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Certificate III in Fishing Operations

National ID: SFI30219 | State ID: BEI7

Do you enjoy fishing and want to work in the seafood industry? 

This qualification will further expand your knowledge and skills in fishing processes, techniques and management. 

This qualification is suited for individuals employed or as senior deckhands or occupational divers on commercial fishing vessels in the fishing or seafood industry. 

You will learn the skills and knowledge in:

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General deckhand 

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Further study opportunities

Central Regional TAFE has many further study opportunities available. Check out our Course Guide for all your future study options

How to apply
On Campus (Full-Time or Part-Time)
 Visit our Apply and Enrol page to find out how to apply for full-time, part-time or online courses.  
Flexible and Other Study Types 
We take applications for many of our flexible courses all year round.  Visit the Apply and Enrol page and use our Applicant Portal to lodge your application anytime. 
Apprenticeships and Traineeships 
For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. Find out more here.
International Students 
International students please visit www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au Opens in a new window 
Short Courses and Skill Sets

Enrol in a short course or skill set by completing the form below, calling our student services team on 1800 672 700 or visiting your local campus.

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Training at CRTAFE will be offered with a blended, flexible delivery model to enable social distancing measures during the COVID-19 pandemic. This approach may include a combination of online and classroom based delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements. While the mode of delivery may vary, the content and key learning outcomes of the course will remain the same. Lecturers will provide specific instructions to their student groups on how training will be undertaken and the support available to them.

We are currently taking expressions of interest for this course. Contact our student services team on 1800 672 700 for more information or complete the course enquiry form below. 

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Short Range Radio Skills Set

State ID: KAB61

Be equipped to use a marine VHF radio

In this course students will learn the necessary skills to use marine VHF radio to transmit and receive information.

Topics covered include:

How to apply

How to apply
On Campus (Full-Time or Part-Time)
 Visit our Apply and Enrol page to find out how to apply for full-time, part-time or online courses.  
Flexible and Other Study Types 
We take applications for many of our flexible courses all year round.  Visit the Apply and Enrol page and use our Applicant Portal to lodge your application anytime. 
Apprenticeships and Traineeships 
For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. Find out more here.
International Students 
International students please visit www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au Opens in a new window 
Short Courses and Skill Sets

Enrol in a short course or skill set by completing the form below, calling our student services team on 1800 672 700 or visiting your local campus.

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Training at CRTAFE will be offered with a blended, flexible delivery model to enable social distancing measures during the COVID-19 pandemic. This approach may include a combination of online and classroom based delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements. While the mode of delivery may vary, the content and key learning outcomes of the course will remain the same. Lecturers will provide specific instructions to their student groups on how training will be undertaken and the support available to them.

We are currently taking expressions of interest for this course. Contact our student services team on 1800 672 700 for more information or complete the course enquiry form below. 

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Certificate II in Fishing Operations

National ID: SFI20219 | State ID: BEI4

Why not turn your passion for fishing into a career!

This qualification will give you the basic skills you need to start work in the fishing sector of the seafood industry. This course will teach you a broad range of routine processes and procedures which may include maintaining fishing gear, operating small vessels, using deck equipment, processing and basic marine science skills.

You will gain knowledge and skills in:

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Third Party Provider

Central Regional TAFE engages the services of a Third Party in the provision of this course. Further details can be provided prior to enrolment.

VET in Schools

This qualification is also available to VET in Schools students. For further information regarding this, students will need to contact their local school. Central Regional TAFE has a duty of care for all it's students. Special arrangements have been put in place to ensure the safety and well being of students under 18 years of age.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Job opportunities

A Certificate II in Fishing Operations may lead to employment opportunities as a fisher or general purpose hand on a fishing vessel, charter boat or on an aquaculture vessel.

Study pathway

Further study opportunities

Central Regional TAFE has many further study opportunities available. Check out our Course Guide for all your future study options. 

How to apply
On Campus (Full-Time or Part-Time)
 Visit our Apply and Enrol page to find out how to apply for full-time, part-time or online courses.  
Flexible and Other Study Types 
We take applications for many of our flexible courses all year round.  Visit the Apply and Enrol page and use our Applicant Portal to lodge your application anytime. 
Apprenticeships and Traineeships 
For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. Find out more here.
International Students 
International students please visit www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au Opens in a new window 
Short Courses and Skill Sets

Enrol in a short course or skill set by completing the form below, calling our student services team on 1800 672 700 or visiting your local campus.

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Training at CRTAFE will be offered with a blended, flexible delivery model to enable social distancing measures during the COVID-19 pandemic. This approach may include a combination of online and classroom based delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements. While the mode of delivery may vary, the content and key learning outcomes of the course will remain the same. Lecturers will provide specific instructions to their student groups on how training will be undertaken and the support available to them.

Semester 1, 2021

Batavia Coast Maritime Institute - Classroom

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Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester/s
When Semester 1, 2021
Where Batavia Coast Maritime Institute
How Face to face (class room)
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Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Marine Radio Skill Set

State ID: KAA45

Designed to suit individuals seeking Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) Marine Radio Operator’s VHF Certificate of Proficiency.

This Skill Set is aimed at individuals who require proficiency in the use of marine VHF radio and telephone equipment on commercial vessels. You will learn how to transmit and receive information to and from ship to ship and ship to shore. 

The Marine Radio Operator’s VHF Skill Set is part of the MAR Maritime Training Package.

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There are no prerequisites for this course

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How to apply
On Campus (Full-Time or Part-Time)
 Visit our Apply and Enrol page to find out how to apply for full-time, part-time or online courses.  
Flexible and Other Study Types 
We take applications for many of our flexible courses all year round.  Visit the Apply and Enrol page and use our Applicant Portal to lodge your application anytime. 
Apprenticeships and Traineeships 
For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. Find out more here.
International Students 
International students please visit www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au Opens in a new window 
Short Courses and Skill Sets

Enrol in a short course or skill set by completing the form below, calling our student services team on 1800 672 700 or visiting your local campus.

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Training at CRTAFE will be offered with a blended, flexible delivery model to enable social distancing measures during the COVID-19 pandemic. This approach may include a combination of online and classroom based delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements. While the mode of delivery may vary, the content and key learning outcomes of the course will remain the same. Lecturers will provide specific instructions to their student groups on how training will be undertaken and the support available to them.

Available all year round, 2020

Exmouth Campus - Marine Radio Skill Set - Self Paced Onsite

Overview

Units

Overview
Duration 1 day/s
When Available all year round
Where Exmouth Campus
How Face to face (class room)
Skill set
Apply now
Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Recreational Skippers Ticket

State ID: KAA38

Learn the skills and knowledge to become a safe recreational boat skipper

Every skipper of a registrable recreational vessel powered by a motor greater than 4.5kwp (6hp) is required to hold a Recreational Skippers Ticket.  

You will gain the theory and practical training to be a safe recreational skipper. A power boat is provided for this training. 

 

Course Content

The below nationally recognised unit of competency is included in this course:

MEM50010          Respond to boating emergencies and incidents

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Course Requirements

You will need to bring primary photo identification (eg driver or learner license) 

Fees

Full Rates : $141.75
Concessional : $49.70 

A concession card must be provided at time of enrolment to claim the concession rate.

How to apply
On Campus (Full-Time or Part-Time)
 Visit our Apply and Enrol page to find out how to apply for full-time, part-time or online courses.  
Flexible and Other Study Types 
We take applications for many of our flexible courses all year round.  Visit the Apply and Enrol page and use our Applicant Portal to lodge your application anytime. 
Apprenticeships and Traineeships 
For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. Find out more here.
International Students 
International students please visit www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au Opens in a new window 
Short Courses and Skill Sets

Enrol in a short course or skill set by completing the form below, calling our student services team on 1800 672 700 or visiting your local campus.

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Training at CRTAFE will be offered with a blended, flexible delivery model to enable social distancing measures during the COVID-19 pandemic. This approach may include a combination of online and classroom based delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements. While the mode of delivery may vary, the content and key learning outcomes of the course will remain the same. Lecturers will provide specific instructions to their student groups on how training will be undertaken and the support available to them.

We are currently taking expressions of interest for this course. Contact our student services team on 1800 672 700 for more information or complete the course enquiry form below. 

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

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Develop practical skills and knowledge to care for and maintain fish stocks. Assist or manage the operations of fish farms, marine farms and hatcheries. Career opportunities include aquaculture technician, field or fisheries officer, fish farm operations manager.

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SFI30119 BEI5 Aquaculture
Certificate III Face to face (class room)
Batavia Coast Maritime Institute

Do you want to further your knowledge of the Aquaculture Industry? Are you interested in sustainable food sources? 

This course is for those wanting to rise through the ranks and become leading hands and supervisors within the aquaculture industry responsible for decision making and coordinating some team activities such as feeding, construction, managing live feeds and overseeing water quality monitoring.

You will also gain knowledge and skills in:

  • Coordinating fish farming activities
  • Monitoring and implementing emergency and safety procedures
  • Controlling pests, predators and disease
  • Handling food
  • Handling and harvesting stock
  • Maintaining water environments and
  • Applying chemicals and biological agents.
SFI20119 BEI8 Aquaculture
Certificate II Face to face (class room)
Batavia Coast Maritime Institute
fish,

Pursue your passion for aquatic life.

A Certificate II in Aquaculture  will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to assist in the care and maintenance of fish stocks. You will learn skills in food handling, controlling pests, predators and diseases, handling and harvesting stock, maintaining and manipulating the water environment and applying chemicals and biological agents. It provides individuals with skills and knowledge to work as a field hand in an aquaculture operation such as a hatchery, sea cage or pond facility. It is applicable to school-based studies.

You will also gain knowledge and skills in:

  • Controlling diseases
  • Collecting broodstock
  • Handling food
  • Handling and harvesting stock
  • Maintaining water environments and
  • Applying chemicals and biological agents.
SFI50119 BEJ2 Aquaculture
Diploma Face to face (class room)
Batavia Coast Maritime Institute
fishing,

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who work in the aquaculture sector of the seafood industry at a management or leadership level. In this role, these individuals design, plan and implement programs and sustainable practices for an aquaculture enterprise that comply with a wide range of legislative and regulatory requirements.

The environments in which these individuals work include:

  • aquaculture farms or fishout/put-and-take operations
  • companies providing contract specialist services for aquaculture operations
  • companies providing consultancy, advisory, equipment sales or other services
  • hatcheries and nurseries
  • live post-harvest holding facilities, such as processing plants, wholesalers or transporters.
KAA92 Kayaking Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Skill set
Batavia Coast Maritime Institute
kayak, river, water, safety, KAA92, paddle, oar, dam, rafting, canoe, oar, kayaking, snorkel, snorkelling, swimming, outdoors, recreation

Do you enjoy the outdoors? Learn how to safely kayak and snorkel 

In this course you will learn the skills and knowledge required to paddle a kayak as part of a group on areas such as lakes, dams and slow moving rivers. This includes safety and the ability to self-rescue from a capsize. This course is suited to leaders, guides, instructors  and support staff who may use these skills when leading others in kayaking acclivities. 

Topics covered include:

  • Snorkelling in confined or open water
  • Sea kayaking under supervision
  • Plan and prepare a safe boating trip 
  • Routine maintenance and safety 

 

Course Content

The below nationally recognised units of competency are included in this course: 

SISOOPS201A          Minimise environmental impact

SISOKYK201A          Demonstrate simple kayaking skills

SISOKYS201A          Demonstrate simple sea kayaking skills

SISOSNK201A          Demonstrate snorkelling activities

MEM50008B           Carry out trip preparation and planning

 

Certification

Upon successful completion you will receive a Statement of Attainment

 

Enrolment & Enquiries

For more information about this course and to enrol:

Contact: Kelly O' Malley | Academic Program Assistant - BCMI Campus 

9956 6175 | 1800 672 700

Email: bcmi@crtafe.wa.edu.au

Enquiry Form: Complete the course enquiry form below. 

 

To find out more about studying with us please also refer to our Course Guide and Student Information Pack

KAA83 Scuba Diving Refresher Skill Set
Online
Skill set Face to face (class room)
Online Learning
Skill set
Batavia Coast Maritime Institute
KAA83, scuba diving, snorkelling, Abrolhos Islands, maritime,

Snorkel and dive the beautiful Abrolhos Islands!

Practice your skills and broaden your marine biology knowledge all while diving and snorkeling in a world class marine reserve. Grab your friends, form a group and spend three days diving and learning together. This short course is for continuing students who have already completed the KAA64 Scuba Diving Skill Set. 

The course work will be completed online and the practical component out on the water.

 

Course Content 

SIT30116 | Certificate III in Tourism Students can select units from the below list:

  • SITXCOM002           Show social and cultural sensitivity
  • SITXWHS002          Identify hazards, assess and control safety risks
  • SISOSCB308A         Guide a scuba dive
  • BSBWOR203           Work effectively with others
  • SITXHRM001           Coach others in job skills

 

Certification 

Upon successful completion you will receive a Statement of Attainment

 

Enrolment & Enquiries

For more information about this course and to enrol:

Contact: Kelly O' Malley | Academic Program Assistant - BCMI Campus

9956 6175 | 1800 672 700

Email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au 

Enquiry Form: Complete the course enquiry form below 

 

To find out more about studying with us please also refer to our Course Guide and Student Information Pack.

KAA64 Scuba Diving Skill Set
Online
Skill set Face to face (class room)
Online Learning
Skill set
Batavia Coast Maritime Institute
KAA64, scuba, snorkeling, Abrolhos Islands, aquiculture, maritime

Snorkel and dive the beautiful Abrolhos Islands!

Practice your skills and broaden your marine biology knowledge all while diving and snorkeling in a world class marine reserve. Grab your friends, form a group and spend three days diving and learning together. This short courses includes an intake for new students and continuing students.

Students will complete a minimum of six (6) nationally recognised units as part of this short course. Required units will depend if you are a new or continuing student. The course work will be completed online and the practical component out on the water.

 

Course Content 

New Students

SFI20111 | Certificate II in Aquaculture Students can select units from the below list:

  • SISOOPS304A          Plan for minimal environmental impact
  • SISOODR302A          Plan outdoor recreation activities
  • SISOSCB301A           Scuba dive in open water to a maximum depth of 18 metres
  • TLID1001A                 Shift materials safely using manual handling methods
  • SFIEMS201B             Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
  • SFICORE106B           Meet workplace OHS requirements
  • SITHACS101              Clean premises and equipment

Continuing Students

SIT30116 | Certificate III in Tourism Students can select units from the below list:

  • SITXCOM002          Show social and cultural sensitivity
  • SITXWHS002         Identify hazards, assess and control safety risks
  • SISOSCB308           A Guide a scuba dive
  • BSBWOR203          Work effectively with others
  • SITXHRM001          Coach others in job skills

 

Certification 

Upon successful completion you will receive a Statement of Attainment.

 

Enrolment & Enquiries

For more information about this course and to enrol:

Contact: Kelly O' Malley | Academic Program Assistant - BCMI Campus

9956 6175 | 1800 672 700

Email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au 

Enquiry Form: Complete the course enquiry form below 

 

To find out more about studying with us please also refer to our Course Guide and Student Information Pack.

KAB61 Short Range Radio Skills Set
Skill sets
Skill set Face to face (class room)
Skill set
Batavia Coast Maritime Institute
marine, boating, radio,frequency, emergency, safety, regulations, VHF radio,

Be equipped to use a marine VHF radio

In this course students will learn the necessary skills to use marine VHF radio to transmit and receive information.

Topics covered include:

  • Transmit and receive information by marine radio including using very high frequency and high frequency radio
  • Regulations relating to marine radio use 
  • Maintenance and fault-finding procedures on radio equipment and power supplies 
  • How to operate emergency position indicating beacons (EPIRBs) and search and rescue radar transponders (SARTs)
  • How to use AIS man overboard (AIS-MOB) devices and digital selective calling MOB (DSC-MOB) devices 

 

Course Content

MARC044          Transmit and receive information by marine VHF radio

 

Certification

Upon successful completion you will receive a Statement of Attainment

 

Enrolment & Enquiries

For more information about this course and to enrol:

Contact: Kelly O' Malley | Academic Program Assistant - BCMI Campus

9956 6175 | 1800 672 700

Email: bcmi@crtafe.wa.edu.au 

Enquiry Form: Complete the course enquiry form below 

 

To find out more about studying with us please also refer to our Course Guide and Student Information Pack.

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Learn to understand shipboard orders, follow safe work practices, and respond to emergency situations also learn skills in marine communication and equipment, fishing operations, vessel maintenance and seafood processing.

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