Engineer Class 3 course planned for 2015
The Australian Maritime and Fisheries Academy has now added the Diploma in Maritime Operations (Engineer Class 3 Near Coastal) to its scope of registration and subject to approval from AMSA, plans to deliver this important course this year.
In a first for South Australia, this Diploma course is planned to be delivered at AMFA's Port Adelaide campus later this year.
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Academy now an IMarEST Academic Marine Partner
The Australian Maritime and Fisheries Academy is proud to announce that is now an Academic Marine Partner of IMarEST, the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology.
IMarEST is the international professional body and learned society for all marine professionals and IMarEST is the first Institute to bring together marine engineers, scientists and technologists into one international multi-disciplinary professional body.
IMarEST is the largest marine organisation of its kind with a worldwide membership based in over 100 countries, it is a registered charity and provides grades of membership for everyone, from those seeking to become Chartered or gain other Professional Recognition, to those just starting out in their careers or studying in education.
For more information about IMarEST, visite their website.
Careers at Sea Information Session
An information session about the exciting careers available in the maritime industry was held at our Port Adeaide campus at 6pm on Tuesday 17 Feb, 2015.
The session included information about the various courses offered by the Australian Maritime and Fisheries Academy (AMFA) for domestic jobs in the near coastal maritme industry as well as the proposed delivery of the Bachelor of Applied Science (Nautical Science) by the Australian Maritime College (AMC).
Those who attended heard from AMFA's Chief Excecutive Officer, an AMFA Master Class 1 and an AMFA Engineer Class 1 and there were plenty of questions asked by those in attendance.
For more information about careers at sea, visit Go Maritime.
Fisheries Compliance : 2016 Register of Interest
If you are interested in participating in the 2016 Certificate III in Fisheries Compliance course, please email your contact details and resumé to Maureen at firstname.lastname@example.org to register your interest. Keep an eye on this website later in the year for details of the when the course will run.
$500 OFF! - STCW Courses Discount Extended
The Academy has extended the $500 price reduction for the STCW 2010 Certificate of Safety set of courses. The fee for CoST course contaning PSSR, PST FPFF and SAT is normally $3200 but for anyone booking a 2015 course, a $500 price reduction to only $2700 will be offered.
STCW2010 students prepare for the fire fighting component of the Certificate of Safety Training course on the Academy's fire training vessel KC Campbell.