2014 Timetable Updated
STCW Security Awareness Training Approved
New Academy training vessel arrives
New lifeboat arrives at the Academy
The first "Boarding Vessels' class
It's official! No 2013 Integrated Rating
First 'Mooring training' course a hit
Important update for Cert II students
Facelift for the lifeboat 'Dougie P'
Changes to 2014 Courses
The Australian Maritime and Fisheries Academy has announced some changes to the 2014 programme. The March Coxswain course has been moved forward a week and the first two Master 4 courses have changed.
For more information, download the programme.
2014 Timetable Out Now!
The 2014 Australian Maritime and Fisheries Academy course programme has now been released. Download
STCW SAT now approved
The Academy has been approved to deliver the STCW Security Awareness Training component of the Certificate of Safety Training from August 2013. This makes the course an 8-day course with the extra day's training for the Security Awareness.read more
Port Adelaide Renewal
Renewal SA now has a Facebook page dedicated to the redevelopment of Port Adelaide.read more
MED Term 2 Discounts
The Academy has provided discounts to the MED 2 and MED 1 programmes for Semester 2 only. Those wishing to enrol in these courses should check the training dates here and then download and complete the enrolment form with your payment details and return it to the Academy as soon as possible.
No 2013 IR Course!
The Integrated Rating course that was likely to run in Port Adelaide later this year has been shelved. The Academy has been advised that there are not sufficient training berths to run the course.read more
Semester 2 Timetable
The 2013 Semester 2 timetable has been released. It contains a number of changes to course duration, costs and delivery locations. AMFA recommends all students read it carefully to get the most out of it. read more
New Course Announced
Recreational Boat Handling Course Launched
The Australian Maritime & Fisheries Academy will offer a recreational boat handling course designed to give recreational boat owners or people thinking about becoming recreational boat owners some of the basic required skills and knowledge to safely operate their vessels. read more
One And All comes to the Academy
The South Australian Government's sail training vessel One And All now has a new berth in front of the Academy. Together with the historic ketch Falie, the vessels will increase the level of public access and maritime training that can be conducted in Port Adelaide.
Integrated Rating Course a huge success!
AMC's 2012 Integrated Rating course run at the Academy's Port Adelaide campus has been a huge success with all students completing the training with record final grades, attendance and satisfaction with the course. The course required incredible coordination and cooperation between AMC, the Academy, TDTSA and the MUA to achieve such a significant improvement in the overall delivery and outcomes of the training. 2012 graduates can look forward to a very promising career in the industry. read more
Academy is an approved Skills for All provider
The Australian Maritime and Fisheries Academy is an approved provider of training under the State Government's Skills for All initiative. Contact AMFA for details about courses.
Check your eligibility for Skills for All courses at:
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Important news about Certificate II Courses
As a Skills for All training provider, there are certain requirements for students to meet enrolment eligibility. read more
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