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Course Info

Certificate I in Maritime Operations (General Purpose Hand Near Coastal)

National Course Code: MAR10318

Overview

Set sail in your new career as a general purpose hand with the nationally accredited Certificate I in Maritime Operations (General Purpose Hand Near Coastal). Learn to work as part of a crew, on deck or in the engine room, on a vessel up to 80 metres. Plus, get one step closer to certification with the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA).

LEARN NEW SKILLS

Through theoretical and practical course work, you will learn:

  • Critical survival skills in the event of vessel abandonment
  • To fight fires on board a vessel
  • Nautical terminology
  • Practical seamanship skills
  • How to operate inboard and outboard motors
  • Environmental work practices to protect our waters
  • How to work effectively as part of a crew

DEVELOP YOUR TALENT

Develop the skills that will help you get ahead in this career:

  • The ability to collaborate
  • Great communication skills
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • To make the most of your adventurous spirit

ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS

Completing this course will provide you with:

  • A nationally recognised Certificate I qualification and job readiness to work as a general purpose hand
  • Eligibility to apply for your AMSA - general purpose hand certification

GROW YOUR CAREER

Go on to further study in either commanding a vessel or engineering:

  • Certificate II in Maritime Operations (Marine Engine Driver Grade 3 near Coastal)
  • Certificate II in Maritime Operations (Coxswain Grade 1 near Coastal)

INDUSTRY DEMAND

The Maritime IRC Skills Forecast states that 75% of maritime employers are experiencing a skills shortage. This means domestic commercial vessel occupations - including general purpose hands (deckhands), marine engine drivers and small vessel masters - are in demand.

Forecasts show that the industry needs 11.6% additional seafarers in seagoing roles and 17.7% additional ex-seafarers to work ashore.

Locations

This course is currently available at 7 campus locations across NSW. Enquire now for other locations.

  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • Blended, Full Time
  • Fully Subsidised Course

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