|Course Name||Cert. IV in Maritime Operations (Marine Engine Driver Grade 1 Near Coastal)|
|Location||Newnham Campus, Launceston|
|Duration||4-6 weeks (depending on delivery method)|
|Course Fees||2017 MED Grade 1 (Australian Students) $2,475.00*|
5 June - 12 July 2017 ^ +
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About the course
The course provides approved training to the competency requirements for a Marine Engine Driver 1 Near Coastal Certificate, as specified by the National Standards for Commercial Vessels (NSCV) Part D and the Australian Maritime & Safety Authority (AMSA).
This qualification is suitable for people who work in the maritime industry operating as Chief Engineer on vessels with propulsion power up to 1500 kW and Second Engineer on vessels with propulsion power up to 3000 kW in the exclusive economic zone (EEZ).
This level of qualification is currently cited as meeting some of the requirements for certification as a Marine Engine Driver Grade 1 Near Coastal as defined by the National Standard for Commercial Vessels (NSCV) Part D.
Certification will require achievement of the MAR40513 Certificate IV in Maritime Operations (Marine Engine Driver Grade 1 Near Coastal), qualifying sea service and completed Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) approved task book or qualifying sea service or qualifying sea service and a workshop skill equivalent qualification, AMSA final assessment and an AMSA approved first aid certificate; people seeking certification should check with AMSA.
This course will be delivered at AMC's Newnham Campus on a full-time basis - Newnham Campus, Launceston (PDF 698.2KB). It is possible that this course can be run in other locations if we have adequate client numbers.
On-campus accommodation is available, for further information please visit the UTAS Accommodation website.
How to apply
Please visit the VET Online Application page to apply.
Need further information?
Please complete the Online Enquiry Form and the most appropriate person will respond to you directly.
Australian Maritime College
Locked Bay 1397
Launceston Tasmania 7250
T: +61 3 6324 9404
^ Dates may vary depending on units undertaken. AMC reserves the right to reschedule or cancel courses due to insufficient enrolments.
* Includes short course, Shipboard Safety Skill Set (cost included in course fee)
* AMSA Orals are not included in the course fee, please contact AMSA direct for application cost and licencing requirements.
+ This course is not available to international students
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