NOAA Fisheries is making recertification for Atlantic Highly Migratory Species permit holders and vessel operators more convenient. Training workshops are now available both in-person and online for current certificate holders. This change will save fishermen, vessel operators, and dealers valuable time and money.
Two workshops are available online for current certificate holders:
Many permit holders and vessel operators are required to recertify every 3 years. Current certificate holders have the option to attend in person or take the online training. First-time attendees must take the in-person workshop to fulfill the requirement but may recertify online.