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2017 National Maritime Training Package Project Consultation

The Maritime Industry Reference Committee (IRC)with the support of Australian Industry Standards (AIS) is currently undertaking Phase One of the MAR Maritime Training Package project to update the following near coastal qualifications:

  • MAR10413 Certificate I in Maritime Operations (Coxswain Grade 2 Near Coastal)
  • MAR20313 Certificate II in Maritime Operations (Coxswain Grade 2 Near Coastal)
  • MAR31013 Certificate III in Maritime Operations (Master Inland Waters)
  • MAR30913 Certificate III in Maritime Operations (Master up to 24 metres Near Coastal)
  • MAR20413 Certificate II in maritime Operations (Marine Engine Driver Grade 3 Near Coastal)
  • MAR30813 Certificate III in Maritime Operations (Marine Engine Driver Grade 2 Near Coastal)

The qualifications and associated units of competency are being reviewed to better incorporate the Australian Maritime Safety Authority’s (AMSA) certification requirements.  This will be achieved by improving assessment requirements, increasing assessment rigour and clarity and specifying minimum resources for assessment.

National consultation sessions for the Maritime Training Package Project will be held from 20 to 31 March 2017 across Australia.  This is your opportunity to provide input into the MAR Maritime Training Package Project.

Perth (WA)
Monday 20th March 2017
11:00am – 3:00pm

Darwin (NT)
Wednesday 22nd March 2017
10:30am – 2:30pm

Adelaide (SA)
Friday, 24th March 2017
10:30am – 2:30pm

Melbourne (VIC)
Tuesday, 28th March 2017
10:30am – 2:30pm

Hobart (TAS)
Wednesday 29th March 2017
10:30am – 2:30pm

Sydney (NSW)
Thursday 30th March 2017
10:30am – 2:30pm

Brisbane (QLD)
Friday 31st March 2017
10:30am – 2:30pm

To register for any of the above sessions, click here.