Page last updated 24 January 2014 12.25pm



Below are the GUIDANCE NOTICES for the following qualifications. 

Maritime Training Package mapping for NSCV Part D
GENERAL PURPOSE HAND
COXSWAIN GRADE 2 NEAR COASTAL (NC)
COXSWAIN GRADE 1 NEAR COASTAL (NC)
MASTER UNDER 24mtr NEAR COASTAL (NC)
MASTER UNDER 35mtr NEAR COASTAL (NC)
MED 3 NEAR COASTAL (NC)
MED 2 NEAR COASTAL (NC)
QUALIFYING SEA SERVICE
TASKBOOK


How to obtain your AMSA Marine Licence by studying at The Navigation Centre CLICK HERE

Townsville Marine Courses Calendar 2014

January 2014 Feb 2014     March 2014 April 2014 May 2014 June 2014 July 2014 August 2014 September 2014 October 2014 November 2014 December 2014
ESS 20 & 21 Jan 24 & 25 Mar 26 & 27 May 4 & 5 Aug 7 & 8 Oct
(Tue & Wed due to
Mon 6 public holiday)
15 & 16 Dec
RADIO 23 & 24 Jan 27 & 28 Mar 29 & 30 May 7 & 8 Aug 9 & 10 Oct 18 & 19 Dec
COXSWAIN 28 Jan to
(Monday 27 Jan
is a public holiday)
 21 Feb 2 to 27 June 20 Oct to  14 Nov
MASTER < 24 7 Apr to 16 May 18 Aug to  26 Sept
MED 3 17 to 28 Feb 10 to 21 Nov
MED 2 3 to 21 Mar 7 to 25 July 24 Nov to 12 Dec
 

COURSE FLYERS

ELEMENTS OF SHIPBOARD SAFETY  

2 day course Mon & Tue

Course fee:  $450.00

To enrol & pay: 
Call Cairns TAFE 1300 656 959

 

MARINE RADIO

2 day course Thur & Fri 

Course fee:  $349.00

Fee includes:
Marine Radio Operators Handbook
MROCP Licence & Exam

To enrol & pay:  Call us direct 4772 1069

Please allow two weeks for your exam results to be sent to you.  The exams are marked in Launceston, Tasmania.  The exams are NOT marked at The Navigation Centre and NO, there is NO way of getting your results sooner.

MED 2

3 week course

 

MED 3

2 week course 

 

COXSWAIN

4 week course 

MASTER <24

6 week course

COURSE HOURS

0830hrs to 1630hrs

Monday to Friday (As a general rule we do not run courses on public holidays unless there are special circumstances)

CLASSROOM LOCATION

9 Railway Avenue, Railway Estate, Townsville.
(Next to the Caltex Service Station)

 CLICK HERE  for a map to our classroom

ENROL

Call 1300 656 959 and press 1  Make sure you advise the staff at Cairns TAFE that you want to do the course in Townsville.

Marine Radio course can be paid for at The Navigation Centre, 9 Railway Avenue, Railway Estate or over the phone 4772 1069

WE DO PROVIDE

Our classroom is equipped with a fridge & freezer, microwave, cutlery, tea/coffee cups, coffee, sugar & milk.  For courses we provide, hearing protection, high visibility vests, hard hats, life raft and life jackets.

WE DO NOT PROVIDE

Cold drinks, meals, snacks, sunscreen, sun hats, sun glasses, towels, covered clothing for engine room/slipway visits, safety boots or navigation equipment.

 

WHAT TO BRING
For all courses you will need to bring PEN, PENCIL, ERASER, RULER and CALCULATOR

Coxswain

Parallel ruler, compass/divider set, calculator and your Workplace Based Taskbook

Master < 24

Parallel ruler, compass/divider set, calculator,  Australian Boating Manual current edition and your Workplace Based Taskbook

MED 3

Covered shoes, long sleeve shirt, long pants (for engine room work), Workplace Based Taskbook

MED 2

Covered shoes, long sleeve shirt, long pants (for engine room work), Workplace Based Taskbook

 

Elements of Shipboard Safety

Towel, swimwear, sunscreen, sunglasses, hat

 

Marine Radio

Colour passport photo

PARKING

Parking is in the street (Seventh Street)  We do ask that you do NOT park in front of our doorway as our couriers, customers and shipping agents need to use that space during business hours).

WHAT TO WEAR

Covered footwear, neat casual clothing, no singlets and no thongs please

 

IF YOU ARE GOING TO BE LATE

Please call 4772 1069 and leave a message with your full name and phone number 

 

ECDIS (Electronic Chart Display Information System) 
The five day (40 hr) ECDIS course is run in Cairns at the Great Barrier Reef International Marine College.
For more information on ECDIS courses please visit www.gbrimc.com.au or call 07 4041 9800

COMPASS ADJUSTERS THEORY COURSE:  For information regarding the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) approved Compass Adjuster's Theory Course 2007 that was run in August and September 2007 - Click Here  We do not know when/if we will be running another Compass Adjuster's Theory Course as yet, so please keep checking our website - it will be posted on here as soon as information comes to hand.  (last updated 24 January 2014)