|Course Name||Certificate III in Maritime Operations (Integrated Rating)|
|Location||Newnham Campus, Launceston|
|Duration||Approx. 11 Weeks at AMC|
31 May - 10 August 2021 ^
PSSR: 1 & 2 June 2021
Fire Prevention: 3, 4 & 7 June 2021
Confined Space: 8 June 2021
Security Awareness Training: 9 September 2021
LROCP: 10 & 11 June 2021
CPSC: 15 - 18 & 21 June 2021
About the course
Certificate III in Maritime Operations (Integrated Rating) is the current pre-sea vocational training component for those
who seek employment at sea as an Integrated Rating on ocean going vessels. This course provides the required
training to qualify for Able Seafarer Deck, Able Seafarer Engine or Integrated Rating Certificates of Proficiency
(subject to assessment and sea-time requirements by the AMSA). Following sea-service as an Integrated Rating,
further courses may be undertaken for qualification as a Chief Integrated Rating, Deck Officer or Marine Engineering Officer.
Included in the course:
- Overview of the shipping industry
- Cargo operations
- Watchkeeping duties
- Ship maintenance
- Marine rigging
- Deck machinery
- Certificate of Safety Training (CoST) Short Courses
- Main systems
There are no specific qualification entry requirements however each student is required to undertake a prescribed learning, literacy and numeracy assessment before they are granted entry to the course. Additionally, the institute as part of its student application process does require 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.
For further information regarding Certification of Proficiency, please refer to the AMSA Website
Completion of this course could lead to employment pathways as Able Seafarer Deck or Able Seafarer Engine ratings on international registered vessels.
Further Study Options
Following sea-service as an Integrated Rating, further courses may be undertaken for qualification as a Chief Integrated Rating, Deck Officer or Marine Engineering Officer.
Launceston courses will be delivered at AMC's Newnham Campus on a full-time basis - Newnham Campus, Launceston (PDF 698.2KB). Some practical aspects of the training will be undertaken at the Beauty Point campus (bus transfers will be provided free of charge).
On-campus accommodation is available, for further information please visit the UTAS Accommodation website.
How to apply
Please visit the Enrolment information 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
* AMC Tuition Fees do not include Certificate of Safety Training (COST) or Long Range Operator Certificate of Proficiency course fees
^ Dates may vary depending on units undertaken. AMC reserves the right to reschedule or cancel courses due to insufficient enrolments
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.