CERTIFICATE II IN MARITIME OPERATIONS (Coxswain Grade 1 Near Coastal)

National ID: MAR20313
State ID: J711
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Course is available at the following locations

Public
Central Regional TAFE
Course Details
Training Package Version :

This qualification is suitable for people who work as a Coxswain Grade 1 Near Coastal skipper in the maritime industry. This qualification enables graduates to command a commercial marine vessel:

• up to 12 metres in length
• with propulsion power that is unlimited for an outboard engine or up to 500 kW for an inboard engine.

Can carry passengers:

  • inshore, and
  • or as a tender or auxiliary vessel within 3 nautical miles (nm) of a parent vessel within the exclusive economic zone (EEZ).

You will gain the following skills :

  • Navigating a vessel less than 12 metres in length
  • Applying basic maintenance and engineering knowledge
  • Operating a marine radio
  • Applying safety procedures at sea
  • Applying basic ships knowledge, and
  • Demonstrating nautical knowledge.
Third Party Provider
Central Regional TAFE engages the services of a Third Party in the provision of this course. Further details can be provided prior to enrolment.
VET Student Loans : This coures is NOT eligible for a VET Student Loan.

Course description

Course Details
Training Package Version :

This qualification is suitable for people who work as a Coxswain Grade 1 Near Coastal skipper in the maritime industry. This qualification enables graduates to command a commercial marine vessel:

• up to 12 metres in length
• with propulsion power that is unlimited for an outboard engine or up to 500 kW for an inboard engine.

Can carry passengers:

  • inshore, and
  • or as a tender or auxiliary vessel within 3 nautical miles (nm) of a parent vessel within the exclusive economic zone (EEZ).

You will gain the following skills :

  • Navigating a vessel less than 12 metres in length
  • Applying basic maintenance and engineering knowledge
  • Operating a marine radio
  • Applying safety procedures at sea
  • Applying basic ships knowledge, and
  • Demonstrating nautical knowledge.
Third Party Provider
Central Regional TAFE engages the services of a Third Party in the provision of this course. Further details can be provided prior to enrolment.
VET Student Loans : This coures is NOT eligible for a VET Student Loan.

Campus locations

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Public
North Regional TAFE

This qualification is suitable for people who work as a Coxswain Grade 1 Near Coastal in the maritime industry and: - command a commercial marine vessel: - up to 12 metres in length - with propulsion power that is unlimited for an outboard engine or up to 500 kW for an inboard engine - carry passengers on this vessel: - inshore or - as a tender or auxiliary vessel within 3 nautical miles (nm) of a parent vessel within the exclusive economic zone (EEZ).

To attain this qualification you need to complete the following skill sets:

  • Elements of Shipboard Safety (ESS)
  • Coxswain Vessel Operations
  • Coxswain Environmental Practices
  • Coxswain Engineering
  • Coxswain Navigation

The Australian Maritime Safety Authority has a suite of requirements that need to be fulfilled to attain the certificate to operate a vessel. Please see the AMSA website for the most up to date guidance notes on the certificate that you wish to attain.

Course description

This qualification is suitable for people who work as a Coxswain Grade 1 Near Coastal in the maritime industry and: - command a commercial marine vessel: - up to 12 metres in length - with propulsion power that is unlimited for an outboard engine or up to 500 kW for an inboard engine - carry passengers on this vessel: - inshore or - as a tender or auxiliary vessel within 3 nautical miles (nm) of a parent vessel within the exclusive economic zone (EEZ).

To attain this qualification you need to complete the following skill sets:

  • Elements of Shipboard Safety (ESS)
  • Coxswain Vessel Operations
  • Coxswain Environmental Practices
  • Coxswain Engineering
  • Coxswain Navigation

The Australian Maritime Safety Authority has a suite of requirements that need to be fulfilled to attain the certificate to operate a vessel. Please see the AMSA website for the most up to date guidance notes on the certificate that you wish to attain.

Campus locations

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Public
South Metropolitan TAFE

Coxswain's can gain employment in the small vessel sector in commercial workboats, fisheries, fishing, tourism and aquaculture.

In addition to successful completion of Certificate II in Maritime Operations (Coxswain Grade 1 Near Coastal), the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) requires students to successfully complete each of the following:

  • An appropriate Radio certificate of proficiency
  • An AMSA approved First Aid course
  • Completed AMSA approved task book or have qualifying sea service
  • AMSA’s final assessment

People seeking certification should contact the marine regulators, Australian Maritime Safety Authority: Phone: Head Office +61 2 6279 5000 (8.00am to 5.00pm, Monday to Friday EST) or Web: www.amsa.gov.au

This Qualification is also available as a Traineeship. To study as a Trainee, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation. Please see the Apprenticeships/Traineeships section for more information.

Course description

Coxswain's can gain employment in the small vessel sector in commercial workboats, fisheries, fishing, tourism and aquaculture.

In addition to successful completion of Certificate II in Maritime Operations (Coxswain Grade 1 Near Coastal), the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) requires students to successfully complete each of the following:

  • An appropriate Radio certificate of proficiency
  • An AMSA approved First Aid course
  • Completed AMSA approved task book or have qualifying sea service
  • AMSA’s final assessment

People seeking certification should contact the marine regulators, Australian Maritime Safety Authority: Phone: Head Office +61 2 6279 5000 (8.00am to 5.00pm, Monday to Friday EST) or Web: www.amsa.gov.au

This Qualification is also available as a Traineeship. To study as a Trainee, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation. Please see the Apprenticeships/Traineeships section for more information.

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