New Zealand Certificate in Maritime Crewing

Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology Limited

Subject area

Marine Craft Operation

Qualification

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

Entry requirements

Entry to this qualification is open but completion does not guarantee the award of a Maritime New Zealand license. All persons wishing to qualify for a seafarer license must also check the Maritime New Zealand prior certification and minimum service requirements for that license.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the maritime industry with personnel who have the skills and knowledge required by the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW) to work independently and with only broad guidance as crew on vessels operating in unlimited waters.

The qualification is intended for qualified deck and engine room crew wishing to advance to able seafarer roles and for people wishing to begin a career in marine electro technology. Graduates will carry out crewing duties within their strand speciality area at a support level to watchkeepers, masters, electro-technical officers or engineers.

Completion of this qualification is a pre-requisite to applying for a Maritime New Zealand Able Seafarer Deck, Able Seafarer Engine, Integrated Rating and Electro technology Rating certificates. Award of the Able Seafarer Deck, Able Seafarer Engine, Integrated Rating and Electro technology Rating certificates by Maritime New Zealand may also require the completion of: a logbook, oral exam and ancillary certificates.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Maritime Engineering and Technology at this level can earn:

$25,000

Median earnings one year after study

$32,000

Median earnings two years after study

$44,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

44%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Hauraki Greenland Scholarship

Provided by:

Ministry of Justice

Website:

https://www.justice.govt.nz/justice-sector-policy/

Value:

$5,000 pa

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Maniapoto Maori Trust board: Graymont (NZ) Ltd. Scholarship

Provided by:

Maniapoto Maori Trust Board

Website:

http://www.maniapoto.iwi.nz

Value:

$1,000

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 422 733
Phone: (03) 546 9175
Fax: (03) 546 3325
Email: info@nmit.ac.nz
Web: http://www.nmit.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

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