Certificate II in Maritime Operations - Coxswain Grade 1 Near Coastal
Charles Darwin University (CDU)
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This qualification is part of the Maritime Training Package. It is suitable for people who work as a Coxswain Grade 1 Near Coastal in the maritime industry and command a commercial marine vessel up to 12 metres in length with propulsion power that is unlimited for an outboard engine or up to 500 kW for an inboard engine.
Subjects you can Study
Perform basic servicing and maintenance of main propulsion unit and auxiliary systems; Operate inboard and outboard motors; Operate main propulsion unit and auxiliary systems; Apply basic survival skills in the event of vessel abandonment; Follow procedures to minimise and fight fires on board a vessel; Meet work health and safety requirements; Survive at sea using survival craft; Plan and navigate a passage for a vessel up to 12 metres; plus more.
About Charles Darwin University (CDU)Charles Darwin University is the major tertiary education and training and further education institution in the Northern Territory.
Originally established as a tertiary institution in 1974, it became the Northern Territory University in 1989 and the Charles Darwin University in 2003.
The main University campus is located at Casuarina in Darwin with campuses at Alice Springs and Palmerston. VET courses are also offered at Jabiru, Katherine, Nhulunbuy, Tennant Creek and Yulara Centres as well as at various remote community centres.
The University provides multi-sector education with Senior Secondary, TAFE and VET courses, higher education programs and research facilities.
CDU also deliver a number of courses through the Australian Centre for Indigenous Knowledges and Education (ACIKE), which is a joint initiative between Charles Darwin University (CDU) and the Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education (BIITE). The three main sites for delivery will be at the main ACIKE Hub CDU Casuarina campus and at the BIITE campuses at Batchelor and the Alice Springs Desert Peoples' Centre.
Provider CRICOS: 00300K (NT); 03286A (NSW) RTO code: Uni; 0373
Certificate IICourse code: MAR20313
- Full-time internal = 1 year
Life after Study
Coxswains manage the operation of small commercial marine vessels, such as fishing boats, ferries, water taxis, jet boats, yachts, catamarans and tourist craft.