Embark on your voyage back to the sea with our specially tailored course. This course is designed specifically for experienced seafarers who are returning to work at sea. Revalidate the skills necessary to successfully re-enter the dynamic world of marine engineering.
During this course you'll learn to:
Fault find electrical installations and automation systems
Update your knowledge of recent innovations in the industry
Use lifeboats and life rafts in a variety of situations
Control and extinguish fires
Uphold current safety training qualifications
You'll leave this course with:
A Course Completion letter to present to the Australian Marine Safety Authority (AMSA)
Learn a new skill and improve your career prospects
Gain the skills required for licensing and certification purposes
Some courses require evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol
An AMSA-issued Certificate of Competency (Engineer Class C NC) as evidenced by a copy of your certificate
To be prepared for this course, we recommend you have:
A desire to return to work at sea
A current and valid senior first-aid certificate or equivalent
TAFE NSW is committed to meeting the learning needs of every community. Meeting these needs can mean there are additional entry requirements at different campus locations. Check your preferred location for further requirements. If you need help preparing for study, contact us to find out how we can support you.
Our graduates go onto roles like: seafaring marine engineer.
The maritime industry is regulated by AMSA. AMSA sets specific requirements for each maritime qualification to ensure you are ready to join the industry. Once you graduate from your TAFE NSW course, you will be assessed against the relevant requirements through an AMSA examination process. Graduating from this course only meets part of the AMSA exam criteria. You will need to meet other requirements through your professional sea service and medical status. AMSA licensing requirements include: - Minimum age requirement of 18 when applying for your AMSA certificate - Medical and eyesight requirements - Minimum professional sea time hours Visit AMSA for more information.
The TAFE Statement in Marine Engineering Revalidation - Engineer Officers (Part A & C) does not have any courses.
At TAFE NSW, we recognise your previous work experience and study history. You may be able to use recognition of prior learning when applying for a course in the future. If you're successful, you'll get your qualification faster.
Courses can be made up of a combination of core and specialty units.
Core units consist of the knowledge you'll need to build key skills for success in your field, industry or hobby.
TAFE NSW provides support services across all campus locations and online. Whatever your needs or circumstances, we have the people, resources, counselling and facilities to support you in focusing on your studies.
TAFE NSW Disability Support Service
TAFE NSW Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) support
TAFE NSW Aboriginal Support; Learner support (ABE)
TAFE NSW Careers, Counselling and Pathways Service
TAFE NSW Libraries
Scholarship programs – be supported as you explore your talents and fulfil your potential
Read&Write literacy and study support software is available free for all TAFE NSW students to use while studying on campus and at home
LinkedIn Learning – an online resource which offers innovative courses and tutorials to improve your personal and professional skills
Student associations – get social with our student community
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