Brad Holden

Brad Holden

Brad is a recognised OceanWatch Master Fisherman, successfully completing formal training and assessment.

OceanWatch Master Fisherman Program

The OceanWatch Master Fisherman program incorporates many aspects of responsible fishing including:

Quality assurance, bycatch reduction devices and techniques, animal welfare, threatened species management, catch documentation, marine pests management, habitat, pollution, indigenous fishing and workplace health and safety.

Master Fisherman training incorporates industry Codes of Practice. These codes demonstrate commitment in providing the community with sustainable and responsibly caught local seafood.

Training is facilitated by OceanWatch Australia and assessment is overseen by the NSW Fishing Industry Training Committee, linked to the national Seafood Industry Training Package.


Brad’s qualifications include:

Maritime and safety

  • NSW Maritime Boat Licence

Food Safety Training

  • NSW Food Safety Plans
  • Accredited Water Sampler

Workplace Health and Safety Training

  • OHS Card

Other training competencies and skills

  • Forklift Operator Ticket
  • Plumbers Labourer