Work has commenced on the projects below and the Maritime Industry Reference Committee is forming Technical Advisory Committees for each project. 

Your industry expertise and insight is welcome to help review and develop training package material to:

MAR Dynamic Positioning Project

  • Develop a new Dynamic Positioning Operator Skill Set and four new Units of Competency that provides seafarers the skills and knowledge to operate vessels equipped with Dynamic Positioning systems

MAR Compass Adjuster Project

  • Develop a new Compass Adjuster Skill Set and one new Unit of Competency aligned to AMSA regulatory and certification requirements

MAR Maritime Towage Project

  • Develop a new Maritime Towing Skill Set and two new Units of Competency. These occupational standards will enable seafarers to attain the required skills and knowledge to safely tow vessels under routine and emergency conditions

Click on the links above for more information on each project and to register your interest in becoming a member of the Technical Advisory Committee. Registrations of interest must be submitted by close of business Tuesday 20 August 2019.

Courtesy of Australian Industry Standards