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SSMAR0012

Survive at Sea in the Event of Vessel Abandonment and Personal Survival Techniques (PST) Skill Set

Accredited Short Course

This course is one of the components required to obtain an Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) issued Certificate of Safety Training (CoST), which is the mandatory minimum requirement in order to serve on board vessels in Australian and international waters.

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NEXT INTAKE On campus: Great Barrier Reef International Marine College Start date: 30 Jan 2023 Duration: 1.5 days
STUDY LOCATIONS Far North Queensland
WAYS TO STUDY On campus
WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Full Fee
$600

Course overview

This course covers the requirements of STCW Reg VI/1 Code A-VI/1 Table A-VI/1-1.

Course outcome:

Statement of Attainment

What you will study

The successful achievement of this skill set requires you to complete the unit listed below.

  • UNIT CODE
  • UNIT NAME

  • UNIT CODE
  • MARF046
    Survive at sea in the event of vessel abandonment and personal survival techniques (PST)
    UNIT CODE :
    MARF046
    Unit description :
    This unit involves the skills and knowledge required to survive at sea using personal survival techniques (PST) in the event of vessel abandonment.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Survive at sea in the event of vessel abandonment and personal survival techniques (PST)
Ways to study
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Great Barrier Reef International Marine College
30 Jan 2023
1.5 days
Full time Monday 8:30am to 4:30pm and Tuesday 1pm and 4:30pm
Classroom
  • Full fee: $600
Great Barrier Reef International Marine College
20 Feb 2023
1.5 days
Full time Monday 8:30am to 4:30pm and Tuesday 1pm and 4:30pm
Classroom
  • Full fee: $600
Great Barrier Reef International Marine College
13 Mar 2023
1.5 days
Full time Monday 8:30am to 4:30pm and Tuesday 1pm and 4:30pm
Classroom
  • Full fee: $600
Great Barrier Reef International Marine College
27 Mar 2023
1.5 days
Full time Monday 8:30am to 4:30pm and Tuesday 1pm and 4:30pm
Classroom
  • Full fee: $600
Great Barrier Reef International Marine College
08 May 2023
1.5 days
Full time Monday 8:30am to 4:30pm and Tuesday 1pm and 4:30pm
Classroom
  • Full fee: $600
Great Barrier Reef International Marine College
22 May 2023
1.5 days
Full time Monday 8:30am to 4:30pm and Tuesday 1pm and 4:30pm
Classroom
  • Full fee: $600
Great Barrier Reef International Marine College
05 Jun 2023
1.5 days
Full time Monday 8:30am to 4:30pm and Tuesday 1pm and 4:30pm
Classroom
  • Full fee: $600

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Survive at Sea in the Event of Vessel Abandonment and Personal Survival Techniques (PST) Skill Set (SSMAR0012)

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Survive at Sea in the Event of Vessel Abandonment and Personal Survival Techniques (PST) Skill Set

COURSE CODE: SSMAR0012
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Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

Selection criteria

You must be a minimum of 16 years of age and be medically fit to complete all tasks.

Resources required

It is recommended that you have access to a reliable internet connection to access TAFE Queensland's online learning system Connect, and a computer with up-to-date software, including Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat Reader and Adobe Flash Player. This equipment and software is available for use at all TAFE Queensland locations.

You are required to wear closed in footwear and socks (runners are suitable), long sleeve shirt and long pants (or overalls), and towel for fire and pool training.

Need to know

For further certification information, visit AMSA

Pathways

University pathways

If you want to go on to further study at university, TAFE Queensland has a pathway option to get you there. In many cases, completing one of our diplomas may give you a full year of credit towards a degree with one of our partner universities.

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  • James Cook University
  • Southern Cross University
  • University of Canberra
  • Griffith University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • University of Southern Queensland

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Course Disclaimer

All information was accurate at time of publication, however TAFE policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolment numbers. Timetable information is subject to change prior to commencement and/or during the duration of your course.