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Advanced Diploma of Maritime Operations (Marine Engineering Class 1)

National ID: MAR60215 | State ID: AVQ0

This qualification is suitable for people who work as an Engineer Class 1 in the maritime industry on ships powered by main propulsion machinery of any propulsion power in any operating area. This qualification forms some of the requirements for certification by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) as an Engineer Class 1 as described in Marine Orders 70-73 (2014) under the Navigation Act 2012. People seeking certification should check requirements with AMSA.

Required Short Courses: 

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This course will be offered with a blended, flexible delivery model to enable social distancing measures to be undertaken during the COVID-19 pandemic. This approach may include a mix of online and classroom based delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements. Lecturers will provide specific instructions to their student groups on how training will be undertaken.

Semester 1

Fremantle - Full Time-Classroom

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Semester 2

Fremantle - Full Time-Classroom

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This competitive course uses TAFE Admissions. Applications are now open for Semester 2. 

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Please note: Using this form will assist you in requesting further information about a course, and in the case of short courses and skill sets, begin your application to study with us. If you would like to apply for a full or part time course or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

For short courses and skill sets, your enquiry using this form can be the start of your application, or you can ask for more information if you don't feel ready.

Engineering Revalidation Part C

State ID: S0107P

If you hold an Engineer 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

Prerequisites

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

Delivery location, important dates and study options

This course will be offered with a blended, flexible delivery model to enable social distancing measures to be undertaken during the COVID-19 pandemic. This approach may include a mix of online and classroom based delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements. Lecturers will provide specific instructions to their student groups on how training will be undertaken.

Semester 1

Fremantle - Various Dates in 2020

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Non concession:
$2,100.00
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Short courses and skill set courses run subject to demand. Use the course enquiry form at the end of this page to enquire now.

Semester 2

Fremantle - Various Dates in 2020

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Units

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Where Fremantle
How Part Time
Fee
Non concession:
$2,100.00
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Short courses and skill set courses run subject to demand. Use the course enquiry form at the end of this page to enquire now.

Course enquiry

Please note: Using this form will assist you in requesting further information about a course, and in the case of short courses and skill sets, begin your application to study with us. If you would like to apply for a full or part time course or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

For short courses and skill sets, your enquiry using this form can be the start of your application, or you can ask for more information if you don't feel ready.

Advanced Training for Liquified Gas Tanker Cargo Operations

State ID: S0023P

This course is for Masters, Chief Engineers and Chief Mates 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 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:

    Prerequisites

    Prerequisites
    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 Gas Tanker Familiarisation Certificate

    Delivery location, important dates and study options

    This course will be offered with a blended, flexible delivery model to enable social distancing measures to be undertaken during the COVID-19 pandemic. This approach may include a mix of online and classroom based delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements. Lecturers will provide specific instructions to their student groups on how training will be undertaken.

    Semester 1

    Fremantle - Monday 17 to Friday 21 February

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    Semester 2

    Fremantle - Monday 14 to Friday 18 September

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    Non concession:
    $2,000.00
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    Short courses and skill set courses run subject to demand. Use the course enquiry form at the end of this page to enquire now.
    Fremantle - Monday 7 to Friday 11 December

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    Non concession:
    $2,000.00
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    Short courses and skill set courses run subject to demand. Use the course enquiry form at the end of this page to enquire now.

    Course enquiry

    Please note: Using this form will assist you in requesting further information about a course, and in the case of short courses and skill sets, begin your application to study with us. If you would like to apply for a full or part time course or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

    For short courses and skill sets, your enquiry using this form can be the start of your application, or you can ask for more information if you don't feel ready.

    Follow Vessel Security Procedures Skill Set

    State ID: 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.

    Delivery location, important dates and study options

    This course will be offered with a blended, flexible delivery model to enable social distancing measures to be undertaken during the COVID-19 pandemic. This approach may include a mix of online and classroom based delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements. Lecturers will provide specific instructions to their student groups on how training will be undertaken.

    Course enquiry

    Please note: Using this form will assist you in requesting further information about a course, and in the case of short courses and skill sets, begin your application to study with us. If you would like to apply for a full or part time course or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

    For short courses and skill sets, your enquiry using this form can be the start of your application, or you can ask for more information if you don't feel ready.

    Advanced Diving Skill Set

    State ID: GAB13

    This course is available to those who already have their Open Water Diver qualification, and are looking to increase their skills and confidence in the water.

    There are no theory days nor pool days in this course.

    Simply ocean diving - most of which will be made from our dive vessel, the Maritime Image.

    Within the dives that you will complete as part of this course, you will also gain experience in deep diving, and night diving.

    Delivery location, important dates and study options

    This course will be offered with a blended, flexible delivery model to enable social distancing measures to be undertaken during the COVID-19 pandemic. This approach may include a mix of online and classroom based delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements. Lecturers will provide specific instructions to their student groups on how training will be undertaken.

    All year round

    Fremantle - Part Time-Classroom-All year

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    Short courses and skill set courses run subject to demand. Use the course enquiry form at the end of this page to enquire now.

    Course enquiry

    Please note: Using this form will assist you in requesting further information about a course, and in the case of short courses and skill sets, begin your application to study with us. If you would like to apply for a full or part time course or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

    For short courses and skill sets, your enquiry using this form can be the start of your application, or you can ask for more information if you don't feel ready.

    Certificate IV in Maritime Operations (Master up to 35 metres Near Coastal)

    National ID: MAR40618 | State ID: BDT9

    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.

     

      2020 Dates:

      The course runs for 8 weeks, 5 days a week starting on the following dates.

      Semester 1
      3 February

      Semester 2
      20 July

      Entrance Requirements

      Job opportunities

      Entrance Requirements

         
      Candidates are expected to hold an AMSA Elements of Shipboard Safety certificate including HLTAID003 Provide First Aid prior to entry and a Certificate III in Maritime Operations (Master less than 24 meters near coastal) qualification prior to entry into this qualification.

      In addition to successful completion of Certificate IV in Maritime Operations (Master up to 35 meters 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
      • Pass a final assessment at an AMSA office
      Job opportunities

       

      • This level of qualification is currently cited as meeting some of the requirements for certification as a Master up to 35 metres Near Coastal as defined by the National Standard for Commercial Vessels (NSCV) Part D.

       

       

      For information about jobs and pathways, please see
      http://joboutlook.gov.au/

       

      Further study opportunities:

       

      • MAR50415 Diploma of Maritime Operations (Master up to 500 GT), State ID AWO3

       

      Delivery location, important dates and study options

      This course will be offered with a blended, flexible delivery model to enable social distancing measures to be undertaken during the COVID-19 pandemic. This approach may include a mix of online and classroom based delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements. Lecturers will provide specific instructions to their student groups on how training will be undertaken.

      Semester 1

      Fremantle - Full Time-Classroom

      Overview

      Fees and charges

      Units

      Overview
      When Semester 1
      Where Fremantle
      How Full Time
      Get started
      This course is available to those already working in industry. Use the link below to have further information sent to you.

      Semester 2

      Fremantle - Full Time-Classroom

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      Fees and charges

      Units

      Overview
      When Semester 2
      Where Fremantle
      How Full Time
      Apply now
      This competitive course uses TAFE Admissions. Applications are now open for Semester 2. 

      Course enquiry

      Please note: Using this form will assist you in requesting further information about a course, and in the case of short courses and skill sets, begin your application to study with us. If you would like to apply for a full or part time course or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

      For short courses and skill sets, your enquiry using this form can be the start of your application, or you can ask for more information if you don't feel ready.

      Certificate III in Maritime Operations (Master up to 24 metres Near Coastal)

      National ID: MAR30918 | State ID: BDU4

      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, marine radio operation, navigation, ship knowledge and vessel operations.

      This certificate will allow you to work as:

      Study pathway

      Study pathway

       

      • This qualification is suitable for people who work as a Master Under 24M Near Coastal in the maritime industry and Command a Commercial Marine Vessel which is up to 24 meters in length. The propulsion power must be unlimited for an outboard engine or up to 500 kW for an inboard engine.
      • Vessel: inshore or as a tender or auxiliary vessel within 3 nautical miles (nm) of a parent vessel within the exclusive economic zone (EEZ)

       

       

      For information about jobs and pathways, please see
      http://joboutlook.gov.au/

       

      Further study opportunities:

       

      • MAR406138 Certificate IV in Maritime Operations (Master up to 35 metres Near Coastal), State ID BDT9

       

      Delivery location, important dates and study options

      This course will be offered with a blended, flexible delivery model to enable social distancing measures to be undertaken during the COVID-19 pandemic. This approach may include a mix of online and classroom based delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements. Lecturers will provide specific instructions to their student groups on how training will be undertaken.

      Semester 1

      Fremantle - Full Time-Classroom

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      Fees and charges

      Units

      Overview
      Duration 1 semester
      When Semester 1
      Where Fremantle
      How Full Time
      Get started
      This course is available to those already working in industry. Use the link below to have further information sent to you.

      Semester 2

      Fremantle - Full Time-Classroom

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      Fees and charges

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      Overview
      Duration 1 semester
      When Semester 2
      Where Fremantle
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      This course is available to those already working in industry. Use the link below to have further information sent to you.

      Course enquiry

      Please note: Using this form will assist you in requesting further information about a course, and in the case of short courses and skill sets, begin your application to study with us. If you would like to apply for a full or part time course or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

      For short courses and skill sets, your enquiry using this form can be the start of your application, or you can ask for more information if you don't feel ready.

      Certificate III in Maritime Operations (Marine Engine Driver Grade 2 Near Coastal)

      National ID: MAR30818 | State ID: BDV0

      This certificate will allow you to work as:

      Job opportunities

      Job opportunities
      • This qualification is aligned to the educational requirement for Certification as a Marine Engine Driver Grade II as described in Part D of the National Standards for Commercial Vessels (NSCV).

       

       

      For information about jobs and pathways, please see
      http://joboutlook.gov.au/

       

      Further study opportunities:

       

      • MAR40518 Certificate IV in Maritime Operations (Marine Engine Driver Grade 1 Near Coastal), State ID BDU5

       

      Delivery location, important dates and study options

      This course will be offered with a blended, flexible delivery model to enable social distancing measures to be undertaken during the COVID-19 pandemic. This approach may include a mix of online and classroom based delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements. Lecturers will provide specific instructions to their student groups on how training will be undertaken.

      Semester 1

      Fremantle - Full Time-Classroom

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      Duration 5 weeks
      When Semester 1
      Where Fremantle
      How Full Time
      Get started
      This course is available to those already working in industry. Use the link below to have further information sent to you.

      Semester 2

      Fremantle - Full Time-Classroom

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      Fees and charges

      Units

      Overview
      When Semester 2
      Where Fremantle
      How Full Time
      Get started
      This course is available to those already working in industry. Use the link below to have further information sent to you.

      Course enquiry

      Please note: Using this form will assist you in requesting further information about a course, and in the case of short courses and skill sets, begin your application to study with us. If you would like to apply for a full or part time course or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

      For short courses and skill sets, your enquiry using this form can be the start of your application, or you can ask for more information if you don't feel ready.

      Certificate IV in Maritime Operations (Marine Engine Driver Grade 1 Near Coastal)

      National ID: MAR40518 | State ID: BDU5

      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.

      A Marine Engine Driver (Motor) Grade 1 Certificate allows a holder to take charge of the machinery on vessels less than:

      Prerequisites

      Job opportunities

      Prerequisites

      Candidates are expected to hold an AMSA Elements of Shipboard Safety certificate including HLTAID003 Provide First Aid prior to entry. Candidates are also expected to hold a Certificate III in Maritime Operations (Marine Engine Driver Grade 2) qualification prior to entry.

      Job opportunities

       

      A Marine Engine Driver (Motor) Grade 1 Certificate allows a holder to take charge of the machinery on vessels less than:

      • 525kw (35QN) propulsion power engaged in operations in any area; or750kw (50QN) propulsion power engaged in operations up to Australian Coastal - Middle Water Limits (600nm), or
      • 1500kw propulsion power engaged in operations up to Inshore limits (15nm).

       

       

      For information about jobs and pathways, please see
      http://joboutlook.gov.au/

       

      Further study opportunities:

       

      • MAR50613 Diploma of Maritime Operations (Marine Engineering Class 3 Near Coastal), State ID J718

       

      Delivery location, important dates and study options

      This course will be offered with a blended, flexible delivery model to enable social distancing measures to be undertaken during the COVID-19 pandemic. This approach may include a mix of online and classroom based delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements. Lecturers will provide specific instructions to their student groups on how training will be undertaken.

      Semester 1

      Fremantle - Full Time-Classroom

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      Duration 10 weeks
      When Semester 1
      Where Fremantle
      How Full Time
      Get started
      This course is available to those already working in industry. Use the link below to have further information sent to you.

      Semester 2

      Fremantle - Full Time-Classroom

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      When Semester 2
      Where Fremantle
      How Full Time
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      This competitive course uses TAFE Admissions. Applications are now open for Semester 2. 

      Course enquiry

      Please note: Using this form will assist you in requesting further information about a course, and in the case of short courses and skill sets, begin your application to study with us. If you would like to apply for a full or part time course or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

      For short courses and skill sets, your enquiry using this form can be the start of your application, or you can ask for more information if you don't feel ready.

      Tanker Familiarisation (Liquefied Gas Tanker)

      State ID: 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:

      Prerequisites

      Prerequisites
      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 

      Delivery location, important dates and study options

      This course will be offered with a blended, flexible delivery model to enable social distancing measures to be undertaken during the COVID-19 pandemic. This approach may include a mix of online and classroom based delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements. Lecturers will provide specific instructions to their student groups on how training will be undertaken.

      Semester 2

      Fremantle - 20 - 23 July

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      Duration 2 days
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      How Part Time
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      Fremantle - 5 - 8 October

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      Duration 2 days
      Where Fremantle
      How Part Time
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      Course enquiry

      Please note: Using this form will assist you in requesting further information about a course, and in the case of short courses and skill sets, begin your application to study with us. If you would like to apply for a full or part time course or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

      For short courses and skill sets, your enquiry using this form can be the start of your application, or you can ask for more information if you don't feel ready.

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