Certificate IV in Maritime Operations (Master up to 35 metres Near Coastal)

QLD & WA Held over 4 weeks unless RPL granted $2399 

This certificate will allow you to work as:

  • Master on commercial vessels up to 35 metres long within the exclusive economic zone (EEZ).
  • Master on vessels up to 80 metres long in inshore waters.
  • Chief mate or deck watchkeeper on vessels up to 80 metres long within the EEZ.


To be eligible for a Master less than 35 metres near coastal certificate you must:

  • Be at least 16 years old on the certificate issue date.
  • Hold either a Master less than 24 metres near coastal or Mate less than 80 metres near coastal certificate of competency.
  • Meet medical, eyesight, sea service and course requirements.

Upcoming Programs

Name Course Start Date Course End Date Deposit Amount
Master 35 June 2020 WA 08/06/2020 $29.00
Master 35 August 2020 WA 03/08/2020 $29.00