Introduction to the Construction, Repair and Operation of Survey Trawls

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Certificate Awarded

Certificate of Achievement



Course Description

This course is an introductory course developed to prepare participant’s to be able to demonstrate an understanding of the development stages of otter trawling, display knowledge of otter trawling relative to survey trawls, discuss the principles of net making, repair nets, have an up-to-date knowledge of survey trawl construction and design techniques, and demonstrate an understanding of overall survey trawling operations.    

Course Outline

1.0 Introduction to Survey Trawls and Basic Net Repair

2.0 Basic Net Making and Net Repair Knowledge

3.0 Principles and Uses of Rope and Wire

4.0 Trawl Construction and Design Techniques

5.0 Trawl Operations and Further Equipment

6.0 Trawl Monitoring Systems

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