Transport and Distribution (Marine Engine Driving - Grade 3)

Qualification Certificate II (NRT)
Course number 17455
National Code TDM20207
Training Package TDM07 - Maritime
Program area Transport and Automotive  
Duration (nominal hours) 183
This course replaced 8167 - Transport and Distribution (Marine Engine Driving)
 

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Course overview

Course Description

This course is for people wanting to work as Marine Engine Driver Grade 3
on board commercial vessels with engines up to 250kW operating offshore
and/or 500kW operating inshore. You will learn how to take charge of the
machinery aboard a seagoing vessel where the main propulsion machinery
does not exceed 500kW.
 
Evidence of sea time/service on board a vessel will be required to obtain a
Certificate of Competency from the state regulatory authority.

Career Opportunities

Engine Driver Grade 3 (MED 3).
 
The next career step for a person with this qualification is to become a Marine
Engine Driver Grade 2 (MED 2).

Articulation

When you finish this course you may apply for advanced standing in
TDM30207 Certificate III in Transport and Distribution (Marine Engine
Driving - Grade 2) (17456).

Entry Requirements

 The training package TDM07 does not specify any entry requirements.

 

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Locations & fees



TAFE NSW fees apply to offerings of this course at the following locations. Concessions or exemptions may apply for eligible students.

Year Half Year Fee Annual Fee
2014 $267 $534


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Location Attendance Status Week Starting How to Enrol
Newcastle Part Time Evening Standby 03-Feb-2014
Nthn Beaches Full Time Available 02-Jun-2014 Enrol Now
Nthn Beaches Part Time Evening Available 28-Apr-2014 Enrol Now
Nthn Beaches Full Time Available 03-Mar-2014 Enrol Now
Nthn Beaches Flexible Delivery Available 03-Mar-2014 Enrol Now
OTEN Full Time Available 01-Apr-2014 Enrol Now
Port Macquarie Flexible Delivery Available 14-Jul-2014 Apply Now
Ultimo Full Time Available 19-May-2014 Enrol Now

Commercial fees apply to offerings of this course at the following locations.
Location Status Start date End date How to Enrol Cost
Ballina Available Anytime Enrol Now $800

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Course structure

pdf icon Student Assessment Guide – Course
 

What you must do to complete the course

The course structure below shows what you must do to complete this course.
units/modules are arranged in groups and sometimes also in subgroups.
 
You must complete each group as specified as well as following the course
completion instructions.   If a course contains optional groups there will
statement at the top of the course indicating how many you must do.  At the
top of any group containing optional subgroups there will be a statement
saying how many you must do.
 
 
The packaging rules for TDM20207 Certificate II in Transport and
Distribution (Marine Engine Driving - Grade 3) from the TDM07 Maritime
Training Package version 1.0 require successful completion of sixteen
mandatory units of competency relating to equipment checking and
maintenance, communication, operational quality and safety, equipment and
systems operations and environment Additional units may be included in the
specific needs beyond the minimum mandatory requirements.
 
The TAFE NSW course 17455 Certificate II in Transport and Distribution
(Marine Engine Driving - Grade 3) contains the following course structure:
 
Group 1 - Mandatory units
-------------------------
Group 1 is core and contains sixteen mandatory units of competency. All
units in this group must be successfully completed.
 
Unit TDMMF1007B - Provide elementary first aid included in the core group,
consistent with competency requirements set for the St John Ambulance
National Senior Level First Aid Certificate or Level 2 First Aid
Certificate. However, this unit does not meet WorkCover NSW requirements
for a Senior First Aid Certificate. Learners will also need to enrol in,
and successfully complete, the module 3223A Senior first aid in Group 2
(Enrichment group) to be eligible to receive the WorkCover approved Senior
 
Group 2 - Optional additional units
-----------------------------------
Group 2 is enrichment and contains relevant units from this or other
Training Packages which may be included in the qualification to satisfy
specific additional needs beyond the minimum mandatory requirements. This
group is not required for course completion. This group also contains the
module 3223A. To receive the WorkCover approved Senior First Aid
Certificate learners will need to enrol in, and successfully complete, the
in this group and receive the unit TDMMF1007B by advanced standing.
 
Please note: These units do not contribute towards completion.
 
Inclusion of Additional Units of Competency
-------------------------------------------
The teaching section should contact the program manager if a request is
received from an industry group to include a specific unit of competency
that is not already in the course or if a learner is seeking recognition
of a unit of competency achieved at an RTO other than TAFE that is not in
the course structure. If the requested unit of competency meets the
Training Package qualification rules it will be included in the course
structure in an appropriate group for delivery or recognition.
 
Note: None of the units of competency in the Maritime Training Package have
either pre-requisite or co-requisite requirements. Where units of
competency are included from another Training Package, Registered Training
check www.training.gov.au or contact the Industry Skills Council
responsible for the Training Package to check if the unit has any pre
requisite or co requisite requirements.
 
Learner Support
---------------
TAFE NSW learners who require additional support to meet their learning
goals can co-enrol in the TAFE NSW Statement of Attainment in Learner
Support (9999). This course replaces the module Tutorial Support 8999A.
 
Group 1 MANDATORY UNITS
All module/units must be completed
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
TDMMB1907B Carry out basic hull servicing 7
TDMMB3607B Prepare a small vessel's machinery for sea within the limits of responsibility of a Marine Engine Dr 6
TDMME1107A Contribute to effective communications and teamwork on a coastal vessel 10
TDMMF1007B Provide elementary first aid 18
TDMMF1107B Survive at sea in the event of vessel abandonment 20
TDMMF3907B Maintain running log within the limits of responsibility of a Marine Engine Driver Grade 3 5
TDMMF5407A Observe safety and emergency procedures on a coastal vessel 10
TDMMF5507A Fight and extinguish fires on board a coastal vessel 10
TDMMR1807B Operate deck machinery installed on a small vessel of less than 750 KW propulsion power 8
TDMMR1907B Safely handle and stow explosive and flammable materials 6
TDMMR3007B Operate and carry out basic service checks on small vessel marine propulsion systems 15
TDMMR3107B Operate and carry out basic servicing on auxiliary systems 9
TDMMR3207B Operate and carry out basic routine servicing of marine extra low and low voltage electrical systems 7
TDMMR5407B Carry out refuelling and fuel transfer operations 9
TDMMR6107A Use and care for hand and power tools on a small vessel 36
TDMMU507B Ensure compliance with environmental considerations in a small domestic vessel 7
 
Group 2 ENRICHMENT
You may choose modules/units from this group but they do not count towards
course completion
Subgroup 1 ENRICHMENT
You may choose modules/units from this group but they do not count towards

course completion
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
BSBSUS201A Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices 20
TDMMF1807B Apply medical first aid on board a vessel 28
TDMMF1907B Operate survival craft and other lifesaving appliances 15
TDMMF5607A Observe personal safety and social responsibilities 8
TDMMF6107A Manage marine fire fighting and prevention activities on board a vessel 38
TDMMF6207A Prevent, control and fight fires on board an ocean-going vessel 24
TDMMO107A Follow maritime security procedures 15
 
Subgroup 2 ENRICHMENT
You may choose modules/units from this group but they do not count towards

course completion
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
HLTAID003 Provide first aid 18
HLTFA311A Apply first aid 18
 

Requirements to receive the qualification

To receive TDM20207 Certificate II in Transport and Distribution (Marine Engine
Driving - Grade 3) learners must successfully complete sixteen units of
competency from Group 1.
 

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