Handle broodstock


Handle wild and cultured broodstock. Quarantine wild and cultured broodstock. Select individuals for culture and/or fattening.

Alternative labels

broodstock handling
handling broodstock
handle wild and cultured broodstock
handling wild and cultured broodstock
wild and cultured broodstock handling

Skill type


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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Handle broodstock is an essential skill of the following occupations:

On foot aquatic resources collector: On foot aquatic resources collectors collect spat and seaweed, as well as shellfish or any other aquatic animal, such as crustacean and echinoderms, or vegetable resources.
Aquaculture hatchery technician: Aquaculture hatchery technicians operate and control all aspects of the hatchery production processes, from broodstock management to pregrowing juveniles.

Optional skill

Handle broodstock is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.




  1. Handle broodstock – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022