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MAR10413 Certificate I in Maritime Operations (Coxswain Grade 2 Near Coastal)

Modification History Release 1. New qualification.



Qualification Description

This qualification is suitable for people who work as a Coxswain Grade 2 Near Coastal in the maritime industry and:

command a commercial marine vessel:

up to 12 metres in length with propulsion power that is unlimited for an outboard engine or up to 100 kW for an inboard engine that is not carrying passengers

operate this vessel in sheltered waters or  as a tender or auxiliary vessel within 3 nautical miles (nm) of a parent vessel within the exclusive economic zone (EEZ) or

within 3 nm from point of departure, shore base or aquaculture lease.


Licensing/Regulatory Information

This level of qualification is currently cited as meeting some of the requirements for certification as a Coxswain Grade 2 Near Coastal as defined by the National Standard for Commercial Vessels (NSCV) Part D.


Certification will require achievement of the MAR10413 Certificate I in Maritime Operations (Coxswain Grade 2 Near Coastal), qualifying sea service and completed Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) approved task book or qualifying sea service, and AMSA final assessment; people seeking certification should check with AMSA.



Entry Requirements Not applicable.


Packaging Rules

Total number of units = 8 units

8 core units


Operate inboard and outboard motors


Apply basic survival skills in the event of vessel abandonment


Follow procedures to minimise and fight fires on board a vessel


Meet work health and safety requirements


Comply with regulations to ensure safe operation of a vessel up to 12 m


Follow environmental work practices


Handle a vessel up to 12 metres


Apply seamanship skills aboard a vessel up to 12 metres



Qualification Mapping Information

No equivalent qualification.



MAR Maritime Training Package Companion Volume Implementation Guide at: - http://tlisc.org.au/training-packages/maritime-training/