Aerospace, Maritime and Logistics

The aerospace industry covers a range of sectors including manufacturing and maintenance, defence-related needs, domestic and international aviation, ground crew and technical support. 

The future of the maritime industry is bright, and WA provides world-class training in aquaculture, fishing and marine studies, marine operations and engineering that can set you up for a career in a range of fields including commercial fishing, marine biology, eco tourism and shipping.

The logistics sector supports the supply of goods across Australia and the world. It employs people across occupations including storepersons, warehousing, freight handling,  international shipping, storage and distribution.

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industry course list: Aerospace, Maritime and Logistics

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    Advanced Diploma of Marine Engineering (Class 1) (Engineering Class 1 (Motor))

    National ID : MAR60120 | State ID : AC38

    Ready to bust a big on-board career move?

    If you would like to step up your maritime game and work as an Engineer Class 1 on ships powered by main propulsion machinery of any propulsion power in any operating area, this is the course for you! This qualification forms some of the requirements for certification by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) as an Engineer Class 1, as described in Marine Orders 70-73 (2014) under the Navigation Act 2012. 

    Advanced Diploma of Maritime Operations (Marine Engineering Class 2)

    National ID : MAR60115 | State ID : AVQ3

    Set sail on a new level for your maritime operations career!

    This certificate enables you to work as an engineer on any propulsion power vessel in any operating area performing the functions of chief engineer officer, first engineer officer (STCW second engineer) or engineer watchkeeper on ships of any propulsion power in any operating area.

    Advanced Diploma of Maritime Operations (Master Unlimited)

    National ID : MAR60220 | State ID : BFW9

    Set your maritime career to unlimited, you're in charge!

    This qualification allows you to perform the duties or functions of Master, Chief Mate or Watchkeeper deck officer on ships of any gross tonnage in any operating area.

    Advanced Diploma of Maritime Operations (Master Unlimited)

    National ID : MAR60315 | State ID : AWN9

    Set course for a new level career in the maritime industry!

    This qualifications allows you to perform the duties or functions of Master, Chief mate or Watchkeeper deck officer on ships of any gross tonnage in any operating area. It provides you with the skills and knowledge you need to meet the academic requirements for certification as a Master Unlimited as described in Marine Orders 71 (Masters and Deck Officers) 2014 – Seagoing Qualifications (Version six) under the Navigation Act 2012.

    Certificate II in Aeroskills (Aeroskills Mechanical Pre-apprenticeship)

    National ID : MEA20418 | State ID : AB67

    Your aeroskills career — Ready for take off!

    If you're keen on a career as an aeroskills mechanic, this pre-apprenticeship can get you a boarding pass into an apprenticeship or entry level job. You'll have the skills and knowledge that employers look for, and be ready to kickstart your career.

    Certificate II in Aquaculture

    National ID : SFI20119 | State ID : BEI8

    Nothing fishy going on here — it's your new career!

    This qualification is your first step towards an exciting career in the aquaculture industry! You'll build a great range of skills and knowledge that will get you job ready to work as a field hand in a range of aquaculture operations.

    Certificate II in Fishing Operations

    National ID : SFI20219 | State ID : BEI4

    Want a fresh catch for your career?

    This course will get you job ready with the skills and knowledge needed to take your first step on board as a deckhand or fishing hand, working on a commercial fishing boat. These skills and knowledge could also see you working on tourist or charter boats, work boats, ferries and dive boats!

    Certificate II in Maritime Operations (Coxswain Grade 1 Near Coastal)

    National ID : MAR20318 | State ID : BDU0

    Yes commander, start your maritime career here!

    This qualification is suitable for people who work as a Coxswain Grade 1 Near Coastal skipper in the maritime industry — with this training, you'll be able to command a commercial marine vessel up to 12 metres in length and with propulsion power that is unlimited for an outboard engine or up to 500 kW for an inboard engine. This may include small vessels for commercial workboats, fisheries, fishing, tourism and aquaculture. 

    Certificate III in Aquaculture

    National ID : SFI30119 | State ID : BEI5

    Make a splash with your new aquaculture career!

    Whether you're already working in aquaculture and want to boost your career opportunities, or if you're just starting out in this exciting area, this qualification is a great choice! This qualification can set you up for working in a leadership role, where you'll be responsible for decision making and coordinating team activities such as feeding, construction, managing live feeds and overseeing water quality monitoring. Aquaculture is a major jobs growth area, so here's your chance to get in now!

    Certificate III in Aviation (Cabin Crew)

    National ID : AVI30219 | State ID : BER6

    With this course, your career will be in the skies!

    Complete the Certificate III in Aviation (Cabin Crew) and you will be recruitment-ready for an exciting career as a flight attendant or cabin crew member! These jobs are extremely competitive, but having this qualification will give you a clear advantage over other applicants. And skilled crew members are going to be in high demand, once the world travel industry gets back in business! 

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