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GMDSS Revalidation

State ID: S0025P

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. 

Entrance Requirements

Prerequisites

Important information

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Entrance Requirements
Students must be at least 18 years of age.
Prerequisites
Students must hold a GMDSS GOC, please bring to your first class.
Important information
Please Note: Your position will not be confirmed until payment has been received. Course positions are limited. 100% attendance is required. Minimum dress standards apply to campus attendance: closed in shoes are to be worn (no sandals, thongs or bare feet) along with neat, casual attire. Shorts and t-shirts are acceptable.
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This course permits persons who hold a GMDSS General Operators Certificate (GOC), but do not satisfy AMSA's revalidation requirement of 12 months of GMDSS equipment use in the last 5 years, to revalidate their GOC.

 

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Semester 1

Fremantle - Various dates in 2020

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Duration 4 days
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Fremantle - Various dates in 2020

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Duration 4 days
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Fremantle - Various dates in 2020

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Semester 2

Fremantle - Various dates in 2020

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Duration 4 days
Where Fremantle
How Part Time
Fee
Non concession:
$1975.00
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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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Duration 4 days
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Fremantle - Various dates in 2020

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Fremantle - Various dates in 2020

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Duration 4 days
Where Fremantle
How Part Time
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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.

Manage Provision of Medical Care On Board A Vessel Skill Set

State ID: 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.

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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.

Manage Firefighting and Fire Prevention Activities on Board a Vessel Skill Set

State ID: GAA45

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

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Delivery location, important dates and study options

All year round

Fremantle - October 2019

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Duration 3 days
Where Fremantle
How Part Time
Fee
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.

All year round

Fremantle - May and October 2020

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Duration 3 days
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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.

Diploma of Maritime Operations (Master up to 500 GT)

National ID: MAR50415 | State ID: AWO3

This qualification is suitable for people who work in the maritime industry as a Master, Chief Mate or Watchkeeper Deck on ships of less than 500 gross tonnage (GT) in any operating area. This qualification is currently cited as meeting some of the requirements for certification as a Master <500GT as described in Marine Order 70 and 71 (2014) under the Navigation Act 2012 by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA). People seeking certification should check with AMSA.

Job opportunities

Job opportunities

 

  • This qualification is suitable for people who work in the maritime industry as a Master, Chief Mate or Watchkeeper Deck on ships of less than 500 gross tonnage (GT) in any operating area, or as Master or Chief Mate of vessels less than 3000 GT operating in near coastal waters.

 

 

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

 

Further study opportunities:

 

  • MAR60315 Advanced Diploma of Maritime Operations (Master Unlimited), State ID AWN9

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1

Fremantle - Full Time-Classroom

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Duration 12 months
When Semester 1
Where Fremantle
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Semester 2

Fremantle - Full Time-Classroom

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Duration 12 months
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Where Fremantle
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This course uses TAFE Admissions. Apply by 6 December to study in Semester 1. 

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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.

Shipboard Safety Skill Set

National ID: MARSS00008 | State ID: AC773

The Shipboard Safety Skillset is made up of (4) components - as follows.

  • MARF001 Apply basic survival skills in the event of vessel abandonment
  • MARF002 Follow procedures to minimise and fight fires on board a vessel
  • MARF004 Meet work health and safety requirements
  • MARF005 Survive at sea using survival craft

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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.

Diploma of Maritime Operations (Watchkeeper Deck)

National ID: MAR50315 | State ID: AWO1

This marine course is aligned to the educational requirements for certification as Deck Watchkeeper as described in Marine Orders - Part 3: Seagoing Qualifications (Version 6) under the Australian Navigation Act 1912. A history of sea time/service on board a vessel will be required to obtain a certificate of competency from AMSA. There are two pathways into the course: The Deck Watchkeeper qualification allows the holder to sail as Deck Watchkeeper on unlimited vessel size and in unlimited areas.

Job opportunities

Job opportunities

 

  • This marine course is aligned to the educational requirements for certification as Deck Watchkeeper as described in Marine Orders - Part 3: Seagoing Qualifications (Version 6) under the Australian Navigation Act 1912. A history of sea time/service on board a vessel will be required to obtain a certificate of competency from AMSA.

 

 

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

 

Further study opportunities:

 

  • MAR60315 Advanced Diploma of Maritime Operations (Master Unlimited), State ID AWN9

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1

Fremantle - Full Time-Classroom

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 12 months
When Semester 1
Where Fremantle
How Full Time
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Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.

Semester 2

Fremantle - Full Time-Classroom

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 12 months
When Semester 2
Where Fremantle
How Full Time
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This course uses TAFE Admissions. Apply by 6 December to study in Semester 1. 

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.

Use an Electronic Chart Display and Information System to Navigate Safely Skill Set

State ID: GAA49

This 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.

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All year round

Fremantle - No future dates at present

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Units

Overview
Duration 5 days
Where Fremantle
How Part Time
Fee
Non concession:
$3,485
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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 1

Fremantle - Courses run subject to numbers

Overview

Units

Overview
Duration 5 days
Where Fremantle
How Part Time
Fee
Non concession:
$3,485
Enquire now
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.

Masters Revalidation Part A

State ID: S0026P

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.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1

Fremantle - Various Dates in 2020

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Units

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Where Fremantle
How Part Time
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Fremantle - Various Dates in 2020

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Semester 2

Fremantle - Various Dates in 2020

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Fremantle - Various Dates in 2020

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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.

Safety Training Certification Skill Set

National ID: MARSS00007 | State ID: AC720

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.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

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.

Provide Medical First Aid On Board a Vessel Skill Set

State ID: GAA46

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.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

All year round

Fremantle - December 2019

Overview

Units

Overview
Where Fremantle
How Part Time
Fee
Non concession:
$1,570.00
Enquire now
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.

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