Eric has over 32 years experience as a fisheries consultant in both the private and public sector, accumulating an extensive background in fish and fish habitat assessment, environmental monitoring and environmental assessment.
Since 1999, Eric has taught Electrofishing Certification and fisheries-related courses. He is a knowledgeable and passionate trainer and brings a wealth of practical experience to courses he teaches. Eric has a Fisheries Technology diploma, a Provincial Instructor diploma, and is a certified Environmental Professional.
- This course was extremely informational and practical. Eric was a wonderful, interesting and knowledgeable instructor. Would recommend this course to all professionals!. Cayden Olstad, Biologist, Pritchard, B.C.
- I learned a great deal about the most appropriate methods for capturing fish in the least harmful and most effective way. A really excellent course and instructor. Jens Uwe Spremberg, Biologist, Nanaimo, B.C.
- Practical, great instructor!. James Boldt, Biologist, Cranbrook, B.C.
- A great, fun-filled course with valuable field component. Tim Chala, Biologist, Elkford, B.C.
- Great course! Excellent balance of class vs. field and we learned valuable skills that will certainly help me with my position. Colin LaRochelle, Fisheries Technician, Lillooet, B.C.
- The quality of this course and instruction was exactly what our company was looking for. Lanny Amos, Biologist, Elkford, B.C.
- Eric was a great instructor; very knowledgeable, helpful, respectful and passionate about course content. Field component was very valuable, and brought together the whole course. Dylan Begin, Biologist, Cranbrook, B.C.
- Great instructor!. I am experienced in the field and learned lots too. Patricia Clarke, Fisheries Technician, Merritt, B.C.
- This course was professionally conducted and provided training specific to the needs of our organization. Excellent instructor and course content. Natasha Lukey, Fisheries Technician, Kelowna, B.C.
- Excellent course, awesome instructors! Roxanne Pinyon, Environmental Technician, Merritt, B.C.