tsakiris@fws.gov
7/29/2019 8/2/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP3133 Restoration Policy, Planning, and Partnering - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov
7/29/2019 8/2/2019 (Sudbury, MA) FWS-CSP3130 Advanced Plant Identification: Grasses, Sedges, Rushes and Composites - Contact: shannon_connors@fws.gov
8/5/2019 8/9/2019 (Moline, IL) FWS-CSP1101 Conservation Biology of Freshwater Mussels - Contact: sharon_howard@fws.gov
8/5/2019 8/9/2019 (NCTC) FWS-ALC3171 Introduction to Structured Decision Making - Contact: amanda_cucchi@fws.gov
8/5/2019 8/9/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP3116 Interagency Consultation for Endangered Species - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov
8/05/2019 8/9/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CLM7179 Realty for Refuge Personnel - Contact: shannon_connors@fws.gov
8/6/2019 9/5/2019 (Online) - FWS-CLM8120 Advanced Volunteer Management - Contact: laurie_heupel@fws.gov
8/12/2019 8/16/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP3117 Habitat Conservation Planning for Endangered Species - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov
8/12/2019 8/16/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP4141 Occupancy Modeling - Contact: Sharon Howard@fws.gov
8/13/2019 8/16/2019 (NCTC) FWS-LED5240 USFWS Foundations: Discover Your Service - Contact: wendy_contrael@fws.gov
8/26/2019 8/30/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP2101 Applied Landscape-Scale Conservation Biology - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov

8/26/2019-8/30/2019 (NCTC) - FWS-CLM8124 Collaborative Conservation: Partnerships in Practice - Contact: shannon_connors@fws.gov


8/26/2019 8/30/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP7204 GIS Intermediate - Contact: sharon_howard@fws.gov


8/26/2019 8/30/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP2220 Fish Identification - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov
8/26/2019 8/30/2019 (NCTC) FWS-LED5128 Discover and Enhance Your Potential - Contact: paula_elder@fws.gov

8/27/2019 8/29/2019 NCTC() FWS-CLM8124 Collaborative Conservation: Partnerships in Practice - Contact: shannon_connors@fws.gov


8/27/2019 8/29/2019 (NCTC) BLM-TC-1430-53/FWS/NPS-SUPSKILLS - BLM/FWS/NPS Supervisory Skills Workshop - Contact: amanda_cucchi@fws.gov
8/27/2019 8/29/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CLM8136 Strategies & Tactics for the Experienced Conservation Negotiator - Contact: ora_dixon@fws.gov
8/26/2019 8/30/2019 (NCTC) FWS-LED5128 Discover and Enhance Your Potential - Contact: paula_elder@fws.gov
9/3/2019 9/26/2019 ( Online) FWS-OUT8103 Integrating Education Standards in Your Education and Outreach Programs - Contact: katie_poston@fws.gov
9/9/2019 9/12/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CLM8134 Business Communications Boot Camp - Contact: TBD
9/9/2019 9/13/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP4230 Design and Analysis of Biological Monitoring - Contact: sharon_howard@fws.gov
9/9/2019 9/13/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP3121 Integrating NEPA into FWS Activities - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov
9/9/2019 9/13/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP2110 Forest Ecology and Management - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov
9/16/2019 9/20/2019 (NCTC) FWS-LED5125 Emerging Dynamics in Leadership - Contact: janelle_quinn@fws.gov
9/16/2019 9/20/2019 (NCTC) FWS-ALC3176 Adaptive Management: Structured Decision Making for Recurrent Decisions - Contact: amanda_cucchi@fws.gov
9/16/2019 9/20/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP1102 Freshwater Mussel Propagation for Restoration - Contact: sharon_howard@fws.gov
9/23/2019 9/27/2019 (NCTC) FWS-CSP3119 Pesticides and Fish and Wildlife Resources - Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov