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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:

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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 
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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.

This course is currently undergoing delivery planning and information will be available on our website shortly. Check back later, or use the course enquiry form below to have our Client Contact Centre contact you with further information about the next course start, delivery locations and study modes.

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.

Prerequisites

Important information

How to apply

Prerequisites

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.

This course is currently undergoing delivery planning and information will be available on our website shortly. Check back later, or use the course enquiry form below to have our Client Contact Centre contact you with further information about the next course start, delivery locations and study modes.

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.

Shipboard Safety Skill Set

State ID: AC773

Learn basic survival skills as required by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority

This skill Set is aimed at individuals who need to complete shipboard safety units of competency as required by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority.

You will learn survival techniques and safe working procedures for emergency situations on board a vessel

Topics covered include:

Prerequisites

Important information

How to apply

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this skill set

Important information

Duration 

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Day & Time

TBA

Other Information 

Batavia Coast Maritime Institute
Kelly O’Malley
(08) 9956 6175
info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

For more information about this course and to enrol contact: 1800 672 700 or 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

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.

This course is currently undergoing delivery planning and information will be available on our website shortly. Check back later, or use the course enquiry form below to have our Client Contact Centre contact you with further information about the next course start, delivery locations and study modes.

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.

Kayaking Skill Set

State ID: KAA92

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:

Important information

How to apply

Important information

Duration 

3 Days

Course Requirements 

You must be able to swim in open water

 

 

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.

This course is currently undergoing delivery planning and information will be available on our website shortly. Check back later, or use the course enquiry form below to have our Client Contact Centre contact you with further information about the next course start, delivery locations and study modes.

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 an 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 Marine 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 Marine 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 Marine 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 Face to face (class room)
Skill set
Batavia Coast Marine 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
Skill set Face to face (class room)
Online Learning
Skill set
Batavia Coast Marine 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
Skill set Face to face (class room)
Online Learning
Skill set
Batavia Coast Marine 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 Marine 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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Aerospace, Maritime and Logistics

Our Batavia Coast Maritime Institute provides world-class training in fishing and marine studies, marine operations and marine engineering. It will set you up for a career in a range of maritime-related fields, including commercial fishing, marine tourism, aquaculture, deck cadet and ship’s captain.