Alaska Seafood Processing Leadership Institute, Spring 2023

woman processing salmon

The Spring 2023 session of the Alaska Seafood Processing Leadership Institute is the second of a two-part program, and participants must attend both sessions, in addition to completing a company project. For more information, including application and registration information, visit the Alaska Seafood Processing Leadership Institute 2022 website. Do you have an employee who, with…

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Alaska Seafood Processing Leadership Institute, Fall 2022

woman processing salmon

Do you have an employee who, with key training, could help lead your business into the future? The Alaska Seafood Processing Leadership Institute (ASPLI) offers 80 hours of intensive professional development for employees recognized as having potential to move up in your company. The institute is designed for mid-level managers in a seafood plant—production managers,…

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Alaska Seaweed Handling and Processing Workshop

Kelp farmer pulling kelp into boat

This three-day hands-on workshop will cover the fundamentals of starting a commercial seaweed processing business, and will take place at the Kodiak Seafood and Marine Science Center in Kodiak, Alaska. The course is designed for individuals interested in or already working in the seafood processing, mariculture and food production industries. Participants will be responsible for…

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Alaska Aquaculture Permitting Portal and Guidance

oyster farm buoys and floating platform near shore

Join Alaska Sea Grant for a 1-hour webinar to talk about the newly launched Alaska Aquaculture Permitting Portal website and companion guidance booklet. Current and prospective aquatic farmers in Alaska have a valuable new resource to guide them through submitting, amending, renewing or transferring an aquatic farm application. NOAA Fisheries Alaska Region and Alaska Sea…

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Alaska Seafood Processing Leadership Institute, Spring 2020

Do you have an employee who, with key training, could help lead your business into the future? The Alaska Seafood Processing Leadership Institute (ASPLI) offers 80-hours of intensive professional development for employees recognized as having potential to move up in your company. The institute is designed for mid-level managers in a seafood plant—production managers, QC supervisors, seafood…

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Alaska Seafood Processing Leadership Institute, Fall 2019

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Application deadline has been extended to October 10, 2019. Do you have an employee who, with key training, could help lead your business into the future? The Alaska Seafood Processing Leadership Institute (ASPLI) offers 80-hours of intensive professional development for employees recognized as having potential to move up in your company. The institute is designed for mid-level…

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Public-private partnership at university spurs Alaska’s maritime workforce training

Government, industry and academic representatives met in Anchorage recently to discuss new ways to advance the state’s maritime sector. Alaska’s maritime industry—sometimes referred to as “Alaska’s blue economy”—supports over 70,000 jobs and is the state’s largest private employer, according to the Alaska Department of Labor. It includes fishermen, seafood processors, ocean managers and researchers, vessel…

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