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Course Info

Certificate III in Maritime Operations (Marine Engine Driver Grade 2 Near Coastal)

National Course Code: MAR30818

Overview

The nationally accredited Certificate III in Maritime Operations (Marine Engine Driver Grade 2 Near Coastal) at TAFE NSW equips you with the skills and knowledge needed to work in MED2 roles on vessels operating in the Australian near coastal maritime industry.

LEARN NEW SKILLS

Through theory and practical course work, you will learn to:

  • Operate and maintain marine internal combustion engines, propulsion systems and auxiliary systems
  • Manage fuel systems
  • Operate and maintain electrical systems
  • Operate deck machinery
  • Apply survival skills in the event of vessel abandonment
  • Fight fires onboard a vessel and follow procedures to minimise fires
  • Provide first aid

DEVELOP YOUR TALENT

Develop your personal attributes to help you get ahead:

  • Problem solving skills
  • Adventurous and resilient spirit
  • Strong swimming ability
  • Ability to work in a team

ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS

Completing this course will provide you with:

  • A nationally recognised qualification at Certificate III level
  • Eligibility to apply for a Marine Engine Driver Grade 2 Near Coastal (MED2) certificate of competency through AMSA

Career opportunities:

  • Marine engine driver grade 2 near coastal (MED2)

GROW YOUR CAREER

Take your maritime expertise to the next level with:

  • Certificate IV in Maritime Operations (Marine Engine Driver Grade 1 Near Coastal)
  • Diploma of Maritime Operations
  • Advanced Diploma of Maritime Operations

INDUSTRY DEMAND

According to the Australian Industry Standards maritime industry reference committee, 75% of maritime employers reported a skills shortage in the industry between 2017 and 2018. A review of the data showed this shortage was primarily for domestic commercial vessel roles including marine engine drivers, small vessel (<35m) masters, deckhands, managers and educators. Worker shortages make now a great time to advance your maritime career with this qualification.

Locations

This course is currently available at 2 campus locations across NSW. Enquire now for other locations.

  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • Traineeship Allowed
  • Blended, Full Time

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