MARF027, MARF028, MARF029, MARF030
This course is for anyone who works or wishes to work as a Near Coastal Coxswain, Master, Marine Engine Driver or, where stipulated, as a deckhand on a commercial coastal vessel.
The course provides theoretical and practical training in matters that affect personal safety, the safety of the vessel and the safety of the crew as a whole. It covers topics including:
Training and assessment is conducted in the classroom, in a pool and at a fire ground and will include:
From $ 350
For eligible Tasmanian residents, this training is subsidised by the Department of State Growth, Tasmania.
There are no formal prerequisites for this course.
However, it is expected that people who enrol and participate in this course are confident working in water and can swim.
This is a 2 day course, run between 9am – 5pm.
All of the equipment, training and assessment materials that participants need will be provided by SMT.
Participants must bring their own writing materials and wear work-style clothing and enclosed footwear appropriate for the weather conditions forecast for the fire practical day.
Participants must also bring a spare set of work clothes for the pool practical session as you are required to be fully clothed in the water.
If you successfully complete all of the written and practical assessments, you will receive a nationally-recognised Statement of Attainment for the following units: