Advanced Diploma Of Maritime Operations (Marine Engineering Class 2)

( Maritime Operations & Engineering )
Course code: AVQ3
National ID: MAR60115

About this Course

Study Mode Full-time
International Yes
University Pathway No

Dates for 2016

Part A

1st February - 15th July

Part B

1st August - 9th December

Required Short Courses :

Medical First Aid : 18th -21st July

Proficiency in Survival Craft: 25th -28th July

Advanced Fire Fighting : 3rd -6th October

Study Plan

1 Core Units

Unit Code Title
AUG22 Demonstrate Intermediate Knowledge Of Marine Control Systems And Automation
AUG24 Apply Intermediate Principles Of Naval Architecture
AUG41 Demonstrate Intermediate Knowledge Of Marine Electrical Systems
AUG45 Apply Intermediate Principles Of Marine Engineering Thermodynamics
AUG73 Demonstrate Intermediate Knowledge Of Marine Auxiliary Boilers
AUG74 Demonstrate Intermediate Knowledge Of Marine Auxiliary Machinery And Systems
AUG75 Demonstrate Basic Knowledge Of Ship Operation And Maintenance
AUG76 Demonstrate Basic Knowledge Of Ship Construction
AUG79 Apply Intermediate Principles Of Marine Mechanics
AUG80 Apply Intermediate Principles Of Marine Electrotechnology
AUG83 Apply Maritime Resource Management Principles
WH838 Work Safely In Confined Spaces On A Vessel
WH847 Provide Leadership To Crew

2 Group A Elective Units

Unit Code Title
AUG35 Demonstrate Intermediate Knowledge Of Marine Diesel Engines And Systems

3 Group B Elective Units

Unit Code Title
WH788 Contribute To Safe Cargo Operations On Liquefied Gas Tankers
WH789 Contribute To Safe Cargo Operations On Oil And Chemical Tankers
WH836 Prevent And Fight Fires On Board A Vessel
WH837 Survive At Sea In The Event Of Vessel Abandonment

These fees are estimates only for students enrolling in government funded courses in 2016 on a full time basis.

The indicative fees for a course may differ between training providers due to the units they have included in the course outline. These differences generally result from adapting courses to meet local industry needs. The actual cost of a course will also vary if different electives are chosen by the student.

Nominal hours are not hours of training or instruction. They are used to determine course fees and subsidy levels to reflect the cost to deliver quality training.

Fees have been quoted on the basis of 2016 fee rates only. These are expected to change in 2017.​ Other charges may apply.

Indicative Tuition Fees in 2016​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​.​​​​​​​​

Location and Availability
Campus Availability
Wa Maritime Training Ctre S1
Wa Maritime Training Ctre S2
Wa Maritime Training Ctre Y
Y: All Year
S1: Semester 1
S2: Semester 2
Entrance Requirements

For entry into for some courses you may need an existing lower-level qualification. For other courses, you may need to demonstrate that you meet a certain level of communication and maths skills.

To discover the most up-to-date entrance requirements for this course before you apply, visit State Training Admissions.

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Domestic full time students:

Course fees are made up of two components, tuition fees and resource fees.

Fees may vary depending on the units you are enrolled in so an approximate amount has been shown. You will be given the exact amount of your fees at enrolment. Part time student fees will vary depending on the number of units you are enrolled in. Please note, you may also need to buy textbooks or equipment for your course.

Tuition fees:

these fees apply to all qualifications - including apprenticeships and traineeships - except access and bridging courses. Please note that you may be eligible for a concession on tuition fees. Please contact the Institute for concession categories. 

Resource fees:

this fee covers the cost of materials and consumables provided by South Metropolitan TAFE. Resource fees vary depending on the content of the course. Some courses such as marine studies, fishing operations, horticulture and outdoor recreation, incur high resource fees.​​

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