Australian Maritime Safety Authority - STCW Short Course- 100% Attendance is mandatory.
STCW Short Course certificate issued on successful completion of course with evidence of age requirement and evidence of 6 months qualifying sea-service.
To provide the student with the skills and knowledge required to take charge of a survival craft or rescue boat in emergency situations.
|Unit name||Proficiency in Survival Craft other than Fast Rescue Boats|
|Faculty/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
Relevant AMSA approved staff
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Launceston||AMC MT Main Block 1||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
|Launceston||AMC MT Main Block 3||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
|Launceston||AMC MT Post Block 4||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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Special approval is required for enrolment into TNE Program units.
|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
|AMC MT Main Block 1||1/2/2021||10/6/2021||18/6/2021||13/6/2021|
|AMC MT Main Block 3||14/6/2021||11/11/2021||12/11/2021||14/11/2021|
|AMC MT Post Block 4||15/11/2021||22/12/2021||25/12/2021||26/12/2021|
* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).
|Field of Education||Commencing Student Contribution 1||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1||Approved Pathway Student Contribution 2||Domestic Full Fee|
1 Please refer here more information on student contribution amounts.
2 The information on Approved Pathway courses can be found here.
If you have any questions in relation to the fees, please contact UConnect or more information is available on StudyAssist.
Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.
JVD173 Personal Survival Techniques
You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:
5 day STCW short course. Three days at Beauty Point campus, 4th day of course at Newnham survival centre, final day at Beauty Point campus.
Written assessment Individual and Group Practical assessment.
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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