New Zealand Certificate in Fishing Vessel Crewing

Westport Deep Sea Fishing School

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

N/A

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this entry level qualification is to provide the fishing industry with people who are licensed under the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Fishing Vessel Personnel (STCW-F) to work as crew on fishing vessels. They will be able to work under general supervision in the coastal, offshore and unlimited operational limits as specified in the Maritime NZ Seafarer Certification and Operational Limits Framework.

This qualification is for people intending to enter the industry or for fishing crew moving to a role where a Maritime NZ Advanced Deckhand - Fishing certificate may be required.

What graduates earn

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

$39,000

Median earnings one year after study

$34,000

Median earnings two years after study

$36,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Not Available

Employment rate two years after study

35%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Rural Women New Zealand Education Fund

Provided by:

Rural Women New Zealand

Website:

https://ruralwomennz.nz/services/charitable-grants/

Value:

Up to $500.00

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The Capstone Editing Early Career Academic Research Grant for Women

Provided by:

Capstone Editing - Director and Head Editor

Website:

https://www.capstoneediting.com.au/

Value:

Up to A$5,000

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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

Phone: (03) 788 8060
Fax: (03) 788 8064
Email: pmaich@deepsea.co.nz
Web: http://www.deepsea.co.nz

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

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