Published: 20 October 2023 Updated: 20 October 2023

In today's ever-changing world, FRDC recognises the critical need for enhanced workforce capabilities and safety measures to navigate this dynamic landscape.

The fishing and aquaculture industry ranks among Australia's most challenging professions, with high workplace fatalities and injuries. To address these issues and drive positive change, FRDC collaborates with industry, communities, regulators and research partners deeply rooted in these sectors.

FRDC is also committed to improving accessibility and career pathways for both industry professionals and aspiring individuals. As technology plays a bigger role, knowing how to work with digital information becomes more important.

Learn more about our initiatives on workforce development, cultural change, and workplace safety measures: