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

Marine Training Services conducts full time Coxswain Grade 2 NC Courses in 11 days and include all course requirements:

  • Nautical Knowledge
  • Engineering Knowledge
  • Onboard Tuition
  • Safety and Emergency

Coxswain Grade 2 NC Course Timetables (click here)

Remote Learning

Some course components can be completed by Remote Learning (correspondence).

 

Course Duration

Full time courses are designed to be completed as timetabled. However, participant are given 12 months from course commencement (or for Remote Learning students from the date of enrolment) to successfully complete all course components.

 

Prerequisites

There are no specific entry requirements or prerequisites for the Coxswain Grade 2 NC Course. However, marine authority requirements must be met before you can operate as a Coxswain Grade 2. In Victoria the marine authority is Transport Safety Victoria.

 

Statement of Attainment

Upon successfully completing all course requirements participants will receive a Certificate I in Maritime Operations (Coxswain Grade 2 Near Coastal) MAR10413. This is a nationally accredited Statement recognized in all States and Territories within Australia.

 

Coxswain Grade 2 Near Coastal Certificate of Competency

In Victoria a Certificate of Competency is issued by Transport Safety Victoria after you have met all eligibility criteria, which includes: successfully completing an approved training course, be 16 years of age or over, satisfy qualifying sea-service requirements (as detailed in the National Standards for Commercial Vessels Part D Crew Competencies), pass eyesight (vision and colour-vision) tests, complete a declaration of medical fitness and pass an oral examination. Oral examinations are conducted by marine authorities.

 

For further Coxswain Grade 2 NC Certificate of Competency information please see the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) Coxswain Grade 2 NC Guidance Notice

As prescribed by the National Standard for Commercial Vessels Part D Crew Competencies, the duties the holder of a Coxswain Grade 2 NC Certificate of Competency may perform are:

 

(a)       command and operate the engines of a vessel <12 m long that is not carrying passengers:

(i)        in sheltered waters or within 5 nm from point of departure, shore base or aquaculture lease; and


(ii)       with propulsion power:

(A)      for an inboard engine — <100 kW unless endorsed to <500 kW inboard propulsion; or

(B)      for an outboard engine — unlimited

(b)       command and operate the engines of a vessel that is not carrying passengers:

(i)        as a tender or auxiliary vessel within 3 nm of a parent vessel in the EEZ; and

(ii)       with propulsion power:

(A)      for an inboard engine — <100 kW unless endorsed to <500 kW inboard propulsion; or

(B)       for an outboard engine — unlimited

Please contact a marine authority to obtain the latest Certificate of Competency information. In Victoria the marine authority is Transport Safety Victoria, you can visit their website www.transportsafety.vic.gov.au or contact their Marine Occupational Qualifications department on 1800 223 022, Option 1 Maritime.

 

Course Enrolment

For Coxswain Grade 2 NC Course enrolment details, please email us marinets@tpg.com.au or contact us on 03 5229 5432.


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