The Newfoundland Aquaculture Industry Association will use CAN$200,633(€144,898) in funding from the province to continue workforce training and skill development. Last year the association, with assistance from the provincial government, co-ordinated a series of courses to improve the proficiency of those employed in the aquaculture sector.
The latest training programs will build on those courses, training new entrants and allow those who have previous training to get a certificate as an aquaculture technician. “This program will ensure employees are receiving the latest training in this highly skilled and continually advancing sector,” said Susan Sullivan, minister of Innovation, Trade and Rural Development. Read more ..
This blog is written by Martin Little, The Aquaculturists, published and supported by the International Aquafeed Magazine from Perendale Publishers