Certificate II in Maritime Operations (Marine Engine Driver Grade 3 Near Coastal) - MAR20418


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

This qualification applies to people working in the maritime industry seeking an Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) certificate of competency in the capacity of:chief engineer on vessels with an inboard engine with propulsion power


  • Apply basic survival skills in the event of vessel abandonment
  • Operate marine internal combustion engines, and propulsion and auxiliary systems
  • Service marine internal combustion engines and propulsion and auxiliary systems
  • Follow procedures to minimise and fight fires on board a vessel
  • Follow environmental work practices
  • Work effectively with others
  • Meet work health and safety requirements
  • Survive at sea using survival craft
  • Operate deck machinery
  • Maintain hull out of water
  • Operate and maintain extra low and low voltage electrical systems and equipment
  • Provide first aid
  • Complete engine room tasks

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Ballina Campus No
Coffs Harbour Education Campus CHEC No
OTEN (Open Training Education Network) No
Port Macquarie Campus No
Ultimo College, Main Campus No
  • Full-time : 4 weeks

Fee comments

Campuses: OTEN (Open Training Education Network).

This training is subsidised by the NSW government under Smart and Skilled. The student fee you will need to pay, will be determined according to your personal circumstances and eligibility for a subsidised place. You may also be eligible for a concession fee, fee exemption, or fee free scholarship. Payment made by instalments is available.You may continue with enrolment into this course if you are not eligible for subsidised training, however the full training fee will be applicable. There are conditions to enrolment if you are a Temporary Visa Holder, to discuss your visa status and eligibility to enrol please phone 131 601.For further information on fees and charges please see https://www.tafensw.edu.au/get-started-at-tafe-nsw/fees-informationPlease ensure to read and understand the associated fee policies and conditions related to withdrawal from a course, applying for a refund of fees, applying for a deferral to your studies, and if you are behind in instalment payments.**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:- AMSA licencing fees - recommended (optional) - the latest edition of The Australian Boating Manual by Captain Dick Gandy

Campuses: Ultimo College, Main Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:Students to supply and wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for all practical sessions.Students will need to provide their own transport to venues for practical sessions.

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