A training programme on Vannamei Shrimp Farming was organised at Fisheries College and Research Institute, Ponneri from 20.09.2017 to 22.09.2017 and a total of six trainees from various districts of Tamil Nadu participated. Dr.B.Ahilan, Dean i/c of the institute inaugurated the training programme and addressed on the importance of Vannamei Shrimp Farming training programme. During the training, various aspects in relation to Vannamei shrimp farming were taught to the participants by subject matter specialists of the institute. In addition to the theoretic classes, all the participants were taken to shrimp farms which are located in Katoor and Elavoor regions for gaining practical knowledge. On the final day, Dr. Balasundari, Professor and Head, Department of Fish Processing Technology & Dean i/c distributed the certificates to the participants. Miss. Agnes Daney Angela, Assistant Professor and Head, Department of Fisheries Extension of the institute coordinated and conducted training programme.