Gain a broad understanding of the fishing industry and the hazards involved with the 3 main types of fishing methods in New Zealand – Trawling, Long lining and Potting. The course will cover the tasks, equipment and hazards associated with each method, and the innovation and environmental protection strategies that have been developed by the New Zealand Fishing Industry. MarineSAFE recommend that new crew complete this module for MOSS compliance.
On successful completion, students will be able to
- Explain the use, purpose, gear configuration and principles for three key methods used to fish in New Zealand
- Identify of the hazards and risks associated with key fishing methods and equipment and provide examples of how these are managed
- Provide examples of the innovation and environmental management techniques within each of the fishing methods used by the NZ Fishing Industry
Range: Key fishing methods covered are Trawling, Long Lining & Potting
This module has an online assessment
20 minute video plus assessment
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