Ornamental Fish and Aquarium Trade / Ornamental Fish Technician

Learn To Manage Your Aquarium Shop Scientifically

An online training module for knowledge enhancement and skill development for aquarium shop owners, traders, and service providers


  • Attend the training program without disturbing your business
  • Update your knowledge and discuss your problems
  • Become a member of a certified aquarium traders group to help grow your business
  • Become a government-certified aquarium technician

Course Delivery

  • Online (Google Meet)
  • E-Study material
  • Live lectures and interactive sessions

Course Duration

3 days (10.00-14.00 hrs)
4 Lectures each day of 1.00 hours each


Aquarium Trader, Shop owner, Service provider

Training Timings

On Announcement Submit the registration form for announcement sharing


English and/or Hindi

No. Of Seats Per Batch

20 (Twenty)

Course Contents

Lecture-1: An introduction of aquarium trade
Lecture-2: Role of aquarium technician and progression pathway
Lecture-3: Fabrication of aquarium tanks
Lecture-4: Identify freshwater ornamental fishes

Lecture-5: Selection of Fish
Lecture-6: Setting up and maintenance of freshwater aquarium
Lecture-7: Planted Aquarium
Lecture-8: Garden Ponds for Keeping Fish

Lecture-9: Setting up and maintenance of marine water aquarium
Lecture-10: Bio-security and quarantine of aquarium fishes
Lecture-11: Packaging and transportation of aquarium fishes
Lecture-12: Code of ethics for an aquarium technician

Course Fee

Rs. 6000/- (Inclusive of Assessment fee)


After 7-10 days of course completion, the online test consisted of 45 minute written test (Multiple Choice Questions) and a vivavoce


Certificate of successful completion from OFTRI
Certificate of Aquarium Technician on qualifying for the test by National Skill Development Corporation, Ministry of Entrepreneurship and Skill Development, Government of India

Contact Details

Email: info@oftri.org ; Mobile: 9001254762, 98288-46881

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