Overseas Experience Training

Overseas Experience Training

Mahurangi Technical Institute’s Overseas Experience Training offers you excellent training and qualifications required to work internationally.

The OE (Overseas Experience) course includes the Standards of Training Certification & Watchkeeping for Seafarer’s (STCW) Basic Training. (This is a minimum prerequisite for crew working on MCA registered vessels – see STCW page). PLUS the RYA Power Boat Level 2 certificate (basic boat handling and seamanship skills – ideal training for driving the vessel’s tenders). PLUS the Maritime Restricted Operator’s Certificate (MROC) (a basic licence enabling you to legally operate a marine radio including knowing voice procedure and distress calling).

Qualification:
Candidates who successfully complete Overseas Experience Training will receive:
-STCW Competence in Fire Fighting and Fire Prevention Certificate (Basic Fire Fighting)
-STCW Competence in Personal Survival Techniques Certificate (Basic Sea Survival)
-STCW Competence in Personal Safety & Social Responsibilities Certificate (PSSR)
-STCW Competence in Elementary First Aid
-RYA Power Boat Level 2
-Maritime Restricted (Radio) Operator’s Certificate
-MNZ Certificate of STCW Basic Training

2017 Start Dates
11 January: 15 May; 27 November

Duration:
10 days total. Duration of individual modules are as follows:
-Personal Sea Survival Techniques: 2 Days
-Personal Safety & Social Responsibility: ½ Day
-Competence in Fire Fighting and Fire Prevention: 2½ Days
-Elementary First Aid: 2 Day
-Security Awareness Training:½ day
-Maritime Restricted Operator’s Certificate: 1 Day
-CBES/RYA Power Boat Level 2: 2 Days

Class Size:
Maximum course numbers = 6. During the power boat training candidate/instructor ratio will be 3:1.

Entry Requirement:
Minimum age 18. An STCW medical fitness clearance is required. Please click here to download medical form.

Fees:
NZ$2,259.00 including GST

*PLEASE NOTE: All listed qualifications and fees will be subject to change in 2016 based on the requirement to use new qualifications.

Student Benefits:
Student loans and allowances are not available for this package.

Accreditation:
Maritime New Zealand (STCW). RYA certificates by Coastguard Boating Education on behalf of the Royal Yachting Association, Southampton, UK.

 

 

Further Information & Enrolments
Please click here to request an information/enrolment pack.