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Diploma of Maritime Operations (Master up to 500 GT)

National ID: MAR50415 | State ID: AWO3

Become a master, chief mate or watchkeeper on vessels with this AMSA-accredited course.

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

This course may 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 any specific instructions if your training delivery style needs to change.

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Fremantle - Full Time-Classroom

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Duration 3 semesters
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This competitive course uses TAFE Admissions. Applications are now open for Semester 1 2021.  

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Fremantle - Full Time-Classroom

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Diploma of Maritime Operations (Watchkeeper Deck)

National ID: MAR50315 | State ID: AWO1

Become a master, chief mate or watchkeeper on vessels with this AMSA-accredited course.

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

This course may 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 any specific instructions if your training delivery style needs to change.

Semester 1

Fremantle - Full Time-Classroom

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This course uses TAFE Admissions. Applications are now open for Semester 1 2021.  

Semester 2

Fremantle - Full Time-Classroom

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Shipboard Safety Skill Set

National ID: MARSS00008 | State ID: AC773

This shipboard safety skill set is a prerequisite for employment onboard commercial vessels in domestic waters.

Prerequisites

Prerequisites

In order to achieve your AMSA certificate you will be required to hold a Senior first aid certificate with unit code HLTAID003. This will be required to be presented on the first day of class to the lecturer. 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

This course may 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 any specific instructions if your training delivery style needs to change.

All year round

Fremantle - Various dates in 2021

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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.

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Safety Training Certification Skill Set

National ID: MARSS00007 | State ID: AC720

This AMSA approved training course qualifies holders of the certificate to work on vessels in Australian and international waters.

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This course may 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 any specific instructions if your training delivery style needs to change.

All year round

Fremantle - Starts 14 June or 29 November

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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.

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Certificate III in Marine Craft Construction

National ID: MEM30705 | State ID: W242

Become a tradesperson working in the exciting marine craft construction industry.

Entrance Requirements

Job opportunities

Entrance Requirements

 

This course is available as an apprenticeship.

Entrance requirements for apprenticeships

You must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study an apprenticeship or traineeship. 

An apprenticeship involves full time work with an employer who provides an opportunity to learn all aspects of a trade. This is a structured program for a fixed period of time and while you learn on the job, you also attend off the job training at SM TAFE.

Some of the benefits of an Apprenticeship are that you can:

  • Earn a wage while you train
  • Learn on the job skills combined with off the job training
  • Receive a nationally recognised qualification on successful completion
  • Start a valuable step towards a rewarding career path

 

Job opportunities

 

  • Successful completion of this qualification may allow you to become a shipbuilder.

 

 

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

 

Further study opportunities:

 

  • MEM40105 Certificate IV in Engineering, State ID W245

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

This course may 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 any specific instructions if your training delivery style needs to change.

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Marine Radio Operator's VHF and HF Skill Set

National ID: MARSS00010 | State ID: AC870

This unit acts as an additional module to coxswain and master under 24M.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

This course may 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 any specific instructions if your training delivery style needs to change.

This course is currently undergoing delivery planning and information will be available on our website shortly. Check back later, or use the course enquiry form below to have our Client Contact Centre contact you with further information about the next course start, delivery locations and study modes.

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Provide Medical First Aid On Board a Vessel Skill Set

State ID: GAA46

Lend a helping hand. Gain the skills to be able to react appropriately in an emergency situation, where a casualty has been injured at sea, or is acutely ill.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

This course may 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 any specific instructions if your training delivery style needs to change.

This course is currently undergoing delivery planning and information will be available on our website shortly. Check back later, or use the course enquiry form below to have our Client Contact Centre contact you with further information about the next course start, delivery locations and study modes.

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Manage Provision of Medical Care On Board A Vessel Skill Set

State ID: GAA47

Take charge of a medical emergency onboard a ship with this industry-relevant, highly practical skill set.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

This course may 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 any specific instructions if your training delivery style needs to change.

This course is currently undergoing delivery planning and information will be available on our website shortly. Check back later, or use the course enquiry form below to have our Client Contact Centre contact you with further information about the next course start, delivery locations and study modes.

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Advanced Diploma of Maritime Operations (Master Unlimited)

National ID: MAR60315 | State ID: AWN9

Become a fully-qualified master, chief mate or deck watchkeeper on ships of any gross tonnage in any operating area.

Job opportunities

Job opportunities

 

  • This qualification is aligned to the educational requirement for certification as a Master Unlimited as described in Marine Orders Part 3: Seagoing Qualifications (Version 6) under the Navigation Act 1912

 

 

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

 

Further study opportunities:

 

  • University

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

This course may 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 any specific instructions if your training delivery style needs to change.

Semester 1

Fremantle - Full Time-Classroom

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Duration 2 semesters
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This competitive course uses TAFE Admissions. Applications are now open for Semester 1 2021.  

Semester 2

Fremantle - Full Time-Classroom

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Duration 2 semesters
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Advanced Diploma of Maritime Operations (Marine Engineering Class 2)

National ID: MAR60115 | State ID: AVQ3

Become a chief engineer or engineer watchkeeper onboard any propulsion power vessel with this AMSA-accredited course.

Job opportunities

Job opportunities

 

 

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

 

Further study opportunities:

 

  • MAR60215 Advanced Diploma of Maritime Operations (Marine Engineering Class 1), State ID AVQ0

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

This course may 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 any specific instructions if your training delivery style needs to change.

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Fremantle - Full Time-Classroom

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Duration 1 semesters
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This competitive course uses TAFE Admissions. Applications are now open for Semester 1 2021.  

Semester 2

Fremantle - Full Time-Classroom

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Fremantle - Part Time-Classroom

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This course is typically available in Semester 2. Applications for this course may open again in May for study in Semester 2, 2021.

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