DIPLOMA OF MARITIME OPERATIONS (MASTER UP TO 500 GT)

National ID: MAR50415
State ID: AWO3
Qualification level:

Course is available at the following locations

Public
South Metropolitan TAFE

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.

This qualification is currently cited as meeting some of the requirements for certification as a Master Class 3 as described in Part D of the National Standard for Commercial Vessels (NSCV) by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) and as a Master <500 GT as described in Marine Order 3.

Certification will require achievement of the MAR50415 Diploma of Maritime Operations (Master up to 500 GT) and other requirements; people seeking certification should check with AMSA.

Course description

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.

This qualification is currently cited as meeting some of the requirements for certification as a Master Class 3 as described in Part D of the National Standard for Commercial Vessels (NSCV) by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) and as a Master <500 GT as described in Marine Order 3.

Certification will require achievement of the MAR50415 Diploma of Maritime Operations (Master up to 500 GT) and other requirements; people seeking certification should check with AMSA.

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