Certificate III in Maritime Operations (Master up to 24 metres Near Coastal)
Maritime Operations (Master up to 24 metres Near Coastal) course details
Course description and aims
This qualification is suitable for people working in the maritime industry as a Master on commercial vessels up to 24 metres in length within the exclusive economic zone (EEZ).
This level of qualification is currently cited as meeting some of the requirements for certification as a Master up to 24 metres Near Coastal as defined by the National Standard for Commercial Vessels (NSCV) Part D.
Certification will require achievement of the MAR30913 Certificate III in Maritime Operations (Master up to 24 metres Near Coastal), qualifying sea service and completed Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) approved task book or qualifying sea service, an appropriate radio certificate of proficiency, AMSA final assessment and an AMSA approved first aid certificate; people seeking certification should check with AMSA.
There are no entry requirements for this course.
Enrol at any location
You will need to attend approximately 30 hours of class a week over 5 days per week. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: Monday to Friday, 9:00am to 4:00pm
To apply for this course you must meet the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled
GET YOUR UNIQUE STUDENT IDENTIFIER (USI)
Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit http://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi to request a USI. Remember to add Sydney TAFE to your account via the Manage Permissions page (code: 90003, name: TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute).
Find out more about applying and enrolling: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/applying-and-enrolling
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to Sydney TAFE and the government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.
The fee category that will apply to you depends on your eligibility and your individual circumstances. Your fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled.
PAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCE
Instalment payment options are available for this course. For more information, see http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/fees-and-charges
Find out more about financial assistance http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance
Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Find out more about recognition: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/recognition
|Number||Subject name||Nominal hours|
|MARF001||Apply basic survival skills in the event of vessel abandonment||30|
|BSBFLM303||Contribute to effective workplace relationships||40|
|MARF002||Follow procedures to minimise and fight fires on board a vessel||30|
|MARH003||Manage and maintain a navigational watch on board vessels up to 80 metres||30|
|MARK002||Manoeuvre a vessel up to 24 metres within near coastal waters||20|
|MARF004||Meet work health and safety requirements||20|
|MARJ002||Monitor environmental management on a vessel||15|
|MARI002||Observe regulations to ensure safe operation of a vessel up to 80 metres||15|
|MARB004||Perform routine maintenance on a vessel up to 24 metres||50|
|MARN003||Perform seamanship operations on board a vessel up to 24 metres||25|
|MARH004||Plan and navigate a passage for a vessel up to 80 metres||100|
|MARB005||Slip or dock a vessel and maintain hull on a vessel up to 80 metres||20|
|MARF005||Survive at sea using survival craft||15|
|MARH005||Use wheelhouse equipment for safe navigation||60|