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Fisheries Resource Management Observer Skill Set


Observers are placed on fishing vessels for the purpose of onboard observations of fishing activities and the gathering of scientific data or information for research and resource management purposes. Observers do not have authority to monitor compliance with fisheries management regulations.

It will be necessary to check with your relevant state or territory department for current licensing, legislative or regulatory requirements before undertaking this Skill Set.


The SFI11 Fisheries Resource Management Observer Skill Set consists of:


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Monitor and record fishing operations

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Collect reliable scientific data and samples

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Collect routine fishery management data

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Analyse and report onboard observations


These units may provide credit towards:

SFI30211 Certificate III in Fishing Operations

SFI30311 Certificate III in Seafood Industry (Environmental Management Support)