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Aerospace, Maritime and Logistics

South Metropolitan TAFE provides world-class training in Aerospace, Maritime and Logistics training. 

Our Aerospace courses are tailored specifically to give you a solid understanding of the practices and requirements of the aviation and logistics industries. Our Jandakot campus features the AeroSpace Training Centre, which includes a 1,500 square metre hangar facility that houses a variety of aircraft including South Metropolitan TAFE's very own Boeing 737. 

South Metropolitan TAFE provides world-class training in fishing and marine studies, marine operations and marine engineering. We offer a wide variety of specialty short courses, award courses and traineeships that are aligned specifically to meet the needs of the industry.  Our Maritime campus is situated in the bustling port city of Fremantle and features world-class maritime training resources including a full mission bridge simulator, training vessels, an engineering workshop and engineering simulators. 

Set yourself up for a career in a range of maritime-related fields, including commercial fishing, marine tourism, aquaculture, deck cadet and ship’s captain.

Plan your study pathway in aerospace, maritime and logistics


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National ID State ID Title Qualification level Study mode Campus
S0088P S0088P AMPA Coxswain External
Short Course Full Time
Part Time
Fremantle
coxswain, vessel, near costal, seafarer, ocean, ship, boat

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)

2020 Dates:

This course runs for 1.5 days on the following dates.

  • Term 4, starts 23 November
  • Term 4, starts 7 December

2021 Dates:

  • Term 1, starts 8 March
  • Term 2, starts 21 June
  • Term 3, starts 30 August
  • Term 4, starts 6 December

Course cost:

$875.00

S0090P S0090P AMPA MEDII External
Short Course Part Time
Fremantle
vessel, maritime, seafarer, boat, ship, AMPA, MEDII

This course is for people wanting to be a chief marine engineer or second marine engineer. 

The National Standard for Commercial Vessels (NSCV) Part D—Crew Competencies requires that a seafarer pass a final AMPA assessment prior to the issue of a certificate of competency. The AMPA is a practical assessment of o the appropriate operational skills and knowledge, and knowledge of Australian maritime legislation.

Refer to the following information for the AMSA Mandated Practical Assessment (AMPA)

2020 Dates:

Each course runs for 1.5 days on the following dates.

  • Term 4, starts 23 November
  • Term 4, starts 7 December

2021 Dates:

  • Term 1, starts 8 March
  • Term 2, starts 21 June
  • Term 3, starts 30 August
  • Term 4, starts 6 December

Course cost:

$875.00

 

S0089P S0089P AMPA Master Under 24m External
Short Course Part Time
Fremantle
seafarer, ocean, ship, boat, coxswain, vessel, maritime

This course is for people wanting to Master on commercial vessels less than 24 metres.

The National Standard for Commercial Vessels (NSCV) Part D—Crew Competencies requires that a seafarer pass a final assessment prior to the issue of a certificate of competency. 

The AMPA is the practical assessment of the appropriate operational skills and knowledge, and knowledge of Australian maritime legislation. 

Refer to the AMSA website for the AMSA Mandated Practical Assessment (AMPA).  

2020 Dates:

This course runs for 1.5 days on the following dates.

  • Term 4, starts 23 November
  • Term 4, starts 7 December

2021 Dates:

  • Term 1, starts 8 March
  • Term 2, starts 21 June
  • Term 3, starts 30 August
  • Term 4, starts 6 December

Course cost:

$875.00

S0159P S0159P Advanced Training for Chemical Tanker Cargo Operations
Short Course Part Time
Fremantle
tanker, safety, SMT0160,

This advanced training course is for Masters, Chief Engineers and Chief Mates and provides candidates with the skills and knowledge to meet the relevant AMSA requirements for:

  • STCW Reg V/1-1 and Code Section A-V/1-1, paragraph 3, Table A-V/1-1-3 |
  • STCW Reg V/1-1 and Code Section A-V/1-1, paragraph 2 Table A-V/1-1-2.

Please note you must hold the following prerequisites for entry onto this course and evidence must be provided upon first day of class:

  • STCW Advanced Fire Fighting Certificate 
  • STCW Oil and Chemical Tanker Familiarisation Certificate 

This course is approved by AMSA for the issuance of the following certificate upon successful completion of the course:

  • Advanced Training for Chemical Tanker Operations  meeting the requirements of STCW Reg V/1-1 and Code Section A-V/1-1, paragraph 3, Table A-V/1-1-3
  • Advanced Training for Oil Tanker Operations  meeting the requirements of STCW Reg V/1-1 and Code Section A-V/1-1, paragraph 2 Table A-V/1-1-2

2020 & 2021 dates:

This course runs for 5 days at Fremantle campus starting on the following dates.

  • 7 September 2020
  • 30 November 2020
  • 12 April 2021

Course Cost: $2000

S0204P S0204P Advanced Training for Liquified Gas Tanker Cargo Operations
Short Course Part Time
Fremantle
Advanced, Training, Liquefied, Gas, Tanker, Cargo, Operations,

This course is for Masters, Chief Engineers and Chief Mates and provides you with the skills and knowledge to meet AMSA requirements for STCW Reg V/1-2 and Code Section A-V/1-2, paragraph 2, Table A-V/1-2-1.

Please note you must hold the following prerequisites for entry into this course and evidence must be provided upon the first day of class:

  • STCW Advanced Fire Fighting Certificate 
  • STCW Gas Tanker Familiarisation Certificate

This course is approved by AMSA for the issuance of the following certificate upon successful completion of the course:

  • Advanced Training for Liquefied Gas Tanker Cargo Operations (AMSA approved), meeting the requirements of STCW Reg V/1-2 and Code Section A-V/1-2, paragraph 2, Table A-V/1-2-1

2020 dates:

Each course runs for 5 days from these start dates.

  • Term 4, starts 7 December

2021 dates:

  • Term 2, starts 19 April
  • Term 4, starts 6 December

Course cost:

$2,000.00

S0024P S0024P Advanced Training for Oil Tanker Cargo Operations
Short Course Part Time
Fremantle

This course is for Masters, Chief Engineers and Chief Mates and provides candidates with the skills and knowledge to meet AMSA requirements for Table A-V/1-1-3 and STCW Reg V/1-1 and Code Section A-V/1-1, paragraph 2 Table A-V/1-1-2.

Please note:

You must hold the following prerequisites for entry onto this course and evidence must be provided upon first day of class: 

  • STCW Advanced Fire Fighting Certificate  
  • STCW Oil and Chemical Tanker Familiarisation Certificate  

This course is  approved by AMSA for the issuance of the following certificate upon successful completion of the course: 

Advanced Training for Oil Tanker Operations meeting the requirements of STCW Reg V/1-1 and Code Section A-V/1-1, paragraph 2 Table A-V/1-1-2 

2021 dates:

  • Term 2, starts 12 April
  • Term 4, starts 29 November

Course Cost: 

$2,000.00  
 

MEA20418-AB67 AB67 Aeroskills (Aeroskills Mechanical Pre-apprenticeship)
Certificate II Full Time
Jandakot
aeroskills, planes, air, flying, engineering, avionics, aircraft, plane, aeroplane, aeroskills, MEA40610, AME Licensing, Airport Management, Airline Operations, Ground Handling, Aeronautics, Flying, Aircraft Maintenance, Part 147, Maintenance Training Organisation, aerospace, aa61, mea20415, Aerospace, Maritime and Logistics, Aircraft Maintenance, Aircraft technician, aircraft mechanic, aeroplane technician, aeroplane mechanic, helicopter technician, helicopter mechanic, aviation technician, flight engineer, aviation engineer, aeronautical engineer, aeronautical engineering technician, pre-app, pre-apprenticeship, preap, preapp, pre ap, pre app, pre apprenticeship, preapprenticeship, avionics, structures, mechanical, CASA, CASA 147, CASR 147, ab67, mea20418,

Do you want a career in aviation and don't know where to start?

This Qualification is being replaced, new students should apply for the replacement qualification MEA20418 AB67 - Certificate II in Aeroskills (Aeroskills Mechanical Pre-apprenticeship)

When you complete the Certificate II in Aeroskills you open the door to a career in aviation maintenance, working on the advanced technology that flies 8 million people across the world every day, and is a great pathway into an apprenticeship and a Certificate IV in Aeroskills.

The Certificate II in Aeroskills course is designed to deliver both theoretical and practical knowledge enabling you to gain a solid foundation of both the knowledge and skills required to enter into an aviation maintenance career.

The fields of study include; aircraft airframe construction, aircraft hydraulic and pneumatic systems, aircraft mechanical control systems, maintenance of mechanical components or parts, aircraft avionic fundamentals, aviation industry regulation and standards, aviation maintenance documentation, Work, Safety and Health practices in aviation.

In the workshop, you will learn both manufacturing hand skills and the basic skills relating to the inspection and maintenance of various aircraft components. .

Aerospace Training Centre

South Metro TAFE's AeroSpace Training Centre is the largest provider in WA offering training in aircraft maintenance and aviation. Our lecturers have diverse industry backgrounds including international licensed aircraft maintenance engineers, airline transport pilots, airport managers, flight instructors, cabin crew training managers, emergency procedures instructors, RAAF maintenance supervisors, as well as military and commercial aviators and managers.

The fully equipped hangar of the AeroSpace Training Centre at Jandakot Airport has various aircraft engines, workshop stations, computer facilities, a flight simulator, and a number of aircraft including our own Boeing 737.

MEA40618 BDW5 Aeroskills (Avionics)
Certificate IV Apprenticeship
Part Time
Jandakot
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Are you looking for an in-demand career looking after the world's most advanced technology?

When you complete the Certificate IV in Aeroskills (Avionics) you will be looking at an exciting career working on aircraft large and small as an aviation maintenance engineer. Aircraft maintenance is a key skills growth area and your qualifications are in demand worldwide.

You will learn how to repair, overhaul, test and troubleshoot all manner of aircraft electrical and electronic aircraft systems. This may include instrument and communications systems, power-distribution systems, autopilot and integrated flight systems, and environmental control systems.

The Certificate IV in Aeroskills (Avionics) is an apprenticeship: you must be employed by an appropriate organisation to study. Please see the Apprenticeships section for more information.

Aerospace Training Centre

South Metropolitan TAFE's AeroSpace Training Centre is the largest provider in WA offering training in aircraft maintenance and aviation. Our lecturers have diverse industry backgrounds including international licensed aircraft maintenance engineers, airline transport pilots, airport managers, flight instructors, cabin crew training managers, emergency procedures instructors, RAAF maintenance supervisors, as well as military and commercial aviators and managers.

The fully equipped hangar of the AeroSpace Training Centre at Jandakot Airport has various aircraft engines, workshop stations, computer facilities, a flight simulator, and a number of aircraft including our own Boeing 737.

MEA40718 BDW1 Aeroskills (Mechanical)
Certificate IV Apprenticeship
Part Time
Jandakot
P000000, P000001, aeroskills, planes, air, flying, engineering, avionics, aircraft, plane, aeroplane, avp0, avpo, mea40715, TAFE13, Aerospace, Maritime and Logistics, Aircraft Maintenance, apprenticeship

Are you looking for an in-demand career looking after the world's most advanced technology?

When you complete the Certificate IV in Aeroskills (Mechanical) you will be looking at an exciting career working on aircraft large and small as an aviation maintenance engineer. Aircraft maintenance is a key skills growth area and your qualifications are in demand worldwide.

You will learn how to repair, overhaul, test and troubleshoot all manner of aircraft mechanical systems. This may include the testing of equipment and ground support equipment and troubleshooting faults, use of computers to obtain maintenance data and to complete documentation, interpreting wiring diagrams and system schematics, removal and installation of aircraft components, and reading drawings relating to maintenance activities.

The Certificate IV in Aeroskills (Mechanical) is an apprenticeship: you must be employed by an appropriate organisation to study. Please see the Apprenticeships section for more information.

Aerospace Training Centre

South Metropolitan TAFE's AeroSpace Training Centre is the largest provider in WA offering training in aircraft maintenance and aviation. Our lecturers have diverse industry backgrounds including international licensed aircraft maintenance engineers, airline transport pilots, airport managers, flight instructors, cabin crew training managers, emergency procedures instructors, RAAF maintenance supervisors, as well as military and commercial aviators and managers.

The fully equipped hangar of the AeroSpace Training Centre at Jandakot Airport has various aircraft engines, workshop stations, computer facilities, a flight simulator, and a number of aircraft including our own Boeing 737.

SFI20119 BEI8 Aquaculture
Certificate II Full Time
Fremantle
Aquaculture, fish farming, molluscs, crustaceans, W984, on line, seafood, seafood industry, maritime, marine, aquaculture training, sfi20119, fish

Are you looking to join a school of fish lovers?

This qualification is the crucial first step towards an exciting career in aquaculture. This course provides students with a range of core skills and knowledge relevant to working in the aquaculture industry. Graduates go on to further studies or working in a range on environments including onshore aquaculture facilities, offshore culture facilities and the ornamental fish industry.

Gain the following skills and knowledge:

  • Handling and harvesting stock,
  • Preparing stock for live transport,
  • Monitoring stock and environmental conditions,
  • Producing algal cultures, and
  • Working effectively in the seafood industry

Aquaculture is a fast-growing industry. In fact, The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) issued a report in 2018 stating that ‘aquaculture is fastest growing food production sector worldwide’. Typical entry-level jobs for those holding Certificate II include:

  • Australian and overseas aquaculture farms
  • Hatcheries and nurseries   
  • Live post-harvest holding facilities, such as processing plants, wholesalers or 
  • Transporters, pet shops, public aquaria, zoos or other facilities with aquatic animals 

Study Modes

This course is offered fulltime classroom based in semester one, and offered via blended, flexible delivery in both semester one and two.  This enables remote students or students with other commitments to pursue their passion for aquaculture. Flexible delivery includes 2.5 weeks of compulsory practical classes on campus.

Study in a specialised facility in the maritime heart of Fremantle:

Fremantle campus features extensive salt and freshwater aquaculture facilities, and experienced staff which offers plenty of relevant hands-on opportunities. Our staff have involved students in the culture and applied research projects of many marine and freshwater organisms over the last two decades including species such as abalone, dhufish, yellowtail kingfish, marron and barramundi.

SFI50119 BEJ2 Aquaculture
VET Student Loans (VSL)
Diploma Full Time
Fremantle
Aquaculture, fish, farming, finfish, culture, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatic, organisms, water, operations, hatchery, seafood, fishing, seafood, marketing, technichan, processing, breeding, research, fingerlings, farmed, larviculture, W990, Aerospace, Marine, SFI50111, directapp

This higher level qualification will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to manage the operations of fish farms, marine farms and hatcheries. It is suitable for students that hold a certificate 3 in aquaculture or have substantial aquaculture industry experience.

You will learn skills in:

  • Developing and implementing a breeding strategy
  • Planning ecologically sustainable practices
  • Biosecurity
  • Managing stock health
  • Developing a stock production plan and
  • Managing an aquaculture research trial. 

You will also learn skills in planning and designing a water supply and disposal system, and stock culture systems and structures. You will learn the skills necessary to supervise and manage staff.

The environments in which our graduates work include:

  • aquaculture farms or fishout/put-and-take operations
  • hatcheries and nurseries
  • live post-harvest holding facilities, such as processing plants, wholesalers or transporters
  • pet shops, public aquaria, zoos or other facilities with aquatic animals

Prospective students should have already achieved, SFI30111 Certificate III in Aquaculture before applying for entry into this qualification.

SFI30119-AB85 AB85 Aquaculture (Diving Operations)
Certificate III Full Time
Fremantle
Aquaculture, farming, crustaceans, molluscs, aqua farms,W986, hatchery, seafood, fish, stocks, culture, scuba, diving, outboard, motors, breeding, harvesting, Marine, sfi30111

Are you looking to join a school of fish lovers?

This course is ideal for those looking to expand on the skills and knowledge they gained in Certificate II in Aquaculture. It also comes packed with opportunities to upskill with either boating or diving skills. While a solid foundation in aquatic science is essential, the aquaculture sector prefers to hire staff with additional boating and/or diving qualifications.

You will gain the following knowledge and skills:

  • Care for and maintain fish stocks, culture and holding environments 
  • Installing or constructing stock culture or holding structures and other allied structures
  • Assessing and controlling biosecurity and stock health and treating aquatic stock for diseases
  • Monitoring and maintaining water quality
  • Co-ordinating feeding activities, handling and harvesting operations for aquatic stock
  • Operating high technology water treatment components
  • Implementing emergency procedures, occupational health and safety policies and guidelines

Further skills from the maritime industry

Open Water and Advanced Diving Skill Sets (PADI)
  • Basics of Scuba diving (Open Water)
  • Increase your diving skills and confidence in the water with lots of ocean diving activities
  • Gain more experience in deep diving, and night diving (Advanced)

Accredited diving skills are strongly encouraged for anyone wishing to work in the offshore aquaculture industry.

Specialist facilities in the maritime heart of Fremantle

Our Fremantle campus features a working aquaculture facility with hatchery tanks and filtration systems and is within convenient walking distance to the fishing industry in Fremantle. Our lecturers have a strong relationship with the Australian Centre for Applied Aquaculture Research (ACAAR) in the neighbouring facility.

SFI30119-AB86 AB86 Aquaculture (Vessel Operations)
Certificate III Full Time
Fremantle
Aquaculture, farming, crustaceans, molluscs, aqua farms,W986, hatchery, seafood, fish, stocks, culture, scuba, diving, outboard, motors, breeding, harvesting, Marine, sfi30111

Are you looking to join a school of fish lovers?

This course is ideal for those looking to expand on the skills and knowledge they gained in Certificate II in Aquaculture. It also comes packed with opportunities to upskill with either boating or diving skills. While a solid foundation in aquatic science is essential, the aquaculture sector prefers to hire staff with additional boating and/or diving qualifications.  

You will gain the following knowledge and skills:

  • Care for and maintain fish stocks, culture and holding environments 
  • Installing or constructing stock culture or holding structures and other allied structures
  • Assessing and controlling biosecurity and stock health and treating aquatic stock for diseases
  • Monitoring and maintaining water quality
  • Co-ordinating feeding activities, handling and harvesting operations for aquatic stock
  • Operating high technology water treatment components
  • Implementing emergency procedures, occupational health and safety policies and guidelines

Further skills from the maritime industry

Certificate II in Maritime Operations (Coxswain Grade 1 Near Coastal)
  • Commanding and operating a vessel less than 12 metres long with unlimited outboard engine propulsion, or inboard engines less than 100 kilowatts

Coxswain's can gain employment in the small vessel sector in commercial workboats, aquaculture, fisheries and tourism.

Specialist facilities in the maritime heart of Fremantle

Our Fremantle campus features a working aquaculture facility with hatchery tanks and filtration systems and is within convenient walking distance to the fishing industry in Fremantle. Our lecturers have a strong relationship with the Australian Centre for Applied Aquaculture Research (ACAAR) in the neighbouring facility.

AVI50119 BES4 Aviation (Aviation Management)
VET Student Loans (VSL)
Diploma Full Time
Jandakot
aviation, management, azt5, avi50616, Airport, Aerodrome, Manager

Take to the skies in a management role

Prepare for a role in aviation management by lerning how to perform ground operations duties in support of commercial or Defence aviation flight operations.

Learn to apply technical and non-technical aviation skills and knowledge in support of a wide range of aerodrome and air transport operations with autonomy, judgement and defined responsibility in known or changing contexts within broad but established parameters.

Gain these skills:

  • passenger, charter, cargo, emergency service and government operations

 

AVI40219 BES3 Aviation (Aviation Supervision)
Certificate IV Full Time
Jandakot
Aeronautics, aviation, aircraft, airport, aeroskills, MEA40610, AME, Licensing, Management, Airline, Operations, Ground, Handling, Aeronautics, Flying, Part 147, Maintenance, aerospace, s636, avi40408, a111111, azr5, avi40216

Are you ready to take-off into the airport or airline industry?

When you complete the Certificate IV in Aviation (Aviation Supervision) you will be on your way to a career managing the ground operations of an airport: aircraft refuelling, customer relations, aircraft marshalling and other ground services. Gain the technical and non-technical aviation skills to operate with autonomy and judgement and to take limited responsibility in operations.

Gain these skills:

  • aviation safety
  • airport environmental control
  • airline and airport operations supervision
  • coordinate accident and emergency procedures
  • identify and respond to health, safety and security issues
  • communicate effectively in the airline and airport working environment
  • operational procedures in the modern aviation industry
  • using technology and processing documents
  • effectively deal with customers

You will gain valuable industry workplace exposure to airport and airline operations, as well as experience in an aviation environment within our fully equipped aircraft hangar facility.

This course has been developed in partnership with the aviation industry, and provides you with a professional, non-flying pathway to an exciting career in aviation.

Previous graduates of this course have found employment with both international and regional airports and within the broader aviation industry.

Aerospace Training Centre

South Metropolitan TAFE's AeroSpace Training Centre is the largest provider in WA offering training in aircraft maintenance and aviation. Our lecturers have diverse industry backgrounds including international licensed aircraft maintenance engineers, airline transport pilots, airport managers, flight instructors, cabin crew training managers, emergency procedures instructors, RAAF maintenance supervisors, as well as military and commercial aviators and managers.

The fully equipped hangar of the AeroSpace Training Centre at Jandakot Airport has various aircraft engines, workshop stations, computer facilities, a flight simulator, and a number of aircraft including our own Boeing 737.

AVI30219 BER6 Aviation (Cabin Crew)
Certificate III Full Time
Jandakot
Aeronautics, aviation, aircraft, pilot, airport, aeroskills, MEA40610, AME Licensing, Airport Management, Airline Operations, Ground Handling, Flying, Aircraft Maintenance, Part 147, Maintenance Training Organisation, aerospace, s627, avi30208, Maritime and Logistics, Aviation Ground Operations, azs9, avi30116

Are you ready to let your dreams soar?

When you complete the Certificate III in Aviation (Cabin Crew) you will be recruitment-ready for an exciting career as a flight attendant or cabin crew member.

You will gain valuable experience and skills in emergency response drills, first aid, responsible service of alcohol, teamwork and customer service, and preparation for cabin duties. You will gain confidence in dealing with difficult passengers on an aircraft with crew member security training.

This course is specifically designed for those seeking an exciting career as a cabin crew member (flight attendant). This course has been developed in conjunction with commercial airlines and experienced cabin crew training managers to meet current aviation standards and will thoroughly prepare you to be successful in the airline industry.

South Metropolitan TAFE has a Boeing 737 which will be used for the majority of your practical training. The fun begins with practical exercises such as evacuating down a slide, simulated cabin fires with a smoke machine, firefighting, ditching and life raft training. You will have hands on instruction in the full-length cabin with business and economy class seating, fully operational galleys, cabin service equipment and PA system.

Graduates of this course have successfully gained employment with both regional and international airlines as cabin crew members. Students should also be fit and healthy in order to successfully complete the airlines emergency procedure training. A prerequisite for the course is the ability to swim a minimum of 50 metres, unaided and fully clothed. Students must provide a swimming certificate in order to demonstrate they meet the prerequisite and can therefore participate in the water training exercises.

Aerospace Training Centre

South Metropolitan TAFE's AeroSpace Training Centre is the largest provider in WA offering training in aircraft maintenance and aviation. Our lecturers have diverse industry backgrounds including international licensed aircraft maintenance engineers, airline transport pilots, airport managers, flight instructors, cabin crew training managers, emergency procedures instructors, RAAF maintenance supervisors, as well as military and commercial aviators and managers.

The fully equipped hangar of the AeroSpace Training Centre at Jandakot Airport has various aircraft engines, workshop stations, computer facilities, a flight simulator, and a number of aircraft including our own Boeing 737.

AVI50219 BET0 Aviation (Commercial Pilot Licence - Aeroplane)
VET Student Loans (VSL)
Diploma Full Time
Jandakot
Aeronautics, aviation, aircraft, pilot, airport, aeroskills, MEA40610, AME, Licensing, Management, Airline, Operations, Ground, Handling, Flying, 3705, 52647wa, TAFE13, ayw1, avi50215, Commercial, Licence, CPL, Aeroplane, CASA, Flight, training, directapp

Do you have sky-high ambition to be a commercial pilot?

Gain the skills and knowledge to become a commercial pilot.  Learn how to perform normal and emergency commercial pilot duties to work in commercial aviation flight operations.

Learn to apply technical and non-technical aviation skills and knowledge to a wide range of air transport operations, including passenger, charter and cargo operations with autonomy, judgement and defined responsibility in known or changing contexts and within broad but established parameters.

AVI50319 BET5 Aviation (Commercial Pilot Licence - Helicopter)
Diploma Full Time
Jandakot
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Reach new heights as a commercial helicopter pilot

Gain the skills and knowledge to become a commercial helicopter pilot. Learn how to perform normal and emergency commercial pilot duties to work in commercial or defence aviation flight operations.

Flight crew duties include applying technical and non-technical aviation skills and knowledge to a wide range of air transport operations, including passenger, charter and cargo operations.

Individuals working at this level will apply knowledge and skills to demonstrate autonomy, judgement and defined responsibility in known or changing contexts and within broad but established parameters.

This qualification forms some of the requirements for certification as a commercial pilot by the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) as directed by Civil Aviation Safety Regulation (CASR) Part 61 Flight crew licensing. People seeking certification should check these requirements with CASA.

The Diploma of Aviation (Commercial Pilot Licence – Helicopter) requires a significant commitment from learners to enrol into this qualification in terms of the cost and also in the time and dedication required to complete the course. As such, South Metropolitan TAFE wants to ensure that the right candidates are enrolled in this course that are committed and are fully informed regarding the career outcome.

Prior to entry into this qualification, applicants must:

  • Be over the age of 18 years to commence Commercial Pilot Training
  • Hold a current Class 1 medical or equivalent in accordance with CASA licencing requirements
  • Must hold a current Aviation Security Identification (ASIC)
  • Must have completed the CASA Aviation English assessment
  • Hold a Unique Student Identifier number
  • Must attend a South Metropolitan TAFE information briefing session
  • Must achieve a pass grade in the pre-entry aptitude assessment

Information relating to the dates and times of the pre-entry assessment and briefing sessions will be sent on application.

S0107P S0107P Engineering Revalidation Part C
Short Course Part Time
Fremantle
AMSA, master, revalidation, part a, part b, part c

If you hold an engineering certificate of competency you should apply to us to revalidate your certificate before it expires, if it has not been suspended or revoked. Whether your certificate is valid, or has expired, the revalidation requirements are the same.

Refer to the AMSA website for further information on revalidation.

Revalidation PART B, common to Masters and Deck Officers:

  • Engine and Boiler developments
  • Current technologies
  • Electrical Practical requirements including HV revision 
  • Review of leadership and management skills
  • Review of recent incidents relevant to engineers

Please note: All revalidation courses have the option for Part A delivered two weeks prior to start of the revalidation course Part C.

2020 dates:

This course is delivered 5 day's on-campus, starting on the below dates.

  • Term 4, starts 16 November

2021 dates:

  • Term 1, starts 8 March
  • Term 2, starts 31 May
  • Term 3, starts 30 August
  • Term 4, starts 15 November

Course cost:

$2,100.00

SFI20219 BEI4 Fishing Operations
Certificate II Full Time
Fremantle
fishing and marine studies, deckhand, general hand, skipper, W985, Aerospace, Maritime and Logistics, Fishing Operations, fish, SFI20211, boat

Are you ready to start a career working in fishing for seafood?

Become a deckhand in the fishing industry with this pathway course to commercial fishing, operating tourist or charter boats, work boats, ferries and dive boats.

Gain these skills:

  • operation of fishing gear and equipment
  • processing and temperature control of fishing harvests
  • cleaning and maintenance of equipment and vessels
  • handling, harvesting and sorting by catch

 

Specialist facilities in the maritime heart of Fremantle

Fremantle campus is our maritime campus, where students are surrounded by the maritime and commercial fishing industry, and have access to a variety of vessels to develop practical experience. 

GAA43 GAA43 Follow Vessel Security Procedures Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Fremantle
Security, awareness, maritime, wg409, sat, wh831, marf003, gaa43

Under the Manila Amendments to the STCW Convention, it is now mandatory for all seafarers to possess knowledge related to security awareness, before engaging on board a vessel, and to undergo security related training. This course meets the requirements of Regulation V1/6 of the STCW Convention as amended.

  • Maritime security terms and definitions, including elements that may relate to piracy and armed robbery
  • International maritime security policy and responsibilities of governments, companies and persons
  • Maritime security levels and their impact on security measures and procedures aboard ship and in port facilities
  • Security reporting procedures and security related contingency plans
  • Techniques used to circumvent security measures
  • Recognition of potential security threats, including piracy and armed robbery
  • Recognition of weapons, dangerous substances and devices, and awareness of the damage they can cause
  • Handling of security related information and communications
  • Training, drill and exercise requirements under the relevant conventions, codes and IMO circulars, including those relevant to anti-piracy and anti-robbery

2021 dates:

  • Semester 1, starts 21 June
  • Semester 2, starts 6 December

Course fee:

$575.00

S0162P S0162P GMDSS Revalidation
Short Course Part Time
Fremantle
S0335, GMDSS, revalidation, global, marine, distress, satellite, signal, GOC,

GMDSS (Global Maritime Distress and Safety System)

This course is structured on a combination of theory and practical exercises using both ‘live to air’ equipment and simulations. It is delivered by fully qualified and accredited lecturers with deck officer or radio officer experience.

This course is for Master and Chief Mates and provides candidates with the skills and knowledge to meet Australian Maritime Safety Authority requirements of Marine Order 70 (Seafarer Certification) 2014, Section25A. 

Please note you must hold the following prerequisites for entry onto this course and evidence must be provided upon first day of class:

  • STCW GMDSS Certificate 

This course is  approved by AMSA for the issuance of the following certificate upon successful completion of the course:

  • GMDSS Radio Operators – STCW Code Table A-IV/2

2020 Dates:

Each course runs for 4 days starting on these dates:

  • Term 3, starts 26 October

2021 Dates:

  • Term 1, starts 15 February
  • Term 2, starts 10 May
  • Term 3, starts 9 August
  • Term 4, starts 25 October

Course cost:

$1,975.00

HLTSS00067 AE113 Infection control Skill Set (Transport and Logistics)
Free
Infection control
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Self Paced
Rockingham

Learn to control COVID-19 related infection in transport and logistics

In these unprecedented times, new regulations need workers to manage infection control while in the supply chain of essential goods and services.

Skills can be applied to transport and logistics industry needs such as offices, depots, customer sites, roadside service areas, service centres, distribution centres, client workplaces, commercial buildings, residential buildings, vehicles including public transport vehicles, and yards and storage facilities.  

Gain these skills:

  • Introduction to Infection Control
  • Chain of Infection and Disease Transmission
  • Breaking the Chain of Infection
  • Contamination and Cleaning
  • Hazards, Risks, Responsibilities and Reporting

Maintain your ability to work safely and within government requirements; or, prepare your business for compliance by including your staff in training, raising their capability in ensuring the safety of staff and customers in your workplace.

Interested in non-transport and logistics infection control skills?

We have specific courses for selected industries, tailored to the infection control needs of those industries. Find out more by using the links to the other course pages below:

  • General skill set
  • Retail skill set
  • Food handling skill set
       

Requirements of the course

This course includes both online study and on-campus assessment.

online_CD.pngOnce enrolled, you will receive information about how to login to our eCampus and you will need to complete a literacy and numeracy quiz to show you can study the course online. Your study will involve accessing content online for 5 study modules, followed by a series of online quiz assessments to test your knowledge.

on-campus_CD.pngWhen you finish your online study, there is a compulsory requirement to attend a practical demonstration and assessment session.

 

Help for using our online enrolment:

See our guide for enrolling using our online system
   
   

smt_skillsready_txt.png This course can help you get ready for your first job, or re-skill quickly for jobs that are available as WA's economy recovers. This course is absolutely free for anyone to study. Find out more

TLI21815 AWU3 Logistics
Certificate II Part Time
Jandakot
Warehousing, logistics, transport, stock, despatch, dispatch, w919, tli21810, Aerospace, Maritime, a111111, awu3, tli21815, directapp

Do you want a globally relevant career in an industry that forms the backbone of the Australian economy?

When you complete the Certificate II in Logistics you will have what it takes to launch a career in an industry that moves everything, as store personnel, forklift driver, or warehouse operator.

You will gain skills and knowledge about occupational health and safety, dangerous goods, purchasing and procurement, contract negotiation, warehousing, inventory control, safety management and workplace occupational health and safety, quality procedures, environmentally sustainable work practices, and customer service.

This course is ideal for new entrants to the transport and logistics industry. This may include already employed junior staff members, currently unqualified staff, or those looking to enter the industry.

Ask us today about the dual pathway that gives you significant course credit in the Certificate II in Warehousing Operations.

On completion you will earn the Certificate II in Logistics, and may also receive course credit and priority placement into our higher level qualifications.

An elective for this qualification is License to Operate a Forklift Truck. This license, combined with this qualification is highly sought after in many organisations.

TLI32416 AZQ5 Logistics
Online
Certificate III Part Time
Self Paced
Traineeship
Workplace
Jandakot
Warehousing, logistics, transport, stock, w931, tli32410, Aerospace, a111111, azq5, tli32416, traineeship, forklift, directapp, online

Do you want a globally relevant career in an industry that forms the backbone of the Australian economy?

When you complete the Certificate III in Logistics, you will have what it takes to advance your career in warehousing, transport and logistics, as a team leader, warehouse operator, inventory controller, or fleet controller.

You will gain skills and knowledge about occupational health and safety, dangerous goods, purchasing and procurement, contract negotiation, warehousing, inventory control, safety management and workplace occupational health and safety, quality procedures, environmentally sustainable work practices, and customer service.

Ask us today about the dual pathway that gives you significant course credit in the Certificate III in Warehousing Operations.

On completion you will earn the Certificate III in Logistics, and may also receive course credit and priority placement into our higher level qualifications.

You will gain skills in the areas of safety management, workplace occupational health and safety, use inventory systems for stocktaking, team leading, staff induction, handling dangerous goods, customer service, receiving and despatching goods, data entry, and managing basic financial transactions and documents.

An elective for this qualification is License to Operate a Forklift Truck. This license, combined with this qualification is highly sought after in many organisations.

TLI42016 AZR2 Logistics
Online
Certificate IV Part Time
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
Self Paced
Jandakot
Warehousing, logistics, transport, stock, w940, tli2010, a111111, azr2, tli42016, traineeship, directapp, online

Do you want a globally relevant management career in an industry that forms the backbone of the Australian economy?

When you complete the Certificate IV in Logistics, you will have what it takes to handle a supervisory career in supply chain management, as a team leader, distribution centre manager, contract manager, or logistics supervisor.

You will gain skills in the areas of analysing and evaluating work practices, develop workplace procedures, team leadership, monitoring workplace statistics, managing hazards and risks, monitoring suppliers, staff induction and guidance.

Ask us today about the dual pathway that gives you significant course credit in the Certificate IV in Warehousing Operations.

On completion you will earn the Certificate IV in Logistics, and may also receive course credit and priority placement into our higher level qualifications.

An elective for this qualification is License to Operate a Forklift Truck. This license, combined with this qualification is highly sought after in many organisations.

TLI50415 AWR5 Logistics
VET Student Loans (VSL)
Diploma Part Time
Traineeship
Workplace
Fremantle
Jandakot
logistics, W942, resource, contract, procurement, safety, warehousing, road, transport, rail, stevedoring, Aerospace, Maritime, a111111, awr5, tli50415, directapp

This qualification provides for the integrated management of logistics.  Successful completion will require the self-directed application of knowledge and skills, with substantial depth in areas where judgement is required in planning and selecting appropriate equipment, services and techniques. It may include participation in teams, including those concerned with planning and evaluation functions.  This course is offered on campus. This course is offered part-time at South Metropolitan TAFE, over 2 semesters which equates to 12 months study.

AE145 AE145 Logistics and Warehousing Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Self Paced
Thornlie
SkillsReady

Get a career on the move and drive a forklift!  

Learn the skills to prepare for a career in warehousing, transport or logistics and get your forklift licence. 

This skill set will give you an introduction to working as store personnel, a forklift driver, or warehouse operator. 

You will learn how to operate and drive a forklift and carry out deliveries and shift materials safely. 

Gain the skills to: 

  • Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures  
  • Carry out delivery operations 
  • Shift materials safely using manual handling methods 
  • Operate a forklift (including the licence to operate a forklift truck)    
     

Requirements of the course:

This course includes both online study and on-campus assessment.

online_CD.pngOnce enrolled, you will receive information about how to login to our eCampus and instructions for getting started studying this course online.

 

on-campus_CD.pngWhen you finish your online study, there is a compulsory requirement to attend a practical demonstration and assessment session.


  

smt_skillsready_txt.png This course can help you get ready for your first job, or re-skill quickly for jobs that are available as WA's economy recovers. This course is free for 15 to 24 year olds; or those who are receiving JobSeeker, JobKeeper, Youth Allowance, AUSTUDY or ABSTUDY payments; or concession cardholders. If you’re not eligible, you can pay the course fee to gain these skills and become highly employable. See the full eligibility list in the important information tab below. Find out more about the initiative

AE157 AE157 Logistics and Warehousing Skill Set (Fee Free)
Free
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Self Paced
Thornlie
SkillsReady

Get a career on the move and drive a forklift!  

Learn the skills to prepare for a career in warehousing, transport or logistics and get your forklift licence. 

This skill set will give you an introduction to working as store personnel, a forklift driver, or warehouse operator. 

You will learn how to operate and drive a forklift and carry out deliveries and shift materials safely. 

Gain the skills to: 

  • Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures  
  • Carry out delivery operations 
  • Shift materials safely using manual handling methods 
  • Operate a forklift (including the licence to operate a forklift truck) 
        

Requirements of the course:

This course includes both online study and on-campus assessment.

online_CD.pngOnce enrolled, you will receive information about how to login to our eCampus and instructions for getting started studying this course online.

 

on-campus_CD.pngWhen you finish your online study, there is a compulsory requirement to attend a practical demonstration and assessment session.

 

smt_skillsready_txt.png This course can help you get ready for your first job, or re-skill quickly for jobs that are available as WA's economy recovers. This course is free for 15 to 24 year olds; or those who are receiving JobSeeker, JobKeeper, Youth Allowance, AUSTUDY or ABSTUDY payments; or concession cardholders. If you’re not eligible, you can pay the course fee to gain these skills and become highly employable. See the full eligibility list in the important information tab below. Find out more about the initiative

GAA45 GAA45 Manage Firefighting and Fire Prevention Activities on Board a Vessel Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Fremantle
wg420, fire, fighting, p000000, p000012, wh839, marf011, gaa45, D000001

This module is an extension of the Basic Fire Fighting unit, and is designed to extend the knowledge and skills of the student, sufficient for the person to perform effectively as a key member of an on-board command fire fighting team.

  • Management of shipboard fire prevention techniques
  • Coordination of tactical fire fighting methods
  • Use/maintenance of fire fighting equipment
  • Fire detection material

Prerequisites:

  • Students must have obtained an AMSA approved Basic Fire Fighting before attending the Advanced Fire course (please provide a copy of your Basic Fire Certificate on the first day of class)
  • AMSA requires that you have four month's break between completing the Basic Fire course and attending the Advanced Fire course. (Contact AMSA for clarification if required)

This course is  approved by AMSA for the issuance of the following certificate upon successful completion of the course:

  • Advanced Fire Fighting meeting the requirements of STCW Reg VI/3 and Code Section A-VI/3, Table A-VI/3

Please note:

  • It is a requirement that men be clean-shaven for the practical components conducted at ERGT Jandakot. Facial hair can affect the sealing capability of the face mask.

2020 Dates:

This course runs 3 days at Fremantle campus followed by 1 day practical training offsite at maritime training specialist facility, ERGT Jandakot. 

  • Term 4, starts 23 November

2021 Dates:

  • Term 1, starts 22 February
  • Term 2, starts 17 May
  • Term 3, starts 16 August
  • Term 4, starts 1 November

Course cost:

$2,340.00

 

GAA47 GAA47 Manage Provision of Medical Care On Board A Vessel Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Fremantle
wh843, medical shipmasters, maritime, marf015, GAA47

This course provides the candidate with the knowledge and skills required to take charge of a medical emergency on board ship, to seek assistance from shore based medical advisers, and carry out medical procedures as directed from shore-based medical advisers. The course is conducted entirely at Edith Cowan University Joondalup. Courses offer a combination of theory and practical sessions involving direct lectures from trained medical practitioners. This course meets the requirements of STCW and is AMSA approved.

  • Main body structure and functions 
  • Resuscitation techniques 
  • Initial patient assessment 
  • Principles of managing medical emergencies and injuries 
  • The measures for disease prevention and industrially related medical conditions 
  • Medical diagnosis of infectious diseases and other conditions which may present at sea and port 
  • Actions to take in the event of medical emergencies 
  • Management of alcohol and drug abuse 

Prerequisites:

  • AMSA approved Medical First Aid on board a vessel
  • HLDAID003 Provide First Aid Certificate
MEM30705 W242 Marine Craft Construction
Certificate III Apprenticeship
Part Time
Naval Base
Apprenticeship, engineering, ship building, ship builder, W242, MEM30705, boat

This qualification provides the skills and knowledge required by a tradesman working in marine craft construction. Training is project based and covers all aspects of the construction process from design and drawing including the use of CAD , timber construction of plugs, and composite moulds and products.  People with this qualification may work in a manufacturing or repair organisation producing a variety of marine craft from superyachts to kayaks.  

AUR30516 BAC8 Marine Mechanical Technology
Certificate III Apprenticeship
Part Time
Fremantle
bac8, aur30516, p000000, p000012, apprenticeship, marine, mechanical, technology

An apprentice Automotive Technician - Marine Light is involved in working mainly on pleasure craft with inboard or outboard motors, they can be trailer mounted and pull behind a car or moored in the river, ocean or a marina.

Gain these skills:

  • demonstrate knowledge and skills relevant to the various types of marine engines
  • adjust, test and repair engines, transmission, fuel systems, hydraulic steering systems, cooling systems, electrical systems, propellers and boat trailers
  • use testing equipment and/or refer to manufacturers' specifications and manuals - dismantle faulty assemblies, repair or replace worn or damaged parts and reassemble, adjust and test the repaired mechanism
  • perform scheduled maintenance services such as oil changes, lubrications and tune-ups - advise customers on work performed, general vessel conditions and future repair requirements
MARSS00010 AC870 Marine Radio Operator's VHF and HF Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Fremantle
marine, radio, operator, operators, mar020, marc020, aug86, p000000, p000012, D000001

This unit acts as an additional module to Coxswain and Master Under 24M. Priority of placing will be given to students undergoing this study pathway.

Minimum age 16 years.

Equipment required:

Pens and notepad 
Current passport sized photo 
For more info: please visit the AMSA website following this link, Marine Radio Qualifications

2019 Dates

There are no future dates for semester two at present
 

MAR20318 BDU0 Maritime Operations (Coxswain Grade 1 Near Coastal)
Certificate II Full Time
Fremantle
Marine, Maritime, Certificate of Competency, Master, Skipper, Mate, Marine Engineer, Marine Engine Driver, Coxswain, Pilot, fishing, marine mechanics, marine operations, maritime, marine studies, transport distribution, water operations, Restricted Coxswain, Restricted Coxswain to 8 Metres, Operate a Small Vessel, Operate a Small Costal Vessel, small commercial vessel, nautical knowledge, safety survival and fire training, radio operators certificate, Seamanship skills, Elements of shipboard Safety, ESS, Elementary First Aid, marine operations, J711, Aerospace, Maritime and Logistics, Maritime Studies, MAR20313, boat, ship, bdu0, mar20318, directapp

Coxswain's can gain employment in the small vessel sector in commercial workboats, fisheries, fishing, tourism and aquaculture.

This qualification is suitable for people who want to command and operate a vessel less than 12 metres long with unlimited outboard engine propulsion, or inboard engines less than 100 kilowatts. 

In addition to successful completion of Certificate II in Maritime Operations (Coxswain Grade 1 Near Coastal), the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) requires students to successfully complete each of the following to be issued with a new certificate of competency:

  • Be at least 16 years old
  • Meet medical and eyesight test requirements
  • Completed AMSA approved task book or have qualifying sea service
  • Short range operator certificate of proficiency, or equivalent
  • Complete an AMSA Mandated Practical Assessment (AMPA) 

Refer to the following information for the AMSA Mandated Practical Assessment (AMPA) for the Certificate II in Maritime Operations (Coxswain Grade 1 Near Coastal). People seeking certification should contact the marine regulators, Australian Maritime Safety Authority.

 

Semester 1 2021

This course starts in January, allowing students to complete their qualification by mid March. To begin, click the Semester 1 Full Time option below and apply online.

2021 Dates:

Semester 1
Main body of course: starts 4 January
Elements of Shipboard Safety: starts 2 March

Semester 2
Main body of course: starts 28 June
Elements of Shipboard Safety: starts 23 August

MAR30218 BDU7 Maritime Operations (Integrated Rating)
Certificate III Full Time
Part Time
Traineeship
Fremantle
Marine, Maritime, Competency, Master, Skipper, Mate, Engineer, Engine, Driver, Pilot, AMSA, fishing, J551, Integrated, Rating, dogging, communication, vessel, IR, MAR30113, boat, ship azo7, az07, mar30116, bdu7, mar30218, traineeship, directapp

The Integrated Rating (IR) course is an entry-level qualification to equip new entrants into the maritime industry with practical skills and knowledge in general shipboard operations of merchant ships. This course is the AMSA approved pre-sea training course required (along with the AMSA required sea service) for issuance of the AMSA Integrated Rating Certificate of Proficiency. Integrated ratings steer a vessel under the direction of the officer of the watch and work in the engine room under the direction of engineering officers.

 Integrated Ratings can be responsible for:

  • assisting with cargo operations
  • conducting engine and navigational watches
  • assisting in berthing and unberthing
  • providing general deck operational assistance and maintain documentation.
  • general servicing and maintenance of the ship and its machinery.
  • maintain cleanliness of decks and structures
  • steering the ship under supervision
  • splicing ropes and wires.

In addition to successful completion of the Certificate III in Maritime Operations (Integrated Rating), the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) requires students to successfully complete each of the following to be issued with a new certificate of competency:

  • Meet medical requirements
  • Completed qualifying sea service time, refer to AMSA requirements for more details
  • Hold an approved steering Certificate

Refer to the following information provided on the AMSA website Opens in a new window for further details. 

 

2021 Dates:

This course runs for 10 weeks, 5 days a week starting on the following dates.

  • Semester 1, week commencing 1 February
  • Semester 2, week commencing 19 July
MAR40518 BDU5 Maritime Operations (Marine Engine Driver Grade 1 Near Coastal)
Certificate IV Full Time
Fremantle
Marine, Maritime, Certificate, Competency, Master, Skipper, Mate, Engineer, Engine, Driver, Coxswain, Pilot, MED 1, MED Grade 1, Coastal, J716, MAR40513, boat, ship, bdu5, mar40518, directapp

This qualification is aligned to the educational requirement for Certification as Marine Engine Driver (Motor) Grade 1 as described in Part D of the National Standards for Commercial Vessels (NSCV). The Marine Engine Driver (Motor) Grade 1 Certificate of Competency (CoC) is issued by the appropriate maritime regulatory authority in each state and territory.

  • As chief engineer on vessels with inboard engines with propulsion power up to 1500 kilowatts within the exclusive economic zone (EEZ).
  • As second engineer on vessels with inboard engines with propulsion power up to 3000 kilowatts within the EEZ.
  • As chief or second engineer on vessels with outboard engines within the EEZ.
  • As an assistant under the direct supervision of the chief engineer.
  • In the engine room of a vessel up to 80 metres long with propulsion power up to 3000 kilowatts.

In addition to successful completion of the Certificate IV in Maritime Operations (Marine Engine Driver Grade 1 Near Coastal), the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) requires students to successfully complete each of the following to be issued with a new certificate of competency:

  • Be at least 16 years old on the certificate issue date
  • Meet medical test and eyesight requirements
  • Hold a Coxswain grade 1 near coastal, Coxswain grade 2 endorsed for 500 kilowatt inboard propulsion, Marine engine driver grade 3 near coastal, Marine engine driver grade 2 or a workshop skill equivalent qualification.
  • Completed qualifying sea service time in accordance with AMSA requirements, refer to the website for details
  • Pass a final assessment at an AMSA office

Refer to the following information provided on the AMSA website for further details. 

 

2021 Dates:

  • Term 2, week commencing 12 April
  • Term 4, week commencing 4 October

The course can be 9 to 15 weeks duration depending on your Recognition of Prior Learning.

MAR30818 BDV0 Maritime Operations (Marine Engine Driver Grade 2 Near Coastal)
Certificate III Full Time
Fremantle
Marine, Maritime, Certificate, Competency, Master, Skipper, Mate, Marine, Engineer, Engine, Driver, Coxswain, Pilot, tourism, MED II, MED 2, med II, med 2, J713, Aerospace, MAR30813, ship, boat, bdv0, mar30818, directapp

This certificate will allow you to work as:

  • Chief engineer on vessels with inboard engines with propulsion power up to 750 kilowatts within the exclusive economic zone (EEZ).
  • Second engineer on vessels with inboard engines with propulsion power up to 1500 kilowatts within the EEZ.
  • Chief or second engineer on a vessel with outboard engines within the EEZ.
  • An assistant under the direct supervision of the chief engineer.
  • In the engine room of a vessel up to 80 meters long with propulsion power up to 3000 kilowatts.

In addition to successful completion of Certificate II in Maritime Operations (Marine Engine Driver Grade 2 Near Coastal), the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) requires students to successfully complete each of the following to be issued with a new certificate of competency:

  • Be at least 16 years old
  • Meet medical and eyesight test requirements
  • Completed AMSA approved task book or have qualifying sea service
  • Complete an AMSA Mandated Practical Assessment (AMPA) 

Refer to the following information for the AMSA Mandated Practical Assessment (AMPA)

People seeking certification should contact the marine regulators, Australian Maritime Safety Authority. Phone: Head Office 02 6279 5000 (8.00am to 5.00pm, Monday to Friday EST) or visit their website

2020 & 2021 Dates:

Semester 2, 2020

  • Body of course: starts 4 October 
  • Elements of Shipboard Safety: starts 8 November

Semester 1, 2021

  • Body of course: starts 30 August
  • Elements of Shipboard Safety: starts 23 August
MAR60115 AVQ3 Maritime Operations (Marine Engineering Class 2)
VET Student Loans (VSL)
Advanced Diploma Full Time
Fremantle
AVQ3, Maritime, Marine Operations, Class 2, Engineering, MAR60115, boat, ship, med2, directapp

This certificate enables you to work as an engineer on any propulsion power vessel in any operating area performing the functions of:

  • First engineer officer (STCW Second engineer) or Engineer watchkeeper on ships of any propulsion power in any operating area.
  • Chief engineer duties on ships less than 3000 kilowatts in any operating area.

In addition to successful completion of Advanced Diploma of Maritime Operations (Marine Engineering Class 2), the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) requires students to successfully complete each of the following to be issued with a new certificate of competency:

  • Meet medical test requirements
  • Completed qualifying sea service time on a vessel greater that 750 Kilowatts propulsion power while holding either an Engineer Class 3 near coastal or unrestricted certificate of competency or an Engineering Watchkeeper certificate of competency.
  • Complete Basic Safety Training including security awareness
  • Pass a final assessment at an AMSA office

Refer to the following information on the AMSA website for further details. 

People seeking certification should contact the marine regulators, Australian Maritime Safety Authority. Phone: (02) 6279 5000 (8.00am to 5.00pm, Monday to Friday EST) or visit their website

MAR50613 J718 Maritime Operations (Marine Engineering Class 3 Near Coastal)
VET Student Loans (VSL)
Diploma Full Time
Fremantle
Marine, Maritime, Certificate, Competency, Master, Skipper, Mate, Engineer, Engine, Driver, Coxswain, Pilot, engineering, J718, MC3, fire, prevention, MAR50613, boat, ship, directapp

This qualification lets you carry out the duties of chief engineer.

This certificate will allow you to work:

  • As chief engineer on vessels with inboard engines with propulsion power up to 3000 kilowatts within the exclusive economic zone (EEZ).
  • As chief engineer or second engineer on vessels with outboard engines with unlimited propulsion within the EEZ.
  • As an assistant under the direct supervision of the chief engineer.
  • In the engine room of a vessel up to 80 metres long with propulsion power up to 3000 kilowatts.

In addition to successful completion of the Diploma of Maritime Operations (Marine Engineering Class 3 near Coastal), the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) requires students to successfully complete each of the following to be issued with a new certificate of competency:

  • Be at least 16 years old on the certificate issue date
  • Meet medical test and eyesight requirements
  • Hold a Marine engine driver grade 1 near coastal or workshop skill equivalent qualification. 
  • Completed qualifying sea service time on a commercial vessel with inboard diesel engines with propulsion power greater than or equal to 400 kilowatts. Other requirements apply, please refer to AMSA website below for further information
  • Complete Basic Safety Training including security awareness 
  • Pass a final assessment at an AMSA office

Refer to the following information provided on the AMSA website for further details. 

People seeking certification should contact the marine regulators, Australian Maritime Safety Authority. Phone - (02) 6279 5000 (8.00am-5.00pm, Monday to Friday) or visit the website

2020 Dates

This qualification runs for a duration of one semester. 

Semester 1
Monday 3 February 

Semster 2
Monday 20 July 

MAR60315 AWN9 Maritime Operations (Master Unlimited)
VET Student Loans (VSL)
Advanced Diploma Full Time
Fremantle
marine, maritime, certificate of competency, master, skipper, mate, marine engineer, marine engine driver, coxswain, pilot, transport and distribution, marine operations, master unlimited, AWN9, unlimited, MAR60315, ship, boat, directapp

This certificate allows you to perform the duties or functions of Master, Chief mate or Watchkeeper deck officer on ships of any gross tonnage in any operating area.

Holding a Watchkeeper deck or Master less than 500 GT certificate of competency may allow you to receive up to 15 units credit or recognition of prior learning with continued sea service and competencies. This may potentially reduce the duration of the course up to 14 weeks.

In addition to successful completion of Advanced Diploma of Maritime Operations (Master Unlimited), the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) requires students to successfully complete each of the following to be issued with a new certificate of competency:

  • Meet medical test requirements
  • Completed qualifying sea service as an officer in charge of a navigational watch in accordance with AMSA requirements, see link below.
  • Pass a final assessment at an AMSA office

Refer to the following information from the AMSA website for further details. 

People seeking certification should contact the marine regulators, Australian Maritime Safety Authority. Phone: (02) 6279 5000 (8.00am to 5.00pm, Monday to Friday EST) or visit the website

2020 dates

This qualification runs for a duration between 27 and 40 weeks. 

  • Semester 1, week commencing 3 February
  • Semester 2, week commencing 20 July 
MAR30918 BDU4 Maritime Operations (Master up to 24 metres Near Coastal)
Certificate III Full Time
Fremantle
Marine, Maritime, Certificate, Competency, Master, Skipper, Mate, ,Engineer, Engine, Driver, Coxswain, Pilot, Aquaculture, fishing, careerdeck, Master, class5, J714, coastal, MAR30913, boat, ship, bdu4, mar30918, directapp

This qualification will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to safely operate a commercial vessel of less than 24 metres in length within offshore limits. You will learn skills in shipboard safety, navigation, ship knowledge and vessel operations.

This certificate will allow you to work as:

  • Master on commercial vessels up to 24 metres long within the exclusive economic zone (EEZ)
  • Chief mate or deck watchkeeper on vessels up to 35 metres long within the EEZ
  • Chief mate or deck watchkeeper on vessels up to 80 metres long in inshore waters

In addition to successful completion of Certificate III in Maritime Operations (Coxswain Grade 1 Near Coastal), the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) requires students to successfully complete each of the following to be issued with a new certificate of competency:

  • Be at least 16 years old
  • Meet medical and eyesight test requirements
  • Completed AMSA approved task book or have qualifying sea service
  • Long Range operator certificate of proficiency or equivalent
  • Complete an AMSA Mandated Practical Assessment (AMPA) 

Refer to the following information for the AMSA Mandated Practical Assessment (AMPA). People seeking certification should contact the marine regulators, Australian Maritime Safety Authority

2021 Dates:

Semester 1, 2021

  • Body of Course – Part 1 (Passage Planning): starts 12 April 
  • Elements of Shipboard Safety: starts 10 May
  • Body of Course – Part 2 (Seamanship and other Skills): starts 17 May

Semester 2, 2021

  • Body of Course – Part 1 (Passage Planning): starts 4 October 
  • Elements of Shipboard Safety: starts 1 November
  • Body of Course – Part 2 (Seamanship and other Skills): starts 8 November
MAR40618 BDT9 Maritime Operations (Master up to 35 metres Near Coastal)
Certificate IV Full Time
Fremantle
Marine, Maritime, Certificate, Competency, Master, Skipper, Mate, Engineer, Engine, Driver, Coxswain, Pilot, careerdeck, J717, masterclass 4, MC 4, coastal, MAR40613, ship, boat, bdt9, mar40618, directapp

This certificate will allow you to work as:

  • Master on commercial vessels up to 35 metres long within the exclusive economic zone (EEZ).
  • Master on vessels up to 80 metres long in inshore waters.
  • Chief mate or deck watchkeeper on vessels up to 80 metres long within the EEZ.

The course runs for 9 to 16 weeks, depending on your Recognition of Prior Learning.

In addition to successful completion of the Certificate IV in Maritime Operations (Master up to 35 metres Near Coastal), the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) requires students to successfully complete each of the following to be issued with a new certificate of competency:

  • Be at least 16 years old on the certificate issue date
  • Hold either a Master less than 24 metres near coastal or Mate less than 80 metres near coastal certificate of competency.
  • Meet medical test and eyesight requirements
  • Completed qualifying sea service time, refer to AMSA requirements for more details
  • Pass a final assessment at an AMSA office

Refer to the following information provided on the AMSA website for further details. 

2021 dates:

  • Term 1 week commencing 1 February 
  • Term 3 week commencing 19 July

 

 

MAR50415 AWO3 Maritime Operations (Master up to 500 GT)
VET Student Loans (VSL)
Diploma Full Time
Fremantle
Master, Chief, Mate, Watchkeeper Deck, 500, gross, tonnage, (500GT), ships, vessels, coastal, waters, Master, Class, AWO3, Maritime, aw03, MAR50415, ship, boat, J565, MAR50413, directapp

This certificate enables you to work as a Master or Chief mate on vessels less than 500 gross tonnage in any operating area and as Watchkeeper deck officer on vessels of any gross tonnage and in any operating area.

With this certificate you can perform the duties or functions of:

  • Master or chief mate on ships less than 500 gross tonnage in any operating area.
  • Watchkeeper deck officer on ships of any gross tonnage in any operating area.
  • Master and chief mate on ships less than 3000 gross tonnage in near coastal waters.
  • Able seafarer—deck.

In addition to successful completion of the Diploma of Maritime Operations (Master up to 500GT), the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) requires students to successfully complete each of the following to be issued with a new certificate of competency:

  • Meet medical test and eyesight requirements
  • Hold of the following: unrestricted Master less than 24 meter Near coastal Certificate of competency, watchkeeper deck less than 500 GT or unrestricted Master less than 35 meters near coastal. 
  • Completed qualifying sea service time as an officer in charge on a navigation watch. Please refer to AMSA website below for further information
  • Pass an Orals Examination

Refer to the information on the AMSA website for further details. 

People seeking certification should contact the marine regulators, Australian Maritime Safety Authority. Phone: (02) 6279 5000 (8.00am to 5.00pm, Monday to Friday EST) or visit the website

MAR50315 AWO1 Maritime Operations (Watchkeeper Deck)
VET Student Loans (VSL)
Diploma Full Time
Fremantle
Maritime, Certificate, Competency, Master, Skipper, Mate, Marine, Engineer, Pilot, AWO1, aw01, class , MC3, master <500GT, operations, deck, watchkeeper, DWK, watch keeper, aw01, awol, MAR50415, directapp

This certificate enables you to work as a Master or Chief mate on vessels less than 500 gross tonnage in any operating area and as Watchkeeper deck officer on vessels of any gross tonnage and in any operating area.

This certificate allows you to perform the duties or functions of Watchkeeper deck officer on ships of any gross tonnage in any operating area.

In addition to successful completion of the Diploma of Maritime Operations (Master up to 500GT), the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) requires students to successfully complete each of the following to be issued with a new certificate of competency:

  • Meet medical test and eyesight requirements
  • Completed qualifying sea service time as either understudy of the officer in charge of a navigational watch or equivalent. Please refer to AMSA website below for further information
  • Pass a Final Assessment at an AMSA office.

Refer to the following information on the AMSA website for further details. 

People seeking certification should contact the marine regulators, Australian Maritime Safety Authority. Phone: Head Office (02) 6279 5000 (8.00am to 5.00pm, Monday to Friday EST) or visit the website

S0163P S0163P Masters Revalidation Part A
Short Course Part Time
Fremantle
STCW95, STCW95-2, Master, Deck, Officer, P000000, P000012, S0161, 09134, s0161 09134, smt0109,

This course provides essential training for deck officers who have insufficient sea time in the last five (5) years to revalidate their Australian Certificate of Competency (COC) issued by AMSA (2nd Mates, Mates or Masters) as required by Marine Orders Part 3.

This course meets the requirements of STCW as revised by Manila Amendments 2010, and is AMSA approved.

Seafarers who satisfy the sea time requirements of AMSA for the last 5 years, may only be required to demonstrate continued competence in fire fighting and sea survival, by attending the two day refresher course. If you are in doubt about what you are required to attend, please contact AMSA for a determination to be made. Refer to the AMSA website for further information on revalidation. 

Revalidation PART A, common to Masters, Deck and Engineer Officers:

  • FULL AMSA approved Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats other than Fast Rescue Boasts course (STCW Reg V1/2)
  • Full AMSA approved Advanced Fire-fighting course (STCW Reg V1/3)
  • Cargo operations including carriage of hazardous and dangerous goods
  • Cargo securing arrangements - equipment and documentation
  • IMDG Code amendments and revision
  • IMO Codes for bulk and other cargoes
  • Vessel stability review including damage stability, cargo loading and ballast management simulation involving stresses
  • Recent developments in international and national legislation concerning safety of life at sea and protection of the marine environment
  • Medical training refresher

Note: All Masters revalidation courses have the option for GMDSS revalidation delivered the week prior to the start of Part A and Masters Revalidation Part B delivered the week following the completion of Part A. 

  • It is a requirement that men be clean-shaven for the practical components conducted at ERGT Jandakot. Facial hair can affect the sealing capability of the face mask.

Prerequisite:

  • A valid or expired Australian Master or Deck Officer Certificate of Competency

2020 dates:

This course is delivered 8 days on-campus, and 2 days offsite at maritime specialist training facility, ERGT at Jandakot. The courses start on the following dates:

  • Term 4, starts 2 November

2021 dates:

  • Term 1, starts 22 February 
  • Term 2, starts 17 May
  • Term 3, starts 16 August
  • Term 4, starts 1 November

Course cost:

$5,795.00

S0176P S0176P Masters Revalidation Part B
Short Course Part Time
Fremantle
STCW95, STCW95-2, Master, Deck, Officer, P000000, P000012, S0161, 09134, s0161 09134, smt0109,

This course provides essential training for deck officers who have insufficient sea time in the last five (5) years to revalidate their Australian Certificate of Competency (COC) issued by AMSA (2nd Mates, Mates or Masters) as required by Marine Orders Part 3.

This course meets the requirements of STCW as revised by Manila Amendments 2010, and is AMSA approved.

Seafarers who satisfy the sea time requirements of AMSA for the last 5 years, may only be required to demonstrate continued competence in fire fighting and sea survival, by attending the two day refresher course. If you are in doubt about what you are required to attend, please contact AMSA for a determination to be made. Refer to the AMSA website for further information on revalidation. 

Revalidation PART B, common to Masters and Deck Officers:

  • Electronic chart systems and ECDIS
  • "E Nav" - including electronic navigation systems
  • Revision and updates of concepts and principles of BRM
  • Revision of collision regulations and buoyage systems
  • Passage Planning

Note: All Masters revalidation courses have the option for GMDSS revalidation delivered the week prior to the start of Part A and Masters Revalidation Part A delivered two weeks prior to starting the revalidation course Part B.

Prerequisite:

  • A valid or expired Australian Master or Deck Officer Certificate of Competency

2020 dates:

This course runs for a duration of 5 days with the following start dates:

  • Term 4, starts 16 November

2021 dates:

  • Term 1, starts 8 March
  • Term 2, starts Monday 31 May 
  • Term 3, starts 30 August
  • Term 4, starts 15 November

Course cost:

$3,000.00

MARF006 GAB57 Observe Personal Safety and Social Responsibility Skill Set
Skill set Classroom
Fremantle

This course utilises the knowledge and skills needed to contribute to safety management system processes where there is responsibility for own work outputs. 

The course is designed for people working in the maritime industry who require a Certificate of Safety Training. 

2021 dates:

  • Term 2, starts 23 June
  • Term 4, starts 8 December 

Course cost:

$575.00

GAA44 GAA44 Operate Survival Craft and Other Lifesaving Appliances Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Fremantle
WG416, Proficiency, rescue, survival, craft, p000000, p000012, wh835, MARF007, GAA44, D000001

This module is an extension of the basic fire fighting unit, and is designed to extend the knowledge and skills of the student, sufficient for the person to perform effectively as a key member of an on-board command fire fighting team.

Please note you must hold the following prerequisites for entry onto this course and evidence must be provided upon first day of class:

  • STCW Certificate of Safety Training 
  • Evidence of 6 months sea service training since achieving your COST certificate on a company letterhead.

This course is approved by AMSA for the issuance of the following certificate upon successful completion of the course:

  • Certificate of Proficiency in Survival Craft other than Fast Rescue Boats (AMSA approved), meeting the requirements of STCW Reg VI/2 and Code Section A-VI/2, Table A-VI/2-1 

2021 dates:

This course runs for 2 days at our Fremantle campus and 1 day practical training offsite at maritime training specialist facility, ERGT Jandakot. 

  • Term 1, starts 22 March
  • Term 2, starts 24 May
  • Term 3, starts 23 August
  • Term 4, starts 8 November

Course cost:

$2,750.00

SIS30619 BEU9 Outdoor Leadership
Certificate III Full Time
Fremantle
Outdoor, Recreation, Outdoor Recreation, Outdoor leadership, Marine tourism, Leadership, Snorkelling, Kayaking, Scuba, Diving

Take the plunge into leadership

Become a leader in tour guiding in the outdoors. This course is an ideal way to build your leadership skills so that you can mentor others in the use of outdoor equipment and activities. The skills learned can be applied to corporate tours, school campus, and commercial recreational tours.

Gain these skills:

  • manage group participation
  • operational logistics of tours
  • manage risk and significant problems as they arise
  • align programs to safety legislation and follow emergency response plans
  • provide quality service
  • manage equipment including kayaks and safety gear
SIS20419 BEV1 Outdoor Recreation
Certificate II Full Time
Fremantle
Mandurah
marine, tourism, deckhand, tour guide, hospitality worker, seamanship, vessel, shipboard safety, bronze medallion, diving, charter boats/vessels, white boards, yachting, PADI diving, general purpose hand, ferries, fishing, boating services, hospitality, tour guiding, maritime, first aid, out board motors, marine biology, fishing and marine studies, J755, Health, Beauty and Fitness, Fitness, SIS20213, boat, ship

Turn your passion for the outdoors into job possibilities!

Looking for a career that combines people skills with adventure and tourism? A career that can give you the potential to travel and explore? Climb towards a career in Outdoor Recreation and join an exciting and growing industry that has a large focus on marine tourism.

The Certificate II in Outdoor Recreation will provide you will the skills and knowledge to work as part of a team in a range of activities, including snorkelling, kayaking, minimal impact and recreational fishing. You will develop fundamental skills in water rescue, safety and first aid and food preparation on a vessel, as well as learning to assist in the planning and running of outdoor activities

This qualification prepares students for work as an assistant guide in the Marine Tourism, Tourism and Outdoor Recreation industry. 

This qualification will also prepare you for the certificate III in Outdoor Recreation. 

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GAA46 GAA46 Provide Medical First Aid On Board a Vessel Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Fremantle
WH841, Medical, first, aid, p000000, p000012, MARF013, GAA46, D000001

This course provides the candidate with the skills and knowledge to be able to react appropriately in an emergency situation, where a casualty has been injured at sea, or is acutely ill. To use those items of first aid equipment found in ships medical outfits, which are not included in the standard first aid kit. 

This course meets the requirements of STCW as revised by Manila Amendments 2010, and is AMSA approved.

  • Responsibilities of the First Aider
  • Respiratory and circulatory systems
  • Wounds and bleeding
  • Poisons, signs and symptoms
  • Hypothermia, frostbite, heat exhaustion, heat stroke
  • Explosion injuries
  • Personal hygiene
  • Ships Captain Medical Guide, IMO Publications,
  • Marine Orders Part 10, Admiralty List of Radio Signals
  • International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code (IMDG Code)
  • Cargo and Cargo Handling - Dangerous Goods

Prerequisites:

  • Provide First Aid (HLTAID003)

This course runs for 1 days at our Fremantle campus and 3 days practical training offsite at Edith Cowan University.

MARSS00007 AC720 Safety Training Certification Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Full Time
Fremantle
STCW95, Maritime, Safety, P000000, P000012, stcw95-1, awo1, aw01, wh834, wh836, wh837, wh831, wh831 34 36 37, marf003, marf006, marf008, marf009, MARSS00007, D000001

The Certificate of Safety Training is an STCW95 AMSA (Australian Maritime Safety Authority) approved training course which qualifies holders of the certificate to work on vessels in Australian and International waters. This course meets the requirements of STCW as revised by Manila Amendments 2010, and is AMSA approved.

It is ideal for those wanting to improve safety, or to work on vessels in Australian and international waters.

The Certificate of Safety Training is made up of five components. Please note that we only conduct the first four units and not the first aid component. Senior First Aid will need to be done separately.

Please note:

  • It is a requirement that men be clean-shaven for the practical component of the fire fighting, Facial hair can affect the sealing capability of the face mask during fire training. 
  • Certification from the college must be lodged using AMSA form 419 through an AMSA allocated Post Office and there will be a fee involved. 

This course runs for 3 days at our Fremantle campus and 3 days practical training offsite at maritime specialist training facility, ERGT at Jandakot.

2021 dates:

  • Term 2, starts  14 June
  • Term 4, starts 29 November

Course cost:

$4,695.00

GAA99 GAA99 Scuba Dive in Open Water to a Maximum Depth of 18 Metres Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Fremantle
Scuba, dive, diving, water, open water, ocean, diving vessel

This entry level SCUBA diving course teaches beginners how to dive in a safe and enjoyable manner. Once qualified, you are able to dive to a maximum depth of 18m (60ft) with another person of similar qualification or higher.

The course is held over 4 days, including a day of dive theory and equipment familiarisation, a day of learning dive skills in a controlled environment such as a swimming pool, and 2 days of diving in the ocean (with one of these days aimed to include diving off of our diving vessel, the Maritime Image).

You require a recreational diving medical that meets Australian standard AS4005.1

SISOSCB301A Scuba dive in open water to a maximum depth of 18m

 

MARSS00008 AC773 Shipboard Safety Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Fremantle
Shipboard, safety, commercial, vessel, domestic, waters, ocean, ship, sea, survival

The Elements of Shipboard Safety skill set is a prerequisite for employment on board commercial vessels in domestic waters. This skill set will equip you with the knowledge and skills to operate safely on board a vessel.

Please note:

  • It is a requirement that men be clean-shaven for the practical component of the fire fighting. Facial hair can affect the sealing capability of the face mask during fire training. 
  • Certification from the college must be lodged using AMSA form 419 through an AMSA allocated Post Office and there will be a fee involved. 

This course runs for 3 days at our Fremantle campus and half a day's practical training offsite at maritime training specialist facility, ERGT at Jandakot.

2021 dates:

  • Term 1, starts 2 March
  • Term 2, starts 10 May
  • Term 3, starts 23 August
  • Term 4, starts 1 November
S0029P S0029P Tanker Familiarisation (Liquefied Gas Tanker)
Short Course Part Time
Fremantle
tanker, safety, SMT0158, S0029P

This course is for officers and ratings candidates who are assigned duties and responsibilities relating to tanker operations and provides candidates with the skills and knowledge to meet AMSA requirements for STCW Reg V/1-2 and Code Section A-V/1-2, paragraph 1, Table A-V/1-2-1.

Please note you must hold the following prerequisites for entry onto this course and evidence must be provided upon first day of class:

  • STCW Fire Fighting Certificate 

This course is  approved by AMSA for the issuance of the following certificate upon successful completion of the course:

  • Tanker Familiarisation (Oil and Chemical) for Liquefied Gas Tanker Cargo Operations (AMSA approved),  meeting the requirements of STCW Reg V/1-2 and Code Section A-V/1-2, paragraph 1, Table A-V/1-2-1

2021 dates:

This course runs 3.5 days at Fremantle campus on the following dates.

  • Term  2, starts 29 March
  • Term 4, starts 13 September

Course cost:

$950.00

S0030P S0030P Tanker Familiarisation (Oil & Chemical)
Short Course Part Time
Fremantle
tanker, safety, SMT0157, S0030P

This course is for officers and ratings candidates who are assigned duties and responsibilities relating to tanker operations and provides candidates with the skills and knowledge to meet AMSA requirements for STCW Reg V/1-1 and Code Section A-V/1-1, paragraph 1, Table A-V/1-1-1.

This course is  approved by AMSA for the issuance of the following certificate upon successful completion of the course:

  • Tanker Familiarisation (Oil and Chemical) for Liquefied Gas Tanker Cargo Operations (AMSA approved),  meeting the requirements of STCW Reg V/1-1 and Code Section A-V/1-1, paragraph 1, Table A-V/1-1-1

2021 Dates:

This course runs for 2.5 days, starting at 12.30pm on the following dates.

  • Term 1, starts 31 March
  • Term 3, starts 15 September

Course cost:

$950.00

GAA50 GAA50 Transmit and Receive Information by the Global Maritime Distress and Safety System Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Fremantle
WG524, GMDSS, P000000, P000012, wh884, MARO003, mar0003, GAA50

This is a fully accredited course of study and instruction for the GMDSS General Operators Certificate (GMDSS COC), complying with National and International Standards. Our course meets the requirements of Marine Orders Part 6 (AMSA), is fully accredited by AMSA and audited annually.

The GMDSS COC is a statutory requirement for bridge watchkeepers of sea going vessels over 300 gross tonnes, and for all persons involved in the operation of live GMDSS equipment. This course is structured on a combination of theory and practical exercises using both ‘live to air’ equipment and simulations. It is delivered by fully qualified and accredited lecturers with deck officer or radio officer experience.

Permits persons who hold a GMDSS COC, but do not satisfy AMSA’s revalidation requirement of 12 months of GMDSS equipment use in the last 5 years, to revalidate their COC. If you have had 12 months use of GMDSS equipment in the last 5 years, please contact AMSA directly to discuss revalidation of your COC through them.

This course meets the requirements of STCW and is AMSA approved.

  • GMDSS skills

Entry requirement:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age

2021 dates: 

This course runs for a duration of 10 days starting on the following dates:

  • Term 1, starts 1 February
  • Term 2, starts 12 April
  • Term 3, starts 19 July
  • Term 4, starts 4 October

Course cost:

$2,740.00

GAA49 GAA49 Use an Electronic Chart Display and Information System to Navigate Safely Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Fremantle
wg441, Chart, ecdis, p000000, p000012, WH856, marh009, GAA49, D000001

The aim of this course is to provide students with the skills and knowledge required to understand the capability and limitations of ECDIS as used during a navigational watch, to operate, interpret and analyse information obtained from ECDIS, and manage ECDIS operation, system files and data. This course meets the requirements of STCW as revised by Manila Amendments 2010, and is AMSA approved. It also meets the requirements of IMO Model 1.27 (2012).

There is a written and practical assessment, and students receive an  ECDIS certificate upon course completion.

  • Elements of ECDIS
  • Watch keeping with ECDIS
  • ECDIS Route Planning and Monitoring
  • ECDIS Targets, Charts and Systems
  • ECDIS Responsibility

Prerequisites:

  • Must have previously obtained formal instruction in Terrestrial Navigation and be familiar with visual navigation.
  • Must have served a period of supervised Bridge Watch - keeping duties.
  • Must have completed a Basic Radar / ARPA and ENS course or Master under 24 Meters Certificate of Competency or Master up to 35 Meters Certificate of Competency. 

2020 Dates:

This course runs for a duration of 5 days starting on the following dates:

  • Term 4, starts 7 December 

2021 Dates:

  • Term 1, starts 29 March
  • Term 2, starts 14 June
  • Term 3, starts 20 September
  • Term 4, starts 6 December

Course cost:

$3,400.00

TLI21616 AZP9 Warehousing Operations
Online
Certificate II Part Time
Traineeship
Workplace
Jandakot
Warehousing, logistics, transport, stock, w917, tli21610, Logistics, a111111, azp9, tli21616, directapp, online

Do you want to be a valuable link in a global economic chain that is critical to everyday life?

When you complete the Certificate II in Warehousing Operations, you will have what it takes to start a career in warehousing, transport and logistics, as a warehouse operator, freight handler, store person or forklift operator.

You will gain skills in the areas of safety management, workplace OH&S, general warehousing principles and processes, customer service, receiving and despatching goods, data entry, and managing basic financial transactions and documents.

This course is ideal for new entrants to the transport and logistics industry. This may include already employed junior staff members, currently unqualified staff, or those looking to enter the industry.

Ask us today about the dual pathway that gives you significant course credit in the Certificate II in Logistics.

On completion you will earn the Certificate II in Warehousing Operations, and may also receive course credit and priority placement into our higher level qualifications.

An elective for this qualification is License to Operate a Forklift Truck. This license, combined with this qualification is highly sought after in many organisations.

TLI31616 AZP5 Warehousing Operations
Online
Certificate III Part Time
Traineeship
Workplace
Jandakot
Warehousing, logistics, transport, stock, w925, tli31610, Aerospace, a111111, AZP5, tli31616, traineeship, directapp, online

Do you want to be a valuable link in a global economic chain that is critical to everyday life?

When you complete the Certificate III in Warehousing Operations, you will have what it takes to advance your career in warehousing, transport and logistics, as a team leader, warehouse operator, inventory controller, or fleet controller.

You will gain skills in the areas of safety management, workplace occupational health and safety, use inventory systems for stocktaking, team leading, staff induction, handling dangerous goods, customer service, receiving and despatching goods, data entry, and managing basic financial transactions and documents.

Ask us today about the dual pathway that gives you significant course credit in the Certificate III in Logistics.

On completion you will earn the Certificate III in Warehousing Operations, and may also receive course credit and priority placement into our higher level qualifications.

An elective for this qualification is License to Operate a Forklift Truck. This license, combined with this qualification is highly sought after in many organisations.

TLI41816 AZP2 Warehousing Operations
Online
Certificate IV Part Time
Traineeship
Workplace
Jandakot
Warehousing, logistics, transport, stock, tli41810, w938, a111111, AZP2, tli41816, directapp, online

Do you want to be a leading link in a global economic chain that is critical to everyday life?

When you complete the Certificate IV in Warehousing Operations, you will have what it takes to handle a supervisory career in supply chain management, as a team leader, distribution centre manager, contract manager, or transport manager.

You will gain skills in the areas of analysing and evaluating work practices, develop workplace procedures, team leadership, interpreting regulations, manage hazards and risks, monitoring suppliers, staff induction and guidance, organising transport or freight of goods, and optimising stock levels.

Ask us today about the dual pathway that gives you significant course credit in the Certificate IV in Logistics.

On completion you will earn the Certificate IV in Warehousing Operations, and may also receive course credit and priority placement into our higher level qualifications.

An elective for this qualification is License to Operate a Forklift Truck. This license, combined with this qualification is highly sought after in many organisations.

GAA05 GAA05 Work Safety in Confined Spaces on a Vessel Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Fremantle
confined, vessel, safety, confined space, hazard, ship, risk control

On successful completion of this training, participants will be able to: Identify the legislative requirements applicable to entry into confined spaces in the State of Western Australia. Identify what constitutes a confined space. Understand the hazards associated with entering a confined space. Understand contaminated atmospheres. Be able to execute a Confined Space Entry (CSE) permit. Know the minimum safety requirements for entry into a confined space including risk assessment and risk control. Be able to participate in a CSE risk assessment.
 

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