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Obtain a Long Range Operator Certificate of Proficiency (LROCP)

This course covers the skills and knowledge necessary to undertake the external examination required to obtain a Long Range Operator Certificate of Proficiency (LROCP) issued by the Office of Maritime Communications (OMC).

If you intend travelling on offshore coastal voyages, or are applying to AMSA for a Certificate of Competence as a Coxswain, Master < 24 or Master < 35, you should obtain an LROCP Certificate which incorporates knowledge of both Medium Frequency/High Frequency (MF/HF) Radios, designed for long range transmission, and VHF radios. Course details

LOCATION/S

Great Barrier Reef International Marine College, Cairns

Key dates and info

DURATION

Full time: 2 / 8 hours per day, 2 days / 8 hours per day

Course details

COST

  • Full Fee $290

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Key dates

LOCATION START DATE WORKLOAD DELIVERY
Great Barrier Reef International Marine College, Cairns 14 Sep 2017 Full time / 8 hours per day Classroom
12 Oct 2017 Full time / 8 hours per day Classroom
30 Nov 2017 Full time / 8 hours per day Classroom
Full time / 8 hours per day Classroom

Entry requirements

Students must be 16 years of age, have a minimum of year 10 with a sound achievement in English and Mathematics or the equivalent, or gain mature age entry.

Location/s

Great Barrier Reef International Marine College, Cairns
55-61 Tingira Street
Portsmith
Cairns QLD 4870

Resources required

Please be aware you will need to provide the following additional items at your cost:

  • An examination fee of $83.00 for the written test (cheques or money orders should be made payable to the University of Tasmania or credit card facility is available)
  • One current passport photo
  • A notebook and pen are required for theory components.

Attire is to be of current industry standard with enclosed footwear to be worn at all times.

Timetable

This course is delivered full time over 2 days, 8.30am - 4.30pm.

Important Information

One current passport size photo for the radio license application must be brought with you to class.

Units

UNIT CODE DESCRIPTION TYPE
MARC020 Transmit and receive information by marine radio Core

Disclaimer

Not all electives available at all campuses

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No matter what your circumstances, TAFE Queensland North has a payment option to suit you. If you are unsure of what's right for you, call us on 1300 656 959. We're here to help.

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Subsidised

The Queensland Government will offset the cost of study for eligible students. You will still need to pay for a portion of your study costs. The amount above is what you will need to pay.

Concession

You are eligible for the concession price of a course if you are eligible for subsidised training, and are listed on an Australian Government Low Income Health Care Card or Pensioner Concession Card, if you are Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander, you hold a Department of Veterans' Affairs Pensioner Concession Card, or if you have a disability. Further information about concessions.

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Additional costs

An examination fee of $83.00 for the written test is required.  Cheques or money orders should be made payable to "University of Tasmania" or credit card facility is available.

Outcome

Issued by OMC Long Range Operator Certificate of Proficiency (LROCP)


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  • checked your important dates (under the course details tab)
  • checked you meet the entry requirements (under the course details tab)
  • checked your course costs and know which payment option is right for you
    (under the costs tab)
  • Read the student rules and refund policy
  • Created your Unique Student Identifier and can provide this code to TAFE Queensland
  • If you are applying for a subsidised cost, please ensure you have all the relevant documents at time of enrolment

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All done? Then head to the link below to complete your enrolment:
tafenorth.edu.au/study-with-us/enrolment-fees/enrol

Enrolment options

By telephone: 1300 656 959. In person: at any TAFE Queensland North location.

Last updated on 24 January 2017

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