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SFI20219 Certificate II in Fishing Operations

National ID: SFI20219 State ID: BEI4
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Turn your passion for fishing into a career.

This qualification will give you the basic skills you need to start work in the fishing sector of the seafood industry. This course will teach you a broad range of routine processes and procedures which may include maintaining fishing gear, operating small vessels, using deck equipment, processing and basic marine science skills.

You will gain knowledge and skills in:

  • Assisting with operation of fishing gear and equipment
  • Basic processing and temperature control of harvest
  • General cleaning and maintenance of equipment and vessel, and
  • Handling, harvesting and sorting by-catch.
School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate I or Certificate II

Third Party Provider

Central Regional TAFE engages the services of a Third Party in the provision of this course. Further details can be provided prior to enrolment.

Job opportunities include:

  • Pond Worker
  • Hatchery or Nursery Assistant 
  • Farm Manager
  • Production Manager
  • New Technology/Automation Specialist 

For more information about job and career pathways, visit JobOutlook(opens in a new tab)  or Jobs and Skills WA

Please note: This list is a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations.

We offer a range of further study opportunities, view our course list here. 

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Semester 1, 2022


This course availability is specifically for VET Delivered to Secondary Students (VETDSS). To find out more about VETDSS programs visit the VET Delivered to Secondary Students page here(opens in a new tab)

Duration 12 Months
When Semester 1, 2022
Where Batavia Coast Maritime Institute
How Classroom VETDSS



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Semester 2, 2021

Duration 1 Semester
When Semester 2, 2021
Where Batavia Coast Maritime Institute
How Classroom

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