Certificate II in Maritime Operations
(Marine Engine Driver Grade 3 Near Coastal)
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 500kW propulsion power as a Chief Engineer in the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ)
On vessels less than 750kW propulsion power as Second Engineer in the EEZ.
Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a Certificate II in Maritime Operations (Marine Engine Driver Grade 3 Near Coastal) and a Statement of Attainment from the AMFA.
This qualification is part of the regulatory requirements to obtain a Marine Engine Driver Grade 3 NC Certificate of Competency (CoC). For other regulatory requirements relating to the Marine Engine Driver Grade 3 NC CoC, please visit the AMSA website to view the current AMSA Guidance Notice
Course dates and location:
Course duration is ten training (10) days without the MARSS00008 Shipboard Safety Skill Set.
Please refer to the MARSS00008 course information sheet for more detailed information on this component.
Classes are generally held between the hours of 8.30am– 4.30pm Monday to Friday.
Full attendance is required.
Some out of hours study will be required.
(*Subsidised price - Under the South Australian Government's Work Ready initiative you must check your eligibility by visiting to determine what government subsidies may be available for your training. Once you have established your eligibility please contact our friendly Client Services Team to enrol.