Diploma of Maritime Operations - Marine Engineering Class 3 Near Coastal

University of Tasmania

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).

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education


15 units

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.

Related Careers:

Marine Engineer,
Campus Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Cradle Coast
Sydney - Darlinghurst
Sydney - Rozelle
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Provider CRICOS: 00586B (TAS); 03058B (NSW)

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