MAR30818 Certificate III in Maritime Operations (Marine Engine Driver Grade 2 Near Coastal)
This course was previously MAR30813
UPCOMING COURSES in 2019/2020
PERTH - HILLARYS BOAT HARBOUR
- October 14 to 25
- March 9 - 20
- June 2 - 12
WHO IS IT FOR?
This qualification is suitable for people who work in the maritime industry operating as
- Chief Engineer on a vessel with an inboard engine with propulsion power up to 750 kW in waters to the outer limits of the exclusive economic zone (EEZ)
- Second Engineer on vessels with an inboard engine with propulsion power up to 1500 kW in waters to the outer limits of the exclusive economic zone (EEZ)
- Chief Engineer or Second Engineer on a vessel with an outboard engine with unlimited propulsion in waters to the outer limits of the exclusive economic zone (EEZ)
- Assist an engineer in any tasks that may be required on board while working under the direct supervision of the person in charge of the vessel’s engines
Work in the engine room of a vessel <80 m long with propulsion power up to 3000 kW
The course is conducted face to face over an intense 10 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 Marine Engine Driver Grade 2 Near Coastal (Certificate III in Maritime Operations) certificate.
This qualification is one component of the eligibility criteria to achieve the Marine Engine Driver Grade 2 Certificate of Competency which allows you to work in any state or territory in Australia.
UNITS OF COMPETENCY
The MED 2 qualification is made up of 16 units of competency. Twelve of the units are delivered in this course and the remaining *4 units are a course entry requirement and are the Elements of Shipboard Safety Skill Set (ESS) (see below). They are not delivered in this course.
- MARJ001 Follow environmental work practices
- BSBWOR20B Work effectively with others
- MARC001 Complete engine room tasks
- MARC002 Maintain hull out of water
- MARC003 Operate and maintain extra low and low voltage electrical systems and equipment
- MARC004 Operate deck machinery
- MARC007 Operate marine internal combustion engines, and propulsion and auxiliary systems
- MARB006 Maintain marine internal combustion engines, propulsion plant and auxiliary systems
- MARB007 Undertake basic maintenance of electrical systems
- MARC008 Manage Fuel Systems
- MARC009 Operate and monitor marine internal combustion engines, propulsion plant and auxiliary systems
- MARC010 Operate electrical systems
- *MARF001 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
- *MARF005 Survive at sea using survival craft
*Course entry requirements are the 4 ESS units (Elements of Shipboard Safety). They do not need to be completed prior to enrolling however, they must be completed prior to receiving the full qualification.
This course will be superseded by MAR30818
Almost all commercial vessels require a qualified person to operate and maintain equipment onboard.
Marine Engine Drivers are in charge of the operation and maintenance of motorised equipment on small commercial vessels. Modern vessel engines are complex and technologically advanced.
This course will teach you how to confidently operate and maintain main and auxiliary machinery and electronics and is the starting point if you’re seeking a career within the Maritime sector.
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)