Skill set details

SFISS00018 - Aquatic Biosecurity Skill Set (Release 1)


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1 1 (this release) 21/Jun/2019

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Modification History



Release 1

This version released with SFI Seafood Industry Training Package Version 1.0.


This skill set is designed to prepare individuals with the skills and knowledge required to recognise signs of aquatic disease and pests and apply biosecurity measures to minimise risk.

Pathways Information

These units provide credit towards a number of qualifications in the SFI Seafood Industry Training Package, including but not limited to SFI30119 Certificate III in Aquaculture, SFI30219 Certificate III in Fishing Operations and SFI40119 Certificate IV in Aquaculture.

Licensing/Regulatory Information

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this skill set at the time of publication.

Skill Set Requirements

  • SFIBIO301 Identify and report signs of aquatic disease or pests
  • SFIBIO401 Apply aquaculture biosecurity measures

Target Group

This skill set is for individuals who have daily contact with aquatic stock and are responsible for incorporating biosecurity measures in their work to comply with biosecurity legislative requirements.

Suggested words for Statement of Attainment

These competencies from the SFI Seafood Industry Training Package meet industry requirements for applying aquatic biosecurity measures.