Statement of Attainment

These competencies meet the industry requirements for Senior Deckhands on fishing vessels including those undertaking live catch of southern rock lobster.


This Skill Set is intended for senior deckhands of fishing vessels involved in the live catch of southern rock lobster. The Skill Set is also applicable to senior deckhands on any fishing vessel.


The Senior Deckhand Skill Set consists of:

Unit Code

Unit Title

add topic SFIEMS301B

Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices

add topic SFIOHS301C

Implement OHS policies and guidelines

add topic SFICORE101C

Apply basic food handling and safety practices


These units provide credit towards SFI30211 Certificate III in Fishing Operations.