College of Science, Technology, and Environment

CERTIFICATE IV IN FISHERIES ENFORCEMENT AND COMPLIANCE

This programme is nationally accredited on the Fiji Qualifications Framework (FQF) by the Fiji Higher Education Commission (FHEC), and is also registered on the Pacific Register of Qualifications and Standards (PRQS).

DESCRIPTION

The Certificate IV in Fisheries Enforcement and Compliancequalification provides the technical and practical skills and knowledge expected of competent MCS Officers. The programme covers curricula that comply with standards of competency related to demonstrating knowledge of the Western and Central Pacific Ocean (WCPO) Fishery, MCS concepts and legal frameworks.  This programme also helps students   to apply MCS tools to effective   fisheries management and contribute to effective MCS activities as well as operational planning and coordination. In addition, students will be able to contribute to regional cooperation’s in MCS activities and Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) requirements.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES 

Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include but not limited to:

  • Fisheries Officer
  • Fisheries Compliance Officer
LENGTH OF PROGRAMME
Part-Time 1 year
ELIGIBILITY/ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS 

To be admitted to this programme, a person shall have:

  • Pass in Year 12 or equivalent with 2 years field experience 
  • Met the mature student criteria with relevant work experience
COURSE INFORMATION

This programme has a total of Four (4) courses.

Course Code Course Title Semester Delivery Mode Campus Fees (FJD)
CEFC41 Introduction to Fisheries, Governance & legal Frameworks   Cohort Basis Blended Selected Campuses $560
CEFC42 Introduction to Fisheries Management Cohort Basis Blended Selected Campuses $560
CEFC43 Operational Planning & Enforcement Processes Cohort Basis Blended Selected Campuses $560
CEFC44 MCS Role and Monitoring Tools  Cohort Basis Blended Selected Campuses $560

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EOI 2020