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Full-time or part-time
Duration will vary depending on your sea-time and any prior qualifications you may have. The programme includes a 30 - 36 weeks full time block course here in Nelson.
Please apply, fee will depend on RPL. Estimated fee may be between $6000 to $7000 per year.
Fees listed are for each year of the programme, indicative only and may vary with course selection. View course details for individual fees.
NZ2514 - New Zealand Diploma in Marine Engineering (Level 6)
Prepare yourself for employment in the merchant navy on vessels of any size, operating anywhere in the world.
This programme is a significant part of the Maritime New Zealand (MNZ) training requirements for students to gain the internationally recognised Standards of Training and Certification of Watchkeepers (STCW) Officer in Charge of an Engineering Watch Class 3 certificate of competency or Maritime New Zealand Seafarer Certification and Operational Limits Framework Class 4 certificate of competency.
Provides the domestic and international maritime industry, with marine engineers who are able to work in an engineering capacity as Engineer Officer of the Watch on merchant navy vessels.
Provides the domestic maritime industry, with marine engineers who are able to work in an engineering capacity as Chief Engineer.
A flexible learning approach gives you the option of completing components of the courses online, minimising time away from your job, while taking advantage of your workplace situation to enhance the relevance of your learning.
The blended delivery of the programme will also contributes to your employability by enhancing your core transferable skills; particularly digital literacy, problem solving, communication skills and team work.
This Diploma will enable you to pathway into the Level 7 degree courses leading to Marine Engineering Officer Qualifications.