East Coast Maritime Training

Introduction to Commercial Fishing Course


We are looking for enthusiastic, physically fit candidates to attend our Three Week Introduction to Commercial Fishing course.

The course will cover:

  • STWC Personal Survival Techniques
  • STCW Elementary First Aid
  • Basic Fire Fighting
  • New Entrant Health and Safety
  • Basic Engineering
  • Stability Awareness
  • Basic Navigation
  • Raft Building
  • Gear and Net Mending
  • Boat Handling
  • Galley Duties
  • Food and Hygiene
  • Care of the Catch
  • Seamanship
  • On Board Procedure

You must attend all 15 days of this course to qualify for any certificates.

Fully funded to anyone wanting to join the fishing industry.

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Non Mandatory Fishermen’s Training & The Introduction to Commercial Fishing Course

With thanks to funding from Seafish, the Maritime & Coastguard Agency and the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund we are able to deliver these courses.

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Introduction to Commercial Fishing Course

This NEW 3- week course is FREE to anyone wanting to join the Fishing Industry! The course will cover Personal Survival Techniques, First Aid, Fire Fighting, Health and Safety, Engineering, Stability Awareness, Navigation, Raft Building, Gear and Net Mending, Boat Handling, Galley Duties, Food and Hygiene, Care of the Catch, Seamanship and On Board Procedure.

Call us now for further information 01964 204044 or complete our contact form


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