|Course Name||Diploma of Maritime Operations (Marine Engineering Class 3 Near Coastal)|
|Location||Newnham Campus, Launceston|
|Duration||Approximately 12 weeks (6 weeks for Part A and 6 weeks for Part B)|
This Intake is designed for students who already hold a current and AMSA approved Certificate of Safety Training (COST)
About the course
Diploma of Maritime Operations (Marine Engineering Class 3 Near Coastal) is delivered in two blocks – Part A and Part B.
Part A will consist of the following topics:
Electrical, Electronics and Control
Engine Room Management
Maths and Hydrostatics
Part B will consist of the following topics:
Operational Quality and Safety
Safety Course Requirements:
Basic Fire Fighting
Personal Safety & Social Responsibility
Personal Survival Techniques
Confined Space Entry
There are no specific qualification entry requirements to undertake MAR50613 Diploma of Maritime Operations (Marine Engineering Class 3 Near Coastal).
Each student is required to undertake a prescribed LLN assessment before they are granted entry to the qualification course.
While not a qualification entry requirement, the institution, as part of its student application process does requires each potential student to complete a medical declaration, which may require further discussion as to the student’s suitability to undertake the course of study.
Upon satisfactory completion of the course and subject to meeting further requirements of Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA), students may be able to obtain an Engineer Class 3 Near Coastal Certificate of Competency from AMSA.
For further information regarding Certification of Competency, please refer to the AMSA Website
On-campus accommodation is available, for further information please visit the UTAS Accommodation website.
How to apply
Please visit the VET Online Application page to apply.
Need further information?
Please complete the Online Enquiry Form and the most appropriate person will respond to you directly.
Australian Maritime College
Locked Bay 1397
Launceston Tasmania 7250
T: +61 3 6324 9404
^ Dates may vary depending on units undertaken. AMC reserves the right to reschedule or cancel courses due to insufficient enrolments.
* AMSA Final Assessment Fees are not included in the course fee, please contact AMSA direct for application cost and licencing requirements.
+ This course is not available to international students
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To apply, please visit: Unique Student Identifier. You will be asked to provide your USI upon enrolment.