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Maritime Courses

Do you love the ocean? A nation surrounded by water means there is many different maritime career opportunities available. Studying a maritime course can take you to work in tourism, commercial shipping or for oil and gas projects.

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  • Dedicated
  • Practical
  • Gratitude

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Job Opportunities:

  • Marine engine driver
  • Deck hand
  • Coastal maritime operations
  • Engineer driver
  • Ship's captain
  • Deck officer
  • Maritime trainer
  • Coxswain
  • Charter vessel guide

Fun Facts

Shipping is the greenest method of transportation

Average Salary


(based on the average weekly salary for maritime transport professionals)

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of maritime professionals are employed full-time

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employed marine transport professionals in Australia