There were twelve delegates from the Iloilo State College of Fisheries (ISCOF) paid an official visit to SEAFDEC Training Department (TD) on 25 January 2019. In this occasion, the roles played by SEAFDEC and TD on the regional fisheries development and significant achievements were presented to our delegates. Subsequently, a tour to observe TD facilities such as fishing and engineering workshop, engine and Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS) simulator, and M.V.SEAFDEC 2 was conducted.
The Iloilo State College of Fisheries (ISCOF) is a public college in the Philippines. It is mandated to provide higher technological, professional and vocational instruction and training in fisheries, science, as well as short-term technical or vocational courses in fisheries. Moreover, it is also mandated to promote research, advance studies, extension work, and leadership in its areas of specialization. Its main campus is located in Barangay Tiwi, Barotac Nuevo, Iloilo. Finally, there are other campuses in Barotac Nuevo, Dingle, Dumangas and San Enrique.