Shipboard Safety Skill Set

Phone to book 4946 6710 or 4946 6138


2021 Course Dates

Plus self study via workbook

22 & 23 July

11 & 12 September   11 & 12 October

18 & 19 November  16 & 17 December

2022 Course Dates

20 & 21 January     17 & 18 February     21 & 22 March

28 & 29 April     19 & 20 May     11 & 12 June

18 & 19 July     28 & 26 August     22 & 23 September

17 & 18 November     15 & 16 December

The MARSS00008 Shipboard Safety Skill Set is part of the MAR Maritime Training Package.
This Skill Set reflects the work required by people who need to complete shipboard safety units of competency required by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA).

2 days (8.30am – 4pm) plus self study via workbook prior to classroom session
Classroom theory and practical sessions

Minimum age 16 years
Ability to swim

COURSE FEE  $485.00 

Course fee with Higher Level Skills subsidy $265.00 refer to WMTC for subsidy FACT SHEET information     
This subsidy is available to  Australian or New Zealand citizens or Australian permanent resident (including humanitarian entrants), or a temporary resident with the
necessary visa and work permits on the pathway to permanent residency. Prospective students must not have or be enrolled in a certificate III
level or higher qualification (not including qualifications completed at school and foundation skills training).

Statement of Attainment

MARF027             Apply basic survival skills in the event of vessel abandonment
MARF028             Follow procedures in minimise and fight fires on board a vessel
MARF029             Meet work health and safety requirements
MARF030             Survive at sea using survival craft

The Shipboard Safety, skill set  is a nationally recognised qualification.
All professional crew working in Australia are required to complete this course within the first six months of working as crew on a commercial vessel. This skills set forms part of the Certificate II and Certificate III in Maritime Operations.

Photo Id
Pen and notepad
Closed shoe/boat shoe, long sleeves/long pants, hat
Change of clothing for drills
Sun-smart clothing, bathers, towel, sunglasses

For more information  (07) 4946 6710.


Australian Maritime Safety Authority

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