Certificate II In Maritime Operations (Coxswain Grade 1 Near Coastal)
Maritime Operations ＆ Engineering
Course code: J711
National ID: MAR20313
About this Course
This qualification is suitable for people who work as a Coxswain Grade 1 Near Coastal in the maritime industry and: - command a commercial marine vessel: - up to 12 metres in length - with propulsion power that is unlimited for an outboard engine or up to 500 kW for an inboard engine - carry passengers on this vessel: - inshore or - as a tender or auxiliary vessel within 3 nautical miles (nm) of a parent vessel within the exclusive economic zone (EEZ).
Coxswain's can gain employment in the small vessel sector in commercial workboats, fisheries, fishing, tourism and aquaculture.
Dates for 2016
22nd January - 4th March
22nd April - 3rd June
1st August - 9th September
17th October - 25th November
The course is run over 6 weeks and contains the following components:
- Elements of Shipboard Safety (ESS)
- Senior First Aid (SFA)
- Radio Operators Ticket (MROCP)
- Nautical Knowledge Engineering Knowledge
To work in the Maritime industry you will be required to meet the requirements for your state marine authority, the Department of Transport (DoT), for a Certificate of Competency as a Coxswain.
The Coxswain Certificate of Competency is a combined Command/Engineer certificate which entitles the holder to:
- Command a vessel less than 10 metres in length (less than 12 metres with exemption), up to Inshore Limits; and
- To perform the duty of engineer on a vessel with engines less than 250 kW, up to Inshore Limits.
Please see the following link for more information: http://nationalsystem.amsa.gov.au/factsheets.php
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- Study Plan
||Plan And Navigate A Passage For A Vessel Up To 12 Metres|
Ohs And Environment
||Meet Work Health And Safety Requirements|
||Follow Environmental Work Practices|
||Perform Basic Servicing And Maintenance Of Main Propulsion Unit And Auxiliary Systems|
||Operate Inboard And Outboard Motors|
||Operate Main Propulsion Unit And Auxiliary Systems|
||Comply With Regulations To Ensure Safe Operation Of A Vessel Up To 12 Metres|
||Handle A Vessel Up To 12 Metres|
||Apply Seamanship Skills Aboard A Vessel Up To 12 Metres|
||Apply Basic Survival Skills In The Event Of Vessel Abandonment|
||Follow Procedures To Minimise And Fight Fires On Board A Vessel|
||Survive At Sea Using Survival Craft|
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.
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- Location and Availability
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- Entrance Requirements
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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.