TAFE NSW

Certificate I in Maritime Operations (General Purpose Hand Near Coastal) - MAR10318

TAFE NSW

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

This qualification is suitable for people working in entry level positions in the maritime industry as a General Purpose Hand on deck or in the engine room of a vessel up to 80 metres within the exclusive economic zone (EEZ) or in the engine room only for a vessel with propulsion power up to 3000 kW.Licensing/Regulatory InformationThis level of qualification is currently cited as meeting some of the requirements for certification as a General Purpose Hand Near Coastal as defined by the National Standard for Commercial Vessels (NSCV) Part D. Certification will require achievement of the MAR10318 Certificate I in Maritime Operations (General Purpose Hand Near Coastal) and an Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) approved first aid certificate; people seeking certification should check with AMSA.

Subjects

  • 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
  • Assist with routine maintenance of a vessel
  • Work effectively as part of a crew on a vessel up to 80 metres
  • Apply general purpose hand skills aboard a vessel
  • Survive at sea using survival craft
  • Perform basic lookout duties

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Ballina Campus No
  • Flexible Delivery : 52 weeks
Coffs Harbour Education Campus CHEC No
  • Flexible Delivery : 52 weeks
Maclean Campus No
  • Flexible Delivery : 52 weeks
OTEN (Open Training Education Network) No
  • Flexible Delivery : 26 weeks
Port Macquarie Campus No
  • Flexible Delivery : 52 weeks
Ultimo College, Main Campus No
  • Full-time : 2 weeks
Yamba Campus No
  • Flexible Delivery : 52 weeks

Fee comments

Campuses: Ballina Campus, Coffs Harbour Education Campus CHEC, Maclean Campus, Port Macquarie Campus, Yamba Campus.

**FULLY GOVERNMENT SUBSIDISED**This course is fully government-subsidised for eligible students, meaning you will not have to pay any course fees. It is part of a program to help people develop the skills they need to get a job, undertake entry level qualifications or transition to a new job.If you are not eligible for subsidised training, you can still choose to enrol in the course but will need to pay the full (non-subsidised) fee.

Campuses: OTEN (Open Training Education Network).

**FULLY GOVERNMENT SUBSIDISED**This course is fully government-subsidised for eligible students, meaning you will not have to pay any course fees. It is part of a program to help people develop the skills they need to get a job, undertake entry level qualifications or transition to a new job.If you are not eligible for subsidised training, you can still choose to enrol in the course but will need to pay the full (non-subsidised) fee.**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to pay for/provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:- AMSA licencing fees- purchase/access the latest edition of The Australian Boating Manual by Captain Dick Gandy (recommended but optional)

Campuses: Ultimo College, Main Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**Students must bring work overalls, protective eyewear, closed work shoes and sun protection for practical sessions

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