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

Modification History Release 1. New qualification.


Qualification Description

This qualification is suitable for people who work in the maritime industry operating as Chief Engineer on vessels with propulsion power up to 500 kW and Second Engineer on vessels with propulsion power up to 750 kW, in 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 Marine Engine Driver Grade 3 Near Coastal as defined by the National Standard for Commercial Vessels (NSCV) Part D.


Certification will require achievement of the MAR20413 Certificate II in Maritime Operations (Marine Engine Driver Grade 3 Near Coastal), qualifying sea service and completed Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) approved task book or qualifying sea service or qualifying sea service and a workshop skill equivalent qualification, 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 = 12 units

12 core units


Work effectively with others


Service marine internal combustion engines, prop and aux systems


Complete engine room tasks


Maintain hull out of water


Op. & maintain extra low & low voltage electrical sys & equipment


Operate deck machinery


Operate marine internal combustion engines, propulsion & aux sys


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


Follow environmental work practices



Qualification Mapping Information

This qualification is equivalent to MAR20213 Certificate II in Maritime Operations (Marine Engine Driver Grade 3).



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