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Caribbean Fisheries Training and Development Institute

The Caribbean Fisheries Training and Development Institute (CFTDI) is a leading provider of training and development in both seamanship and fisheries technologies for the Caribbean.
Caribbean Fisheries Training and Development Institute
Caribbean Fisheries Training and Development Institute
MOORING SAFETY TIPS

Working on the ship’s deck is not an easy task. Deck crew has to consider various safety precautions and understand the working of deck machinery and systems, along with cargo operation equipment.

When it comes to mooring operations, additional precautions need to be taken to ensure personal and crew members’ safety.

The mentioned list is not an exhaustive one but does cover the most important points that must be taken care of without fail during mooring operation.

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Caribbean Fisheries Training and Development Institute
Caribbean Fisheries Training and Development Institute
FISH FACT: Bonito

The species is distinguished by the following characters: a robust body, elongated and rounded; teeth small and conical, in a single series. Colour of its back is bluish, turning to deep purple or almost black on the head; a pattern of 15 or more narrow, oblique to nearly horizontal, dark wavy lines in scaleless area above lateral line; belly white; pectoral and pelvic fins purple, inner sides black.

Found in the Atlantic, Indian and Pacific (Western Central) oceans and they feed on small fish, squids, planktonic crustacean, and stomatopod larvae. They are preyed upon by larger fishes, including other tunas.

Marketed fresh and frozen and also utilized dried or salted, smoked and canned. Maturity max length 65cm. Max weight 1.7 kg. Max reported age 5 years.
Caribbean Fisheries Training and Development Institute
Caribbean Fisheries Training and Development Institute
World Oceans Day 2021 - The Ocean: Life and Livelihoods

“The Ocean: Life and Livelihoods” is the theme for World Oceans Day 2021, as well as a declaration of intentions that launches a decade of challenges to get the Sustainable Development Goal 14, “Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources”, by 2030.
Caribbean Fisheries Training and Development Institute
Celebrate #UNWorldOceansDay with the United Nations and Oceanic Global on 8 June!Learn about new ways to protect our blue planet and hear from thought-leader...
Caribbean Fisheries Training and Development Institute
Caribbean Fisheries Training and Development Institute
World Food Safety Day 2021 - Safe food now for a healthy tomorrow

World Food Safety Day (WFSD) celebrated on 7 June 2021 aims to draw attention and inspire action to help prevent, detect and manage foodborne risks, contributing to food security, human health, economic prosperity, agriculture, market access, tourism and sustainable development.

This year’s theme, ‘Safe food today for a healthy tomorrow’, stresses that production and consumption of safe food has immediate and long-term benefits for people, the planet and the economy. Recognizing the systemic connections between the health of people, animals, plants, the environment and the economy will help us meet the needs of the future.