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Although a lot of courses are now delivered at Oban or Ullapool, FITA remains committed to deliver training throughout the Highlands and Islands area. A minimum of 6/8 people are needed to ensure that courses are viable. Please contact Lachie to book a course in your area.

Please phone or email to book a place on all courses

Booking Terms and Conditions


The mandatory safety training courses will also take place during the 3 week Introduction to Commercial Fishing (ICF) course for new entrants to the industry. There may be some places available. Please phone for more information.

All Oban courses are held at our Training Room at Alba Sailing, Dunstaffnage Marina unless otherwise stated --  Take the Wide Mouthed Frog/Dunstaffnage Marina exit north of Oban.

The twice yearly 3 week ICF course takes place in June and December at our training room at Alba Sailing. The course includes all the mandatory Seafish certificates i.e. Sea Survival, Fire Fighting, First Aid and Health & Safety for New Entrants.

NOTE Prospective trainees please phone for confirmation of dates.

All fishing industry candidates will be required to pay in advance for a course. Anyone failing to do so will not be allowed on the course.


For more information please contact Lachie Paterson
Tel 01583 431570
Mobile: 0777 168 1428
20 Tormhor, Carradale, Argyll. PA28 6SD

FITA is a Seafish Approved Training Provider

Seafish Approved Training Provider


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