Certificate II in Maritime Operations - Coxswain Grade 1 Near Coastal
University of Tasmania
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No minimum education
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 WHS requirements; Survive at sea using survival craft; Plan and navigate a passage for a vessel up to 12 metres; plus more.
About University of TasmaniaThe University of Tasmania is an institution of international standing. Through its campuses at Hobart, Launceston and Burnie, the University utilises the very best of its unique environment and natural and built resources to deliver quality higher education and research. Built in 1890, the University of Tasmania's influence now extends across Australia and around the world. Its internationally focused curriculum, its client-focused delivery and its cutting edge research place UTAS on the world stage. The University of Tasmania has adopted the strategy of developing teaching and research of national and international significance in disciplines that provide a competitive edge for the University. UTAS works with institutions around the world to offer students an international experience, with exchange arrangements in place with over 40 institutions throughout Europe, Asia and North America. While UTAS offers a wide range of courses, it is still small enough to provide a supportive and distinctive student experience.
In 2008 the Australian Maritime College became a specialist Institute of the University.
Provider CRICOS: 00586B (TAS); 03058B (NSW) RTO code: Uni; 60131
Certificate IICourse code: MAR20313
- Full-time internal = 5 weeks
No minimum education
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.