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Statement of Attainment in Safety Training Certification Skill Set

National Course Code: MARSS00033


Take the first step toward your Certificate of Safety Training (CoST) with the nationally recognised Statement of Attainment in Safety Training Certification Skill Set. Gain key foundational skills in maritime safety and survival and work in any capacity at sea on board international vessels.


Through theory and practical course work learn to:

  • Prevent and control fires
  • Understand security threats
  • Contribute to safety management system (SMS) processes
  • Use personal survival techniques (PST)
  • Provide First Aid and follow guidelines


Develop the attributes to help you get ahead:

  • A keen interest in maritime safety
  • An ability to work under pressure
  • Commitment to the welfare and safety of your crewmates
  • The ability to work in various weather conditions in a moving sea vessel
  • A willingness to work at varying times and hours
  • The constitution to work at sea


Completing this course provides you with:

  • A nationally accredited Statement of Attainment
  • A pathway to further study in the maritime industry
  • Credit towards a full qualification
  • The ability to apply for your Certificate of Safety Training certificate


Ready to commit to a full qualification in this field? This Statement of Attainment gives you a strong foundation to succeed in your chosen trade.

Explore your options and discover the full range of TAFE NSW Maritime Operations and Marine Engineering courses on offer.

Career opportunities:

Graduates who complete a related certificate or diploma go on to roles like:

  • General purpose hand
  • Coxswain
  • Deck/engine/integrated rating
  • Watchkeeper deck, master mariner
  • Marine engine driver, junior marine engineer
  • Maritime support staff including catering staff


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  • Nationally Recognised Training

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