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Certificate II in Maritime Operations (Coxswain Grade 1 Near Coastal)

Get your grade 1 coxswain’s and you’ll be qualified to skipper commercial vessels up to 12 metres long. The Certificate II in Maritime Operations (Coxswain Grade 1 Near Coastal) (MAR20318) is a nationally recognised qualification that teaches you how to handle a 12 metre vessel and operate a variety of inboard and outboard motors. It’s a 4-week intensive plus an extra 2 days for first aid training — you’ll graduate knowing how to survive at sea and ready to apply for your Coxswain Grade 1 Near Coastal with the Australian Maritime Safety Authority.

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Delivery mode:
On Campus / Workplace

Average duration:
4 weeks

Nationally recognised training


This course can help you get a job as:

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Average Salary
$865 weekly pay
$865 weekly pay
$865 weekly pay

This course can help you progress to:

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Average Salary
$1,200 weekly pay
$1,050 weekly pay
$1,350 weekly pay
$1,200 weekly pay
$1,600 weekly pay

Please note that weekly pay figures are estimates only of what you could possibly earn.

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.

Recognition of Prior Learning

RTOs are also able to offer Recognition of Prior Learning for work experience or formal qualifications you may have undertaken to shorten the time you have to study. Ask a course provider for more details during the enrolment process.

Payment Options

Course providers may offer flexible payment options 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.

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