Diploma of Maritime Operations - Marine Engineering Class 3 Near Coastal
University of Tasmania
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
|AMC Launceston||No||Full-time internal||
No minimum education
This qualification is part of the Maritime Training Package. It is suitable for people who work in the maritime industry as a Chief Engineer on vessels with propulsion power up to 3000 kW in the exclusive economic zone (EEZ).
Subjects you can Study
Communicate effectively when performing engineering duties; Follow vessel security procedures; Observe personal safety and social responsibility; Prevent and fight fires on board a vessel; Survive at sea in the event of vessel abandonment; Work safely in confined spaces on a vessel; Ensure compliance with environmental management legislation; Apply basic principles of naval architecture; Demonstrate basic knowledge of marine auxiliary boilers; Demonstrate basic knowledge of marine auxiliary machinery and equipment; Demonstrate basic knowledge of marine control systems and automation; Demonstrate basic knowledge of marine diesel engines and systems; Demonstrate basic knowledge of marine electrical systems; 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
DiplomaCourse code: MAR50613
- Full-time internal
No minimum education
Life after Study
Marine engineers control the installation, operation and maintenance of machinery and equipment on ships and vessels. Marine engineers work in the engine departments of cargo ships, dredges, offshore supply and drill vessels, floating production storage and offtake facilities, oil tankers, passenger ships and tugs. They need to be familiar with various types of diesel engines, steam plant and gas turbines.