The Fisheries College and Research Institute, Ponneri offered a one day training programme on “water sample analysis for aquaculture” on 24.10.17. A total of fifteen trainees from various parts of Tamil Nadu participated in the training. Dr.B.Ahilan, Dean i/c of the institute inaugurated the training programme and spoke on the importance of the training programme. In the training, various aspects such as water sample analysis in aquaculture were taught to the participants by the subject matter specialists of the institute. In addition to the theoretic classes, all the participants were involved in practical class by the faculty of Dept. of Fisheries Environment of the institute for gaining practical knowledge. Dr.B.Ahilan, Dean i/c of the institute and Dr. Manikandavelu, HoD of the Dept. of Fisheries Environment distributed the certificates to the participants. The Department of Fisheries Extension of the institute coordinated the training programme.