|Course Name||Shipboard Safety Skill Set|
|Location||Newnham Campus, Launceston|
20 – 22 February 2019 ^ +
1 – 3 May 2019 ^ +
15 – 17 May 2019 ^ +
3 – 5 June 2019 ^ +
26 – 28 August 2019 ^ +
16 – 18 October 2019 ^ +
About the course
A Shipboard Safety Skill Set certificate is a requirement when working on any small commercial fishing vessel or trade vessel. We offer a two-day intensive training course, enabling you to obtain your nationally accredited certificate.
MARF027 Apply basic survival skills in the event of vessel abandonment
MARF028 Follow procedures to minimise and fight fires on board a vessel
MARF029 Meet work health and safety requirements
MARF030 Survive at sea using survival craft
Units included in the Shipboard Safety course may, where eligible, count towards your Coxswain, Master or Marine Engine Driver Certificates.
Basic swimming skills are an advantage, and you need to be able to remain afloat for a short period without wearing a life jacket.
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.
* Fees quoted are indicative only and are subject to change. Please confirm with AMC staff prior to applying via email: RTO.firstname.lastname@example.org. Government subsidies apply.
+ This course is not available to international students
Unique Student Identifier (USI)As of 1 January 2015 students undertaking nationally recognised training are required to have a USI.
To apply, please visit: Unique Student Identifier. You will be asked to provide your USI upon enrolment.