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MAR30913 Certificate III in Maritime Operations (Master up to 24 metres Near Coastal)

Modification History Release 1. New qualification.


Qualification Description

This qualification is suitable for people working in the maritime industry as a Master on commercial vessels up to 24 metres in length within the exclusive economic zone (EEZ).


Licensing/Regulatory Information

This level of qualification is currently cited as meeting some of the requirements for certification as a Master up to 24 metres Near Coastal as defined by the National Standard for Commercial Vessels (NSCV) Part D.


Certification will require achievement of the MAR30913 Certificate III in Maritime Operations (Master up to 24 metres Near Coastal), qualifying sea service and completed Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) approved task book or qualifying sea service, an appropriate radio certificate of proficiency, AMSA final assessment and an AMSA approved first aid certificate; people seeking certification should check with AMSA.


Entry Requirements Not applicable.


Packaging Rules

Total number of units = 14 units

14 core units


Contribute to effective workplace relationships


Perform routine maintenance on a vessel up to 24 metres


Slip or dock a vessel and maintain hull on a vessel up to 80 metres


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


Survive at sea using survival craft


Manage & maintain a navigational watch on board vessels to 80 m


Plan and navigate a passage for a vessel up to 80 metres


Use wheelhouse equipment for safe navigation


Observe regulations to ensure safe operation of a vessel to 80 m


Monitor environmental management on a vessel


Manoeuvre a vessel up to 24 metres within near coastal waters


Perform seamanship operations on board a vessel up to 24 metres



Qualification Mapping Information

This qualification is equivalent to MAR30413 Certificate III in Maritime Operations (Master up to 24 metres).



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