MAR10318 Certificate I in Maritime Operations (General Purpose Hand Near Coastal)

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Course description

Work on commercial vessels as a deckhand or in the engine room with a Certificate I in Maritime Operations (General Purpose Hand Near Coastal) (MAR10318). This nationally recognised qualification is completed over 7 days at a modern maritime training facility and students learn how to assist with routine maintenance, carry out lookout duties — plus gain essential survival and fire emergency skills. Graduate ready to apply for your General Purpose Hand Near Coastal certificate with the Australian Maritime Safety Authority.

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Nationally recognised

Average duration

7 days

Online or Distance

On-campus or Workplace

Outcomes

This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Deck Hand$865 weekly pay
General Purpose Hand$865 weekly pay

This course can help you progress to:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Chief Cook$1,050 weekly pay
Sea Captain$1,350 weekly pay
Chief Engineer$1,350 weekly pay
Marine Mechanic$1,250 weekly pay

Government funding

The Australian government provides funding to help students who are completing the MAR10318 Certificate I in Maritime Operations (General Purpose Hand Near Coastal). The type of funding you receive depends on the state that you live in.

There are eligibility requirements for each type of funding. Enquire with a course provider to check your eligibility.

Payment options

Interest free payment plan
Most course providers offer flexible payment options for the MAR10318 Certificate I in Maritime Operations (General Purpose Hand Near Coastal) such as weekly, bi-monthly, or monthly interest-free payments for those who do not wish (or are unable) to pay their tuition fees outright. There is usually a discount for those who pay their tuition fees upfront. Enquire with a course provider to find out more.

Benefits of nationally recognised training

This is a nationally recognised course delivered by Registered Training Organisations (RTOs). RTOs are strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

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TAFE Queensland
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