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MAR40618 Certificate IV in Maritime Operations
(Master up to 35 metres Near Coastal)
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(previously Queensland Marine Training Services)

Distance Learning Program

MAR40618 Certificate IV in Maritime Operations

(Master up to 35 metres Near Coastal)

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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.

The units of the MAR40618 Certificate IV in Maritime Operations (Master up to 35 metres Near Coastal) are delivered over 12 months as a self-paced, self-directed distance learning program supported by a 21 day workshop (delivered in class face to face).

The delivery of the qualification is facilitated through a blend of different modes including:

  • Workshops (delivered in class – face to face training held bi-monthly)
  • Online Training (including webinars and skype training sessions to facilitate one on one training)
  • Self paced and self-directed learning
  • An AMSA Workplace Task Book completed in a real workplace under the supervision of a suitably qualified person and authenticated by QMTS may be required before a qualification can be issued.
  • The flexibility of the program allows each student additional hours of supervised instruction, if required, by attending more than one workshop.
  • All students have access to their own trainer available via phone (Mon to Fri 0900 – 1700) or email and text (at any time) for additional support.
Practical Assessment

Prior to attending a practical assessment

  • Students must complete all the theory assessments and a Workplace Task Book if required
  • Students must complete an on-line application (AMSA Form 426) and provide us with all the required documents identified in the application form
  • Students will be allowed 3 attempts in required for all practical tasks  
Qualification – Units of Competency

This qualification consists of 21 core units which must all be completed to satisfy the requirements of the training package.





Please refer to the new site for detailed course information sheets for the Master up to 35m and the Master up to 35m UPGRADE including course fees, licensing / regulatory information and other important student information.

 2020/2021 Face to Face Dates – see new site for next training dates

 Credit transfer or Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) may be available for units within this Qualification. Please contact QMTS Administration for further information.

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 Training Administration on 07 3186 6930 or click on the button below and complete our online enquiry form.

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MAR40618 Certificate IV in Maritime Operations (Master up to 35 metres Near Coastal) | Master < 35m Course  | Brisbane Queensland

Page last updated 23 September 2020