Working with Belfast Metropolitan College


To deliver fish and shellfish industry skills vocational qualifications and apprenticeships to employers in Northern Ireland



Outline Profile

Name of organisation: Belfast Metropolitan College

Name of main contact: Andrea Cooper (028 9026 5160)

City/Town of main office: Belfast

Geographical coverage: Northern Ireland (focus on fish frying)

Email address:

Main site telephone number: 028 9026 5433

Address: Dr. Andrea Cooper, Belfast Metropolitan College, Titanic Quarter, 7 Queens Rd, Belfast, BT3 9DT

Main Website Address:

Fish and Shellfish @ Belfast: this page on the BMC website is pending

Belfast Metropolitan College is a partner in the Seafood Training Network for Northern Ireland


Awarding Organisation and Fish/Shellfish Awards Offered

FDQ Ltd for Level 2 and 3 Fish and shellfish Industry Skills, as well as other general food and other qualifications.

Press Releases and articles:

July 2016 - Tourism NI reports on fish frying apprenticeship programme at BMC

June 2016 - Seafish report on Fish Frying Apprenticeships

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