Prepare fish holding units


Prepare fish holding units to receive fish. Conduct swim throughs.

Alternative labels

tend fish holding units
tending fish holding units
fish holding units preparing
fish holding units tending
preparing fish holding units

Skill type


Skill reusability level


Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Prepare fish holding units is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Aquaculture cage mooring worker: Aquaculture cage mooring workers operate highly-specialised equipment in order to moor cages in stable stations, drifting cages or even self-propelled and semi-submerged cages. 
Water-based aquaculture worker: Water-based aquaculture workers carry out manual activities in the ongrowing processes of cultured aquatic organisms in water-based suspended systems (floating or submerged structures). They participate in extraction operations and the handling of organisms for commercialisation. Water-based aquaculture workers maintain and clean facilities (nets, mooring ropes, cages)..
Aquaculture husbandry worker: Aquaculture husbandry workers are active in the production of aquatic organisms in land-based on-growing processes. They assist in the process of raising organisms through all stages of their life cycle.

Optional skill

Prepare fish holding units is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.




  1. Prepare fish holding units – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022