TAFE NSW

Certificate IV in Maritime Operations (Master up to 35 metres Near Coastal) - MAR40618

TAFE NSW

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

This qualification is suitable for those sailing as Master on vessels up to 35 metres in length within the exclusive economic zone (EEZ) or a Mate on vessels up to 80 metres in length.Licensing/Regulatory InformationThis level of qualification is currently cited as meeting some of the requirements for certification as a Master up to 35 metres Near Coastal as defined by the National Standard for Commercial Vessels (NSCV) Part D. Certification as a Master less than 35 metres Near Coastal (as defined by the NSCV Part D) will require achievement of the MAR40613 Certificate IV in Maritime Operations (Master up to 35 metres Near Coastal), certification as a Master less than 24 metres Near Coastal, an appropriate radio certificate of proficiency, AMSA final assessment and an AMSA approved first aid certificate; people seeking certification should check with the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA). This level of qualification is also currently cited as meeting some of the requirements for certification as a Mate less than 80 metres Near Coastal as defined by the NSCV Part D. Certification as a Mate less than 80 metres Near Coastal will require achievement of the MAR40613 Certificate IV in Maritime Operations (Master up to 35 metres Near Coastal), qualifying sea service and completed AMSA approved task book or qualifying sea service, an appropriate radio certificate of proficiency, AMSA final assessment and an AMSA approved first aid certificate; people seeking certification should check with AMSA.

Subjects

  • Manage a propulsion unit using appropriate engine systems and support services
  • Manage vessel stability
  • Plan and navigate a passage for a vessel up to 80 metres
  • Manage and maintain a navigational watch on board vessels up to 80 metres
  • Manage loading, discharging and stowing of cargo
  • Apply basic survival skills in the event of vessel abandonment
  • Plan and supervise routine maintenance on a vessel up to 80 metres
  • Follow procedures to minimise and fight fires on board a vessel
  • Work safely in confined spaces on a vessel
  • Meet work health and safety requirements
  • Use wheelhouse equipment for safe navigation
  • Manage a small crew
  • Survive at sea using survival craft
  • Monitor and manage vessel operations
  • Operate deck machinery and steering gear on a vessel up to 80 metres
  • Forecast weather and oceanographic conditions
  • Manoeuvre a vessel up to 80 metres
  • Slip or dock a vessel and maintain hull on a vessel up to 80 metres
  • Manage seaworthiness of a vessel up to 80 metres
  • Observe regulations to ensure safe operation of a vessel up to 80 metres
  • Monitor environmental management on a vessel

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Ballina Campus No
  • Flexible Delivery : 52 weeks
OTEN (Open Training Education Network) Domestic: $10,600
International: $10,600
No
  • Flexible Delivery : 1 year
Ultimo College, Main Campus No
  • Full-time : 7 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 by instalments is available.You may continue with an 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 131 241.For further information on fees and charges please see https://www.tafensw.edu.au/get-started-at-tafe-nsw/fees-informationPlease ensure you also 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 payment of instalments.**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:- AMSA task book and licencing fees - medical and eyesight assessments- radio licence

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:Additional Reference materials to be purchased by student are: Australian Boating Manual by Capt. Dick Gandy ( $80), Aus Chart 802 ($35), Parallel Ruler, Compass and Dividers ($ 100). All students are expected to wear proper PPE at these practical sessions. Students have to make their own wayto the practical venues.Directions will be given on the first day of the course. For any enquiries please contact course co-ordinator Courtney Maynard on 92175283 OR Email: courtney.maynard4@tafensw.edu.au

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