AMFA addresses seafarer shortfall

November 2011
Ausmarine;Nov2011, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p24
Trade Publication
The article reports that the Australian Maritime and Fisheries Academy (AMFA) in South Australia has increased the number of its course offerings from two in 2010 to ten in 2012 in order to meet the rising demand for qualified seafarers in Western Australia's resources sector.


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