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This qualification is for people working in the maritime industry seeking an Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) certificate as a Coxswain Grade 1 NC to command and operate the engines of a vessel less than 12 metres long.
The National Standard for Commercial Vessels (NSCV) Part D—Crew Competencies requires that a seafarer pass this final assessment prior to the issue of a certificate of competency. The AMSA Mandated Practical Assessment (AMPA) is the practical assessment of your operational skills and knowledge, and knowledge of Australian maritime legislation.
Refer to the following information for the AMSA Mandated Practical Assessment (AMPA).
- Term 1, starts 8 March
- Term 2, starts 21 June
- Term 3, starts 30 August
- Term 4, starts 6 December
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