MDMR to Host Free Basic Seafood HACCP Training for Seafood Industry

13-88-CWS | August 8, 2013

BILOXI, Miss. – The Mississippi Department of Marine Resources (MDMR) will host a Basic Seafood training, Segment 1 and Segment 2 on Sept. 16 – 18, 2013.  This training is required for all seafood dealers to become a certified Seafood Dealer of Mississippi. There are limited slots available in this training on a first come- first served basis. Early registration is required. This training is open to members of the Mississippi Seafood Industry: Fisherman, Seafood Dealers, Seafood Retail Market Workers, Seafood Regulators and Enforcement, Students and seafood Processing Plant workers. For more information contact Dr. Barakat Mahmoud at (228) 762- 7783 ext. 301 or .


Coastal Research and Extension Center
1815 Popps Ferry Rd.
Biloxi, MS 39532


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Phone: (228) 523-4101