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Boating Operator/Boat Builder & Repairer

Employees provide operational, maintenance and administrative support within a boating operation environment. This includes assisting with general boat maintenance, minor and/or repair work to vessels and/or equipment, operating boats and administrative management functions.

Summary of Training

  • Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment
  • Plan to undertake a routine task
  • Apply quality procedures
  • Organise and communicate information
  • Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment
  • Classify recreational boating technologies and features
  • Work safely on marine craft
  • Follow work procedures to maintain the marine environment
  • Maintain quality of environment by following marine codes
  • Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
  • Report on financial activities
  • Control records
  • Produce complex business documents
  • Maintain business technology
  • Prepare financial reports
  • Operate mobile load shifting equipment
  • Undertake manual handling
  • Perform engineering measurement
  • Work safely with industrial chemicals and materials
  • Use hand tools
  • Use power tools/hand held operations
  • Apply fibre reinforced plastics
  • Fair and shape surfaces
  • Maintain marine vessel surfaces
  • Refuel vessels
  • Check operational capability of marine craft
  • Check operational capability of sails and sail operating equipment
  • Carry out trip preparation and planning
  • Respond to boating emergencies and incidents

Please note that this Job & Training Description provides an example of the selection of non-core units. Alternative combinations of units may be selected and in some cases prerequisite units may need to be completed. For advice contact Apprenticeship Network providers or an approved Registered Training Organisation.

This Australian Apprenticeship occupation may attract additional incentives under the Australian Government Australian Apprenticeships Incentives Programme. For more information contact an Apprenticeship Network provider, call the Australian Apprenticeships referral line on 13 38 73, or look at the National Skills Needs List.

 

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This occupation fits generally with these groupings

Industry Group
Metal & Engineering

Work Type
Analytic & Scientific
Practical & Manual

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Commencements Change

The change in Australian Apprenticeships commencements in this overall industry in the past two years. Commencements in 2016: 6065

Source: NCVER Apprentice and trainee collection, 2017, unpublished. AATIS analysis.

Graduate Employment

Australian Apprentice graduates from this overall industry in employment (in any industry).

Source: NCVER National Student Outcomes Survey, 2017, unpublished. AATIS analysis.

Graduate Wage

Average wage of Australian Apprentice graduates from this overall industry employed full-time after training.

Source: NCVER National Student Outcomes Survey, 2017, unpublished. AATIS analysis.

Industry Growth

Growth in employment in this overall industry in the past 5 years.

Source: Department of Employment, 2017. AATIS analysis.

Industry Size

The number of employees in this overall industry compared with other Australian industries.

Source: Department of Employment, 2017. AATIS analysis.

Industry Wage

Average wage of employees in this overall industry.

Source: Department of Employment, 2017. AATIS analysis.

Availability Information

Boating Operator/Boat Builder & Repairer - MEM40205
NSW VIC QLD WA SA TAS ACT NT
Full Time

(Nominal Duration)

36 mths 36 mths 36 mths 36 mths
Part Time
Commencements 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
ASbA
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A Qualification registered by a State or Territory as available as an Australian Apprenticeship may not be eligible for public funding support, check with the relevant State or Territory Training Authority.

Nominal durations listed are for full time occupations, stated in months. In some cases nominal durations provided may not include the completion of pre-requisites. This data is sourced from State and Territory Training Authorities and is provided for information only and must be confirmed with these authorities.

Commencements

Commencement data source: National Apprentices and Trainees collection (June 2017 estimates), NCVER rounded estimates for the 2016 calendar year. Qualifications with no recorded commencements may not appear. This data is for general information purposes only.

Australian School-based Apprenticeships (ASbA)

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