The Seafood Training Network is an
initiative established by partners of the Yorkshire and Lincolnshire Network in 2023.
This all England Network seeks to address some of the training and skills iissues facing
the seafood industry in England. Over time additional partners will be invited to join this Network.
The interim aims of the Network are;
To signpost training opportunities to the onshore fish and
shellfish sector in England,
To encourage skills development and career progression,
To seek funding to support training needs,
To promote cooperation in the provision of fish and shellfish
training across England, and
To provide a voice to fish and shellfish employers in England over training issues.
Initially the STN England Partners consist of those Partners that made up the Yorkshire and Lincolnshire Network.
Grimsby Institute Group, represented by Emma Durham and Chloe Tate
National Federation of Fishmongers, represented by Andrew Kenny of Cross of York Fishmongers
Federation of Fish Friers ,
represented by Josette Foster
Seafish's onshore training team , represented by Richard Wardell
University of Lincoln - National Centre for Food Manufacturing, Holbeach, represented by Mathew Thompson
Nicola Ritchie of Hilton Seafood UK
Other Partners will be invited to join nthe Network.
Apprenticeship and Training Providers
Institute Group - fish and shellfish apprenticeships and all associated training. Support for careers and recruitment in the region.
HIT Training Ltd, providers of hospitality apprenticeships across England
Federation of Fish
Friers Training Academy, Leeds .
National Centre for Food Manufacturing (University of Lincoln at Holbeach) - undergraduate
and foundation degrees for the food industry. Support for food business innovation.
- a UK wide network of skills and knowledge trainers,
centres and apprenticeship providers. open and eLearning programmes.
100+ YouTube videos.
If you want to become a Training Provider
of this Network then please go to
this web page
for more information
and to download the Membership form.
Federation of Fish Friers Training Academy, Leeds
National Centre for Food Manufacturing, Holbeach
Federation of Fishmongers
Federation of Fish Friers
you want to become a Partner in this
Network then please go to this
web page for more information and to download the Membership
of Reference of the Seafood Network
Terms of Reference of the Yorkshire and Lincolnshire- available here
New Terms of Reference will be agreed in 2023.