As a maritime student at TAFE Queensland you'll have access to an extensive range of state-of-the-art training resources including a full mission bridge simulator, boat building facilities, and a twenty metre commercially registered vessel.
Equipped with the latest marine equipment, you’ll get the best of both worlds in both practical and theory-based training at this specialised marine training facility.
Great Barrier Reef International Marine College
The Great Barrier Reef International Marine College (GBRIMC) offers a comprehensive range of Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) approved training in world-class facilities.
Certificate IV in Maritime Operations (Master up to 45 metres Near Coastal)
Take the next step in your career and enhance your expertise as a maritime seafarer. This course will equip you with specialised skills and knowledge to be a Master on vessels up to 45 metres in length.
- Ship's Master
- Master less than 45 metres Near Coastal, as defined by Marine Order 505
Certificate IV in Maritime Operations (Marine Engine Driver Grade 1 Near Coastal)
Enhance your skills as a maritime engineer and work on larger vessels. This course will equip you with specialised skills to act as a Chief Engineer on a vessel with propulsion power up to 1500kW, Second Engineer on a vessel up to 3000kW, or work in the engine room of a vessel up 80m in length and up to 3000kW.
- Second Engineer (Vessels up to 3000kW)
- Marine Engine Driver Grade 1
- Chief Engineer (Vessels up to 1500kW)
Certificate III in Maritime Operations (Master up to 24 metres Near Coastal)
Embark upon a maritime career with this entry level qualification. This course is perfect for an anyone who wants to upgrade their qualification and grow their career as marine transport professionals.
- Master (Vessels up to 24 metres)
- Marina Hand, Master (Inland Waters)