Australian Cruise Academy
Australian coastal cruising
Pacific Islands cruising
Coxswain Grade 1 Near Coastal is the commercial ticket to operate a commercial passenger vessel less that 12m in length in near coastal waters up to 15nm from shore, in the Murray river or within 3nm of a mother ship in the EEZ.
Propulsion power is unlimited for an outboard engine or up to 500 kW for an inboard engine
This level of qualification is currently cited as meeting some of the requirements for certification as a Coxswain Grade 1 Near Coastal as defined by the National Standard for Commercial Vessels (NSCV) Part D.
ACA presents the total program including qualifying sea time and final assessment for Commercial certification:
MAR20313 Certificate II in Maritime Operations (Coxswain Grade 1 Near Coastal),
NB: Sea Safety units are required for all students during orientation week
Phone Capt. Bouc on 0418 836 137 for Details