AMSA’s Registered Training Organisation – courses and qualifications
Our Registered Training Organisation (RTO) offers public safety and marine environment training and assessment services to internal and external clients.
Our training organisation issues nationally recognised qualifications and statements of attainment under the Australian qualifications framework. This is part of our commitment to raising education and awareness of issues impacting the maritime industry,
We currently offer the following nationally recognised qualifications and accredited courses:
National Search and Rescue School
Training is delivered under arrangements for coordinating maritime and aviation search and rescue within Australia and is available to AMSA employees and search and rescue officers through their State or Territory coordinator or relevant police jurisdiction.
|PUA50912||Diploma of Public Safety (Search and Rescue – Coordination)|
|PUA60612||Advanced Diploma of Public Safety (Search and Rescue – Management)|
Air Search Observer Course
|PUAAMS001B||Work in an aviation environment|
|PUAAMS002B||Search as a member of an air search team|
National Plan Training School / Marine Environment
Training is delivered under the National Plan and intergovernmental arrangements and is available to AMSA employees and marine pollution responders through their State or Territory coordinator.
Further information is available at: National Plan Training.
Basic Equipment Operator Course*
|PUAOIL201||Use basic equipment operations for oil spill response|
Advanced Equipment Operator Course
|PUAOIL302||Use advanced equipment operations for oil spill response|
Incident Management Team (IMT) Course*
|PUAOIL401||Apply decision making strategies in an oil spill response|
|PUASES012A||Work as a team member in an Emergency Operations Centre|
Incident Controller Course (Level 2)
|PUAOPE018A||Control a Level 2 incident|
Incident Controller Course (Level 3)
|PUAOPE019A||Control a Level 3 incident|
|PMAOMIR650B||Manage a crisis|
Planning Officer Course
|PUAOPE025A||Manage planning for a Level 2 incident|
Operations Officer Course
|PUAOPE023A||Manage operations for a Level 2 incident|
|PUAOPE024A||Manage operations for a Level 3 incident|
Logistics Officer Course
|PUAOPE022A||Manage logistics for a Level 2 incident|
|PSPPROC303A||Carry out basic procurement|
Oiled Shoreline Response Course*
|PUAOIL301||Apply health, safety and risk controls when working on oiled shorelines|
|PUAOIL402||Apply oiled shoreline assessment strategies in an oil spill response|
|PUAOIL403||Lead a team in oiled shoreline clean up|
* Training and assessment is also delivered on behalf of our RTO under third party agreement with the Department of Transport, Western Australia.
Business and Government
Training is available to employees through Human Resources, Corporate Services.
Diploma of Quality Auditing
RTO Key Contacts
Our RTO Head Office is located at:
82 Northbourne Avenue, Braddon ACT 2612
Phone (02) 6279 5000
|RTO Chief Executive Officer||
Mr Mick Kinley
|Manager, Human Resources||Ms Sarah Queenan|
|National Plan Training School||
Mr Mick Fleming, Head of School
|National Search and Rescue School||Mr Murray Brissett, Head of School
Mr David Ingram
Our RTO values your feedback as it provides us with the opportunity to address any concerns and improve the quality of our training and assessment services, including those delivered on our behalf by any third party.
Email your feedback to: email@example.com.
Complaints and appeals
The RTO manages complaints and appeals in a transparent manner which enables our learners to be informed of, and to understand their rights and obligations.
Our mission and objectives
Our mission is to support our broader organisational vision of ‘safe and clean seas, saving lives’. In supporting this vision, we will aim to deliver high quality training and assessment that meets the needs of our learners and the maritime industry, and is consistent with the Australian Qualifications Framework and complies with the Standards for Registered Training Organisations (RTOs) 2015.
Nationally recognised training
|RTO Code: 88033||
ABN: 65 377 938 320
|RTO Type: Enterprise – Government|