Shetland Fisheries Training Centre Trust


The NAFC Marine Centre is operated by the Shetland Fisheries Training Centre Trust (SFTCT), which is governed by a Board of Trustees: three representing the local seafood industries (one position currently vacant) and seven independent appointees.

SFTCT is registered as a charity in Scotland (Scottish Charity Number SC003715).

Trustees content


  • Irene Hambleton (Independent) - Acting Chair
  • Allister Rendall (Independent)
  • Betty Fullerton (Independent)
  • Claire Christey (Independent)
  • David Sandison (Independent)
  • George Sutherland (Independent)
  • Grant Cumming (Seafood Shetland)
  • John Goodlad (Independent)
  • Martin Leyland (Independent)
  • Simon Collins (Shetland Fishermen's Association)