MAR10418 Certificate I in Maritime Operations
(Coxswain Grade 2 Near Coastal) 

This course was previously  MAR10413

UPCOMING COURSES in 2019/2020

PERTH - HILLARYS BOAT HARBOUR

  • August 19 to 23
  • November 4 to 8
  • January 13 - 17
  • March 23 - 27
  • June 22 - 26

WHO IS IT FOR?

This qualification is suitable for people who work or want to work as a Coxswain Grade 2 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 100 kW for an inboard engine 
  • that is not carrying passengers 

      and operate this vessel: 

  • in sheltered waters, or
  • as a tender or auxiliary vessel within 3 nautical miles (nm) of a parent vessel within the exclusive economic zone (EEZ), or
  • within 3 nm from point of departure, shore base or aquaculture lease.

COURSE DESCRIPTION

The course is conducted face to face over an intense 5 day period with an experienced Master who will help and guide you through the required Units of Competency to ensure you have the knowledge and skills to attain a Coxswain Grade 2 Near Coastal (Certificate I in Maritime Operations) certificate.

This qualification is one component of the eligibility criteria to achieve the Coxswain Grade 2 Certificate of Competency which allows you to work in any state or territory in Australia. 

UNITS OF COMPETENCY

The Coxswain Grade 2 certificate is made up of 8 units of competency:

  • MARC00     Operate inboard and outboard motors 
  • MARF00     Apply basic survival skills in the event of vessel abandonment 
  • MARF002   Follow procedures to minimise and fight fires on board a vessel 
  • MARF004   Meet work health and safety requirements 
  • MARI001     Comply with regulations to ensure safe operation of a vessel up to 12 metres 
  • MARJ001    Follow environmental work practices 
  • MARK001   Handle a vessel up to 12 metres 
  • MARN002   Apply seamanship skills aboard a vessel up to 12 metres 

This course will be superseded by MAR10418.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES 

If you like driving boats why not get paid for it?  The marine industry needs competent skippers and crew to transport guests and cargo and to provide services, labour and contracts on the waterfront and on the coast. 

A Coxswain can take control of a ferry, water taxi, jet boat, yacht, catamaran, tourism or catering vessel, Kimberley charter boat tender and a variety of work boats. 

Please remember:    Coxswain Grade 1 – Can carry passengers

                                     Coxswain Grade 2 – Cannot carry passengers                                           

FOR MORE INFORMATION or to ENROL click on the SEA SCHOOL link or call 1300 666 416 
(You will be re-directed to the SEA SCHOOL website)

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