TITLE

Quota-hit fisheries workers take up IT

PUB. DATE
November 2003
SOURCE
IT Training;Nov2003, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Shetland Island, Scotland fishermen, forced out of the industry by fishing quotas, are being offered IT training as a path to new careers. The European Union, through the Sea Fish Industry Authority, is giving the Shetland Fisheries Training Association funds to offer IT training for the international qualification IC3. The training will also be offered to fish-processing workers, who might lose their jobs through the decommissioning. Around 200 fishermen will be decommissioned on islands.
ACCESSION #
11436484

 

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