Diploma of Aquaculture - SFI50119


This qualification reflects the role of individuals who work in the aquaculture sector of the seafood industry at a management or leadership level. In this role, these individuals design, plan and implement programs and sustainable practices for an aquaculture enterprise that comply with a wide range of legislative and regulatory requirements.The environments in which these individuals work include:aquaculture farms or fishout/put-and-take operationscompanies providing contract specialist services for aquaculture operationscompanies providing consultancy, advisory, equipment sales or other serviceshatcheries and nurserieslive post-harvest holding facilities, such as processing plants, wholesalers or transporters.No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Entry Requirements:

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Subjects you can Study:

Plan and implement environmentally sustainable aquacultural practices; Develop and implement strategic plans; Develop a whole farm plan; Facilitate continuous improvement; Plan stock health management; Plan and monitor production processes; Manage risk; Manage employee relations; Develop export markets for produce; Manage a supply chain; Develop and implement a business plan; Plan and design stock culture or holding systems and structures; Develop and implement an aquaculture breeding strategy; Plan and implement an aquaculture biosecurity plan; Plan and design water supply and disposal systems; Manage budgets and financial plans; Manage knowledge and information; Participate in a media interview or presentation; Manage workplace health and safety processes; Manage people performance; Collect and manage data; Manage recruitment selection and induction processes; Develop a workplace learning environment; Manage an aquaculture research trial; Lead and manage effective workplace relationships; Manage machinery and equipment; Plan and manage infrastructure requirements; Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability; Develop and manage a chemical use strategy; Communicate with influence; Provide leadership across the organisation; Manage operational plan; Design a recirculating aquaculture system; Develop a stock nutrition program; Develop stock production plan; Culture new aquaculture species; Establish an aquaculture facility; Build and sustain an innovative work environment; Manage supplier relationships

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