Trailblazer Apprenticeships/Apprenticeships for England


Trailblazer Apprenticeships for the seafood industry include:

  • Food Process Operations (Levels 2 and 3) - This includes seafood processing and manufacturing. Developed by the Food and Drink National Skills Academy, more information is available on this webpage;
  • Fishmongering (Level 2) - This includes supermarket, independent and mobile fishmongers. Launched in 2017; More information is available on this webpage
  • Fish Frying - following discussions during 2017 we hope to trial the application of the Hospitality Trailblazers in fish frying; See this webpage for more information on these standards and any trial.

Sources of Information

For more information please email or telephone 01472 252300.

Or contact the Food and Drink NSA in York.


Pending Content


Not covered by a Trailblazer?

Those sectors not covered by a suitable trailblazer (Fish friers, level 3 Fishmongers, Fishmerchants and some other parts of the seafood industry) may consider the Fish and Shellfish Industry Skills based apprenticeships while they are still available in England. See apprenticeships for Wales and Northern Ireland for more information.