Marine Engineer Class 3
Near Coastal
Diploma in Maritime Operations
Course Duration & Fees:

This qualification is offered by AMFA to people who are employed or seeking employment in the seafood or maritime industries to operate machinery:

  • On vessels less than 3000kW propulsion power as a Chief Engineer in the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ).

  • On vessels with outboard engine with unlimited propulsion as Chief Engineer or Second Engineer in the EEZ.

This qualification is part of the regulatory requirements to obtain a Marine Engineer Class 3 NC Certificate of Competency (CoC).  For other regulatory requirements relating to the Marine Engineer Class 3 NC CoC, please visit the AMSA website to view the current AMSA Guidance Notice


Please contact AMFA to register your interest in this course.

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20 North Parade,

Port Adelaide. S.A 5015

(08) 8303 2780


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