MCA Approved
Seafish Authority Approved
SQA Approved
RYA Approved
UKCS Approved
Edexcel Approved

SeaFish Basic Health and Safety for Fishermen

New Entrants

There are no scheduled upcoming dates for this course.

If you would like to be alerted as to when the next course date is, or would like to set up a custom date for this course, please get in touch using the Course Enquiry Form below.

Course Outline

Mandatory: Yes

All New Entrants working aboard a vessel of any size are required to have completed an approved Basic Health and Safety Course for Fishermen.

Course Certificate and Compliance

The Seafish Industry Authority on behalf of the MCA will issue a course certificate to those who complete the course successfully.

Course Content

  • Know your vessel
  • Understanding roles and responsibilities
  • Maintaining effectiveness
  • Working safely on a fishing vessel
  • Dealing with emergencies.

Examination Type

Candidates must complete a short multiple choice exam.

Course Enquiry Form

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