The Education Exchange

Industry Focus: Aquaculture/Shellfish Farming

Location: 33 North Road, Peace Dale, RI

Phone: 401-783-0293        Email:   Website:

Training: 5 week hands-on and classroom based training offered in the spring. Classroom hours are 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Training includes basic boating skills, tools, shellfish biology and ServSafe Kitchen certificate.

Fee: Free and receive a small hourly stipend during training

Application: call or email for more information and to apply

Entry requirements: have reliable transportation and pass a BCI for theft and violent crime only