Maritime courses offer students a chance to expand on their seafaring skills and learn how to implement them aboard a maritime craft. Courses in this sector are formulated to equip you with the practical skills and background knowledge you need to accomplish maritime tasks within any organisation.

A maritime course can lead to a number of job opportunities, from organising commercial shipping to captaining your own fleet as a ship captain. Qualifications in can lead to a job as a maritime transport professional, deckhand, coxswain or deck officer. The average weekly salary for a maritime transport professional is $1,675.

Whether you’re just starting out in your maritime career, want to gain more qualifications, add to your previous experience, or simply broaden your horizons, TAFE NSW offers a wide variety of courses at a number of levels to suit you. TAFE courses in the area include Maritime Operations, Coxswain Grade 1 Near Coastal, Marine Engine Driver Grade 2 Near Coastal, Master up to 35 metres Near Coastal, Engineer Watchkeeper, Ship Security Awareness and Operation and Maintenance of Marine Elect. Systems.

Popular Maritime Courses at TAFE NSW