Above and below decks training
Best-practice engine simulators
Comprehensive navigation simulators
Industry-relevant and recognised courses
Dedicated and experienced trainers
Certificate III Fisheries Compliance course Industry-focused student outcomes
Industry-engaged course development
Maritime Industry Pathway
Entry-level courses approved for SACE
Progression to university-level courses Wide-ranging experiential training
Pathway to careers in the Navy
Pathway to careers in the bluewater fleet
Welcome to our website!
Welcome to the Academy's website which provides a comprehensive look at the Academy and the educational and business services we offer.
The Academy is an approved Skills for All training provider. All prospective students should visit the Skills for All website for information. Students should also be aware of the important information about Certificate II courses. You can read more here.
The 2014 course timetable is now available for download. Places are limited on all courses so I encourage prospective students to complete an enrolment form early.
Bob Miller Chief Executive Officer
The Australian Maritime & Fisheries Academy (AMFA) is a global leader in the delivery of maritime, fishing and seafood industry-specific development and education programs. Courses run by AMFA cover all aspects of marine learning, from basic safety courses to skippering a large commercial vessel. read more
The three Adelaide-based AMFA boats in front of the Academy's Port Adelaide campus.Photo courtesy of Mark Churchman.
May 2013 Coxswain students course during the engineering component of the course.
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
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.