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AMSA Launches SMS Resource Kit

AMSA Launches SMS Resource Kit In partnership with the Australian Maritime College, AMSA successfully launched the Safety Management System (SMS) resource kit in Hobart earlier this month. The resource kit has been designed to help industry and commercial vessel operators comply with revised operational safety requirements. This is particularly important to meet the upcoming July […]

STCW 10, Certificate of Safety Training

STCW 10, Certificate of Safety Training We are running our final step in our AMSA Audit, this includes running our first STCW 10 Certificate of Safety Training. We are not currently listed on the AMSA website as a provider because we have not finalised our STCW 10 Audit. However if you wish to enroll in […]

Obtaining A Maritime License

Obtaining A Maritime License Many of our inquiries are from people who are new to the marine industry who find it difficult locating the correct information required to gain a marine licence. While there is a lot of information out there, putting it together can be a mind field. So we decided to write this […]

Maritime College Brisbane 2015

We would like to welcome everyone to a new year, there are big plans for ECA Maritime College in 2015. As a part of our due diligence each December we research what our competitors are doing in the market place. It appears our Government Competitor have had to review their process and start charging like […]

Changes To Marine Tickets

MARINE TICKETS – DOMESTIC QUALIFICATIONS – CERTIFICATE OF COMPETENCY UNDER THE NEW PART D OF THE NATIONAL STANDARDS FOR COMMERCIAL VESSELS, PEOPLE SEEKING OR RENEWING A CERTIFICATE OF COMPETENCY (MARINE TICKETS) WILL BE ABLE TO APPLY FOR A FIVE YEAR NATIONAL SYSTEM CERTIFICATE BY MEETING SOME SIMPLE REQUIREMENTS. ONCE ISSUED, A CERTIFICATE OF COMPETENCY WILL ALLOW […]

Why We Do What We Do?

ECA Maritime College was developed by mariners for mariners, it is important we only engage professional mariners to teach the future mariners of Australia. There is a very well-known saying – “Those who can’t do, TEACH” If you can’t do OR you don’t do OR you have lost your passion, you should not be teaching. […]

Welcome to ECA Maritime College

Welcome to ECA Maritime College blog. With all the changes in the maritime industry and the confusion in the marketplace we decided to provide information to help clarify some of these. Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) will replace all state maritime authorities with regards to issuing near coastal licences and will be servicing the marine […]