The NMBAQC committee has organised, or collaborated in, a number of workshops with tuition from recognised experts in different fields. Participants have gained hands-on experience of various field and laboratory procedures and in depth workshops focusing on particular problematical taxonomic groups or sampling methods.
- NMBAQC Fish Taxonomic Workshop, April 2011. Dove Marine Lab, Newcastle, UK.
- NMBAQC Fish Taxonomic Workshop, April 2009. University Marine Biological Station, Millport Scotland. This workshop included work on general identification methods of marine and estuarine fish, with two key identification experts, Peter Henderson and Peter Miller.
- Fish and Epifauna Sampling and Analysis Workshop, November 2004, Millport Marine Station.