New Zealand Certificate in Marine Engineering Class 5

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the maritime industry with people who have the skills and knowledge required to operate and maintain engine room and auxiliary equipment with minimum supervision to the level of Marine Engineer Class 5 (MEC 5) certification under the Maritime NZ Seafarer Certification and Operational Limits Framework.    

Graduates will generally operate under limited supervision from the chief engineer and the vessel master.

NZQA qualification overview

Type

Certificate

Level

5

Credits

55