Marine Engine Driver Grade 3 (MED 3)

Attain this qualification through flexible learning – complete your assignments in your own time and send in for marking, attend the class tutorial, practical and theory assessments.

Week 1 Monday to Friday through to following Wednesday

Enrol anytime, call us on (07) 49 466 710 or 49466138 email training@whitsundaysailingclub.com.au.

Course dates

2017

December      11 – 20 

2018

May                  14 – 23

September     10 – 19

The course is based on the National Maritime Training Package. There are a range of requirements set down by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority before issue of a licence will be given. For all up to date information visit the AMSA website.

FLEXIBLE LEARNING 

Classes are conducted in small groups with other students at the Whitsunday Maritime Training Centre.

You are welcome to email or phone 07 4946 6710 for more information about our delivery of flexible learning.

ENROLMENT

If you decide to enrol in our flexible learning program we will email an enrolment form for your completion and return.

The course fee can be paid by credit card or direct deposit. Once your enrolment fee has been paid your invoice/receipt and your assignments and learning materials will be posted to you.

Once enrolled you will be asked to complete and return a Summary of Maritime Experience so that we can ascertain your level of maritime experience.

Highly qualified and experienced marine masters and engineers are accessible and ready to help by email, phone or in person as part of our ongoing commitment to you.

COURSE DURATION

From the time of enrolment you will be given 6 – 12 months to complete all work and any documentation required.

Task Book completion – up to 12 months

If you have the required seatime approved by the authority (AMSA or their agent) you may not need to use a Task Book to complete your course.

You will need to discuss this with upon enrolment to decide if you have the suitable evidence to satisfay the practical experience required.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Minimum age 16 years

Other competencies required for completion (refer below)

COURSE FEE 2017

Full fee                                                                                         $1958.00

Task Book (if applicable)                                                             $35.00

QUALIFICATION

MAR20413             Certificate II in Maritime Operations (Marine Engine Driver Grade 3 Near Coastal)

COMPETENCIES

MARB003              Service marine internal combustion engines and propulsion auxiliary systems

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

MARJ001               Follow environmental work practices

BSBWOR203B        Work effectively with others

OTHER COMPETENCIES REQUIRED FOR COMPLETION

HLTFA311A         Apply first aid

MARF001           Apply basic survival skills in the event of vessel abandonment
(Shipboard Safety – skill set)

MARF002           Follow procedures to minimise and fight fires on board a vessel
(Shipboard Safety  – skill set)

MARF004           Meet work health and safety requirements
(Shipboard Safety – skill set)

MARF005           Survive at sea using survival craft
(Shipboard Safety – skill set)

OUTCOMES

For duties the holder of a MED 3 qualification may perform – refer to the National Standard for Commercial Vessels (NSCV) Part D – Crew Competencies – page 24

WHAT TO BRING

  • Pencil and eraser
  • Notepad

ACCOMMODATION

There is a range of accommodation offered in Airlie Beach including self contained cabins at Kipara Tropical Rainforest Retreat at $195 per week.

 USEFUL LINKS

Australian Maritime Safety Authority

Please refer to the useful links page on this website.

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