TAFE NSW

Advanced Diploma of Maritime Operations (Marine Engineering Class 1) - MAR60215

TAFE NSW

Type of institution: TAFE Institute
Level: Pre-degree
CRICOS: 00591E

This qualification is suitable for people who work as an Engineer Class 1 in the maritime industry on ships powered by main propulsion machinery of any propulsion power in any operating area.This qualification forms some of the requirements for certification by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) as an Engineer Class 1 as described in Marine Orders 70-73 (2014) under the Navigation Act 2012.People seeking certification should check requirements with AMSA.

Structure

17 units

Subjects

  • Survive at sea in the event of vessel abandonment
  • Demonstrate advanced knowledge of marine auxiliary machinery and systems
  • Demonstrate advanced knowledge of marine steam turbines and main boilers
  • Apply advanced principles of marine engineering thermodynamics
  • Demonstrate advanced knowledge of marine auxiliary boilers
  • Demonstrate advanced knowledge of marine diesel engines and systems
  • Work safely in confined spaces on a vessel
  • Manage firefighting and fire prevention activities on board a vessel
  • Contribute to safe cargo operations on oil and chemical tankers
  • Apply maritime resource management principles
  • Demonstrate advanced knowledge of marine electrical systems
  • Observe personal safety and social responsibility
  • Demonstrate advanced knowledge of ship operation and maintenance
  • Provide medical first aid on board a vessel
  • Prevent and fight fires on board a vessel
  • Demonstrate advanced knowledge of marine control systems and automation
  • Apply advanced principles of marine electrotechnology
  • Follow vessel security procedures
  • Apply advanced principles of naval architecture
  • Operate survival craft and other lifesaving appliances
  • Contribute to safe cargo operations on liquefied gas tankers
  • Provide first aid
  • Apply advanced principles of marine mechanics
  • Provide leadership to crew

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Newcastle Campus International: $15,520 No
  • Full-time : 30 weeks

Fee comments

Campuses: Newcastle Campus.

**PAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCE**This course is approved for a Commonwealth VET Student Loan (VSL). If you meet the VSL eligibility and academic suitability requirements, you are able to apply to the Commonwealth for a loan to cover all or part of your course fee. We will ask you whether you would like to apply for a VET Student Loan when you enrol and advise you of the process. Find out more about [VET Student Loans](https://www.tafensw.edu.au/vet-student-loans)Direct payment by Unit of Study instalments is available for this course. The Units of Study and associated fees for this course are detailed below. Fees are charged on the census day for each Unit of Study. To secure a loan for part or all of your course, you must be eligible and submit a valid application to the Commonwealth for a VET Student Loan. You may withdraw prior to the census date without incurring a fee.**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:- A media device capable of reading USB stick. - Appropriate power connection adaptors. - Calculator suitable for purpose.

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