This qualification is suitable for those sailing as Master on vessels up to 35 metres in length within the exclusive economic zone (EEZ) or a Mate on vessels up to 80 metres in length.
This level of qualification is currently cited as meeting some of the requirements for certification as a Master up to 35 metres Near Coastal as defined by the National Standard for Commercial Vessels (NSCV) Part D.
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.