Education is very important to the AALSO Organization, our membership, and the industry. Here you will find many resources for continued education opportunities in the areas of Life Support Systems and Water Quality for aquatic animal systems. It doesn’t matter if you are a student, a manager, or anything in between – we have tools to help you succeed.

Education and Training Program

Henry Johnson “Ole Pumper” Award

  • Recognizing outstanding contributions to AALSO/LSS/Water Quality
  • Member nominated

Certification Program

  • Life Support Operator
  • Water Quality Technician
  • Exam Handbook

AALSO Field Guide

  • Over 200 pages of industry specific information written by members for members
  • Order on HERE!

Annual AALSO Symposium and Workshops

  • Facility Lectures
  • Workshops
  • Certifications
  • 5000 gallon automated water loop
  • Sponsorship Opportunities
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