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Maritime Operations (Coxswain Grade 1 Near Coastal) - Certificate II (MAR20318-01V01)
Course brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Study area: Maritime Engineering and Technology 
National code: MAR20318  (Nationally Recognised Training)
Locations:
Location  Attendance  Duration  Commencing  Attendance days 
Bega  Part Time Evening  36 Weeks 10-Feb-2020  Mon, Wed 
Moruya  Part Time Evening  36 Weeks 10-Feb-2020  Mon, Wed, Sat 
Nowra  Part Time Evening  36 Weeks 11-Feb-2020  Tue, Thu, Sat 
Shellharbour  Part Time Evening  36 Weeks 10-Feb-2020  Mon, Wed, Sat 
Features: Traineeships, School trainees 
Description: This qualification applies to people working in the maritime industry seeking an Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) certificate of competency to command and operate the engines of a vessel:
- «12 m in length
- with propulsion power that is unlimited for an outboard engine or «500 kW for an inboard engine
- that is in inshore waters or designated waters

or

- as a tender or auxiliary vessel within 3 nautical miles (nm) of a parent vessel within the exclusive economic zone (EEZ).

Licensing/Regulatory Information
This qualification is required to obtain an AMSA certificate of competency as a Coxswain Grade 1 NC as defined in the National Standard for Commercial Vessels (NSCV) Part D.

AMSA certification will require:

- achieving MAR20318 Certificate II in Maritime Operations (Coxswain Grade 1 Near Coastal)
- a Marine Radio Operators VHF Certificate of Proficiency
- sea service consisting of:
- 30 days qualifying sea service and a completed AMSA approved task book;
or
- 240 days qualifying sea service
- meeting the medical and eyesight requirements specified in the NSCV Part D and
- assessment by an AMSA approved assessor using the AMSA mandated practical assessment (AMPA) conducted on a commercial vessel 5.0 m in length. 
Other requirements: Although there are no academic entry requirements to enrol in this TAFE qualification, there are other requirements that you must satisfy in order to obtain the AMSA Certificate of Competency (license) which will enable you to apply for work in the Maritime Industry. Students need to be aware that for some qualifications there may be a pathway prerequisite to achieve the AMSA Certificate of Competency (licensing).

Other requirements may include: be at least 16 years of age, holding a current First Aid certificate, holding a marine Radio Operators Certificate, satisfactory completion of an eyesight and medical test as well as satisfying sea service requirements. Please see the AMSA website Domestic Commercial Vessels - Seafarers and Qualifications information at www.amsa.gov.au for further information. 
Entry requirements: There are no entry requirements for this qualification. 
Career opportunities: As a Coxswain Grade 1 Near Coastal in the maritime industry. 
Support for students: TAFE NSW has a range of support services available including support for students with disabilities, extensive library and information services, career advice and counselling, children's centres and support for multicultural or Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students. No matter what your circumstances are, TAFE NSW can assist you in many ways. 
Course availability
Location: Bega
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Bega Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering code: 20BEG-201 
Attendance mode: Part Time Evening 
Study mode: Course-Mixed Mode 
Duration: 36 Weeks
Scheduled attendance: This course is currently scheduled on Monday and Wednesday from 6.00pm to 9.00pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher. 
Hours per week:
Starting from: 10-Feb-2020 
About: **INFORMATION SESSIONS**

There are no information sessions currently scheduled for this course.

**STUDY COMMITMENT**

This is a blended part time evening course. You will need to attend approximately 6 hours of class, over 2 evenings a week, for 36 weeks. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete some Saturdays throughout the course for practicals assessments.

You may also be required to complete approximately 1 hour of additional private study each week outside of class hours.

You will attend Bega Connected Learning Centre and complete the course by Connected Classroom. This is just like a regular classroom, but teachers and students use the latest video conferencing technologies.

Your teacher can be in one TAFE location, and you can join the class from another TAFE location using video conferencing equipment or a mobile device. You can also join in from a venue in a participating regional community. You will be able to see and talk to your teacher and other students as though they were in the room with you. You will also have access to support to meet your learning needs.

Studying at a TAFE NSW Connected Learning Centre means that you don’t have to leave your local community to get a first rate education and access elite training, teachers and support services.

Connected Learning Centres are custom designed to utilise modern technologies, simulations and virtual reality experiences to offer you a wider range of choices, more accessible, practical training and flexible learning opportunities. Students can access work booths, group learning rooms, a computer hub, print shop, tech-bar, media lounge, and learning support centre and a creative space to work on ideas for the future.

Our Connected Learning Centres will equip you with the skills you need for the jobs you want - in regional NSW, or anywhere in the world. If you would like to explore your local [Connected Learning Centre](https://www.tafensw.edu.au/clc)

**IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?**

This course offering is designed for people who:
- are working in the maritime industry seeking an Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) certificate of competency to command and operate the engines of a vessel:
The Vessel should be less than 12 m in length with propulsion power that is unlimited for an outboard engine or less than 500 kW for an inboard engine that is in inshore waters or designated waters or as a tender or auxiliary vessel within 3 nautical miles (nm) of a parent vessel within the exclusive economic zone (EEZ).

**SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT**
Applying and enrolling: Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. Be sure to read all course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you. Enrol and pay online via our secure payment gateway to secure your place. As you progress through the enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.

For further information or assistance, call 131 601.



Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90003)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 601 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $1,010
Second qualification $1,210
Concession $160
Course Fee $6,440
Fee explanatory text: **ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**

You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:

- Australian Boating Manual, 5th Edition by Captain Dick Gandy - This textbook may be required to complete the course - $89.95
- Parallel Rule 45 cm (Capt. Fields Pattern) - This equipment is required to complete the course - $64.95
- Dividers 20cm - This equipment is required to complete the course - $44.95
- Pencil Compass - This equipment is required to complete the course - $10.00
- One Admiralty Chart AUS 252-2001 version or later - This equipment is required to complete the course - $35.00
- Chart BA 5011 (this is a book on chart symbols) - $34.95
- Paper Charts - $59.95
- 2B Pencils, erasers, sharpener and calculator
Other information: To be enrolled in this course AMSA recommends that to be eligible for a Coxswain Grade 1 near coastal certificate, you need to be able to provide evidence that you are:

- At least 16 years old on the certificate issue date.
- Meet medical, eyesight and course requirements. It is your responsibility to arrange a medical examination and get the practitioner to provide a certificate or statement stating that - You do not suffer any greater abnormality in colour vision that could be tested by the Ishihara Test.
- Are able to swim 50 metres and meet the ASMA requirement to stay afloat for 5 minutes without a lifejacket in work attire to complete some of the mandatory assessments within this qualification.

To successfully complete this course, you will need to:

- Bring work overalls, protective eyewear, and sun protection for practical sessions
- Provide clothes (similar to work clothes, excluding wet suits) to get wet in for wet drills
- Provide a second set of clothes (to change into), a towel, sunscreen, and hat (AMSA does not recommend the use of swimwear with survival practicals)

Any other AMSA requirement to obtain this license should refer to AMSA website https://www.amsa.gov.au/qualifications-training/domestic-qualifications/coxswain-grade-1-near-coastal 
Comments: Congratulations on enrolling at TAFE NSW!

An important next step is to attend your first day of class on Monday 10 February 2020, from 6.00pm at TAFE NSW Bega Connected Learning Centre. Please bring this receipt to orientation.

You will be provided with a timetable, assessment guides, advice about additional materials you may need to purchase and information on the support services available to you.

Activate your student portal account which allows you to check your results, see fees and payments, and download your timetable.

To activate your account, go to https://my.tafensw.edu.au and login with your username and password, which was created as part of the online enrolment process and/or included on your receipt. Call us on 131 601 if you need it to be reset.

Once logged in, change your password and create 3 secret questions and answers.

Speak with customer service staff on campus to get your TAFECard which gives you special access to printing, copying and other services. 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 131 601
Location: Moruya
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Moruya Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering code: 20MRY-201 
Attendance mode: Part Time Evening 
Study mode: Course-Classroom 
Duration: 36 Weeks
Scheduled attendance: This course is currently scheduled on Monday and Wednesday from 6.00pm to 9.00pm. There are some Saturdays throughout the course required for practicals assessments. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher. 
Hours per week:
Starting from: 10-Feb-2020 
About: **INFORMATION SESSIONS**

There are no information sessions currently scheduled for this course.

**STUDY COMMITMENT**

This is a face to face part time evening course. You will need to attend approximately 6 hours of class, over 2 evenings a week, for 36 weeks. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete some Saturdays throughout the course for practicals assessments.

You may also be required to complete approximately 1 hour of additional private study each week outside of class hours..

**IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?**

This course offering is designed for people who:
- are working in the maritime industry seeking an Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) certificate of competency to command and operate the engines of a vessel:
The Vessel should be less than 12m in length with propulsion power that is unlimited for an outboard engine or less than 500 kW for an inboard engine that is in inshore waters or designated waters or as a tender or auxiliary vessel within 3 nautical miles (nm) of a parent vessel within the exclusive economic zone (EEZ).

**SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT**
Applying and enrolling: Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. Be sure to read all course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you. Enrol and pay online via our secure payment gateway to secure your place. As you progress through the enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.

For further information or assistance, call 131 601.



Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90003)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 601 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $1,010
Second qualification $1,210
Concession $160
Course Fee $6,440
Fee explanatory text: **ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**

You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:

- Australian Boating Manual, 5th Edition by Captain Dick Gandy - This textbook may be required to complete the course - $89.95
- Parallel Rule 45 cm (Capt. Fields Pattern) - This equipment is required to complete the course - $64.95
- Dividers 20cm - This equipment is required to complete the course - $44.95
- Pencil Compass - This equipment is required to complete the course - $10.00
- One Admiralty Chart AUS 252-2001 version or later - This equipment is required to complete the course - $35.00
- Chart BA 5011 (this is a book on chart symbols) - $34.95
- Paper Charts - $59.95
- 2B Pencils, erasers, sharpener and calculator
Other information: To be enrolled in this course AMSA recommends that to be eligible for a Coxswain Grade 1 near coastal certificate, you need to be able to provide evidence that you are:

- At least 16 years old on the certificate issue date.
- Meet medical, eyesight and course requirements. It is your responsibility to arrange a medical examination and get the practitioner to provide a certificate or statement stating that - You do not suffer any greater abnormality in colour vision that could be tested by the Ishihara Test.
- Are able to swim 50 metres and meet the ASMA requirement to stay afloat for 5 minutes without a lifejacket in work attire to complete some of the mandatory assessments within this qualification.

To successfully complete this course, you will need to:

- Bring work overalls, protective eyewear, and sun protection for practical sessions
- Provide clothes (similar to work clothes, excluding wet suits) to get wet in for wet drills
- Provide a second set of clothes (to change into), a towel, sunscreen, and hat (AMSA does not recommend the use of swimwear with survival practicals)

Any other AMSA requirement to obtain this license should refer to AMSA website https://www.amsa.gov.au/qualifications-training/domestic-qualifications/coxswain-grade-1-near-coastal 
Comments: Congratulations on enrolling at TAFE NSW!

An important next step is to attend the your first day of class on Monday 10 February 2020, from 6.00pm at TAFE NSW Moruya, Block F, Ground Floor, Room FG.04. Please bring this receipt to orientation.

You will be provided with a timetable, assessment guides, advice about additional materials you may need to purchase and information on the support services available to you.

Activate your student portal account which allows you to check your results, see fees and payments, and download your timetable.

To activate your account, go to https://my.tafensw.edu.au and login with your username and password, which was created as part of the online enrolment process and/or included on your receipt. Call us on 131 601 if you need it to be reset.

Once logged in, change your password and create 3 secret questions and answers.

Speak with customer service staff on campus to get your TAFECard which gives you special access to printing, copying and other services. 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 131 601
Location: Nowra
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Nowra Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering code: 20NWR-201 
Attendance mode: Part Time Evening 
Study mode: Course-Classroom 
Duration: 36 Weeks
Scheduled attendance: This course is currently scheduled on Tuesday and Thursday from 6.00pm to 9.00pm. There are some Saturdays throughout the course required for practicals assessments. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher. 
Hours per week:
Starting from: 11-Feb-2020 
About: **INFORMATION SESSIONS**

There are no information sessions currently scheduled for this course.

**STUDY COMMITMENT**

This is a face to face part time evening course. You will need to attend approximately 6 hours of class, over 2 evenings a week, for 36 weeks. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete some Saturdays throughout the course for practicals assessments.

You may also be required to complete approximately 1 hour of additional private study each week outside of class hours.

**IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?**

This course offering is designed for people who:
- are working in the maritime industry seeking an Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) certificate of competency to command and operate the engines of a vessel:
The Vessel should be less than 12 m in length with propulsion power that is unlimited for an outboard engine or less than 500 kW for an inboard engine that is in inshore waters or designated waters or as a tender or auxiliary vessel within 3 nautical miles (nm) of a parent vessel within the exclusive economic zone (EEZ).

**SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT**
Applying and enrolling: Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. Be sure to read all course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you. Enrol and pay online via our secure payment gateway to secure your place. As you progress through the enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.

For further information or assistance, call 131 601.



Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90003)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 601 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $1,010
Second qualification $1,210
Concession $160
Course Fee $6,440
Fee explanatory text: **ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**

You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:

- Australian Boating Manual, 5th Edition by Captain Dick Gandy - This textbook may be required to complete the course - $89.95
- Parallel Rule 45 cm (Capt. Fields Pattern) - This equipment is required to complete the course - $64.95
- Dividers 20cm - This equipment is required to complete the course - $44.95
- Pencil Compass - This equipment is required to complete the course - $10.00
- One Admiralty Chart AUS 252-2001 version or later - This equipment is required to complete the course - $35.00
- Chart BA 5011 (this is a book on chart symbols) - $34.95
- Paper Charts - $59.95
- 2B Pencils, erasers, sharpener and calculator
Other information: To be enrolled in this course AMSA recommends that to be eligible for a Coxswain Grade 1 near coastal certificate, you need to be able to provide evidence that you are:

- At least 16 years old on the certificate issue date.
- Meet medical, eyesight and course requirements. It is your responsibility to arrange a medical examination and get the practitioner to provide a certificate or statement stating that - You do not suffer any greater abnormality in colour vision that could be tested by the Ishihara Test.
- Are able to swim 50 metres and meet the ASMA requirement to stay afloat for 5 minutes without a lifejacket in work attire to complete some of the mandatory assessments within this qualification.

To successfully complete this course, you will need to:

- Bring work overalls, protective eyewear, and sun protection for practical sessions
- Provide clothes (similar to work clothes, excluding wet suits) to get wet in for wet drills
- Provide a second set of clothes (to change into), a towel, sunscreen, and hat (AMSA does not recommend the use of swimwear with survival practicals)

Any other AMSA requirement to obtain this license should refer to AMSA website https://www.amsa.gov.au/qualifications-training/domestic-qualifications/coxswain-grade-1-near-coastal 
Comments: Congratulations on enrolling at TAFE NSW!

An important next step is to attend the your first day of class on Tuesday 11 February 2020, from 6.00pm at TAFE NSW Nowra, Block L, Level 1, Room L1.03. Please bring this receipt to orientation.

You will be provided with a timetable, assessment guides, advice about additional materials you may need to purchase and information on the support services available to you.

Activate your student portal account which allows you to check your results, see fees and payments, and download your timetable.

To activate your account, go to https://my.tafensw.edu.au and login with your username and password, which was created as part of the online enrolment process and/or included on your receipt. Call us on 131 601 if you need it to be reset.

Once logged in, change your password and create 3 secret questions and answers.

Speak with customer service staff on campus to get your TAFECard which gives you special access to printing, copying and other services. 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 131 601
Location: Shellharbour
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Shellharbour Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering code: 20SHB-201 
Attendance mode: Part Time Evening 
Study mode: Course-Classroom 
Duration: 36 Weeks
Scheduled attendance: This course is currently scheduled on Monday and Wednesday from 6.00pm to 9.00pm. There are some Saturdays throughout the course required for practicals assessments. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher. 
Hours per week:
Starting from: 10-Feb-2020 
About: **INFORMATION SESSIONS**

There are no information sessions currently scheduled for this course.

**STUDY COMMITMENT**

This is a face to face part time evening course. You will need to attend approximately 6 hours of class, over 2 evenings a week, for 36 weeks. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete some Saturdays throughout the course for practicals assessments.

You may also be required to complete approximately 1 hour of additional private study each week outside of class hours.

**IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?**

This course offering is designed for people who:
- are working in the maritime industry seeking an Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) certificate of competency to command and operate the engines of a vessel:
The Vessel should be less than 12 m in length with propulsion power that is unlimited for an outboard engine or less than 500 kW for an inboard engine that is in inshore waters or designated waters or as a tender or auxiliary vessel within 3 nautical miles (nm) of a parent vessel within the exclusive economic zone (EEZ).

**SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT**
Applying and enrolling: Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. Be sure to read all course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you. Enrol and pay online via our secure payment gateway to secure your place. As you progress through the enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.

For further information or assistance, call 131 601.



Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90003)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 601 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $1,010
Second qualification $1,210
Concession $160
Course Fee $6,440
Fee explanatory text: **ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**

You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:

- Australian Boating Manual, 5th Edition by Captain Dick Gandy - This textbook may be required to complete the course - $89.95
- Parallel Rule 45 cm (Capt. Fields Pattern) - This equipment is required to complete the course - $64.95
- Dividers 20cm - This equipment is required to complete the course - $44.95
- Pencil Compass - This equipment is required to complete the course - $10.00
- One Admiralty Chart AUS 252-2001 version or later - This equipment is required to complete the course - $35.00
- Chart BA 5011 (this is a book on chart symbols) - $34.95
- Paper Charts - $59.95
- 2B Pencils, erasers, sharpener and calculator
Other information: To be enrolled in this course AMSA recommends that to be eligible for a Coxswain Grade 1 near coastal certificate, you need to be able to provide evidence that you are:

- At least 16 years old on the certificate issue date.
- Meet medical, eyesight and course requirements. It is your responsibility to arrange a medical examination and get the practitioner to provide a certificate or statement stating that - You do not suffer any greater abnormality in colour vision that could be tested by the Ishihara Test.
- Are able to swim 50 metres and meet the ASMA requirement to stay afloat for 5 minutes without a lifejacket in work attire to complete some of the mandatory assessments within this qualification.

To successfully complete this course, you will need to:

- Bring work overalls, protective eyewear, and sun protection for practical sessions
- Provide clothes (similar to work clothes, excluding wet suits) to get wet in for wet drills
- Provide a second set of clothes (to change into), a towel, sunscreen, and hat (AMSA does not recommend the use of swimwear with survival practicals)

Any other AMSA requirement to obtain this license should refer to AMSA website https://www.amsa.gov.au/qualifications-training/domestic-qualifications/coxswain-grade-1-near-coastal 
Comments: Congratulations on enrolling at TAFE NSW!

An important next step is to attend the your first day of class on Monday 10 February 2020, from 6.00pm at TAFE NSW Shellharbour, Block B, Level 1, Room B1.10. Please bring this receipt to orientation.

You will be provided with a timetable, assessment guides, advice about additional materials you may need to purchase and information on the support services available to you.

Activate your student portal account which allows you to check your results, see fees and payments, and download your timetable.

To activate your account, go to https://my.tafensw.edu.au and login with your username and password, which was created as part of the online enrolment process and/or included on your receipt. Call us on 131 601 if you need it to be reset.

Once logged in, change your password and create 3 secret questions and answers.

Speak with customer service staff on campus to get your TAFECard which gives you special access to printing, copying and other services. 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 131 601