Queensland Marine Training Services (QMTS)

as a Registered Training Organisation is approved to conduct 

MAR40613 Certificate IV in Maritime Operations (Master up to 35 metres Near Coastal)

training under the MAR – Marine Training Package.

Completion of this training may lead to the issuing of a

Master <35 NC 

Certificate of Competency under the NSCV – Part D – Certificates of Competence.

Method of Delivery

QMTS understands the pressures of modern life including work, family and lifestyle demands and are committed to providing a flexible, supportive learning environment in which to deliver this qualification.

At QMTS we offer two course delivery options which allow the student to choose their preferred study mode.

Option 1: QMTS Short Courses
  • QMTS Short Courses are delivered in the traditional trainer lead face to face classroom sessions and offer –
    • 3 Month Enrolment
    • 25 Day Classroom delivery
    • Assessments completed during training
    • Intense trainer directed learning
    • On-line or hard copy resources and assessments available
    • Face-to-face training
    • No flexibility
    • Possibility of Course Certification on Completion (see Course Information Sheet for details)

QMTS Short Course – Course Information Sheet

Looking for a more flexible training model consider…

Option 2: QMTS Flexible Learning Program
  • Unlike a traditional learning environment the QMTS Flexible Learning Program makes the student, not the training organisation, responsible for their own learning program adequately supported by the QMTS Trainers and Assessors. Features of the QMTS Flexible Learning Program include –
    • 12 Month enrolment
    • Flexible Self-paced and Self-directed learning
    • Online Student Portal
    • Optional attendance at Training Blocks
    • No compulsory classroom attendance

QMTS Flexible Learning Program – Course Information Sheet

Course Costs
Option 1: QMTS Short Courses

Hard Copy Resources and Assessments: $5255.00

All resources and assessments are supplied as a hard copy.

Online Resources and Assessments: $4955.00

All resources and assessments are supplied through the student portal (students will be required to bring their own computer to class).


Option 2: QMTS Flexible Learning Program

 Online Resources and Assessments: $4700.00

This is the only option available for this method of delivery.

All resources and assessments are supplied through the student portal. All assessments are to be completed online.

N.B: Hard copy Resources can be purchased at an additional cost if required but all Assessment pieces will still be required to be submitted online as a Microsoft Office document.


Please Note: Once students have chosen the delivery method it is not possible to change to an alternative method without additional costs.


Qualification – Units of Competency

This qualification consists of 12 core units which must all be completed to satisfy the requirements of the training package. Please refer to the Course Information sheets for more details on unit specifics.


Class Dates

2017 Short Course Dates

2017 Sep (SC)      18 Sep – 23 Oct 2017 In Progress

2017 Nov (SC)      20 Nov – 22 Dec 2017 Taking Bookings


2017 Flexible Learning Program Training Block Dates

2017 Jul (FP)      04 – 20 Jul 2017 Block Complete

2017 Aug (FP)      11 – 31 Aug 2017 Block Complete

2017 Oct (FP)      09 – 27 Oct 2017 Taking Bookings

2018 – Brisbane Training Block Dates

2018 FEB        09 Feb – 02 Mar 2018

2018 APR      09 Apr – 01 May 2018

2018 JUN       08 Jun – 29 Jun 2018

2018 AUG       10 Aug – 31 Aug 2018

2018 OCT       08 Oct – 29 Oct 2018

2018 – Shipboard Safety Skill Set (2 Days)

2017 A      01 – 02 Feb 2018

2017 B      28 – 29 Mar 2018

2017 C      31 May – 01 Jun 2018

2017 D      02 – 013 Aug 2018

2017 E      27 – 28 Sep 2018

Classroom Location

The QMTS Training Centre is located at the Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron in Manly, Brisbane.

For further information, bookings and enrolments

Contact QMTS Administration on 0498 489 405 or click on the button below and complete our online enquiry form.

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