Environmental Awareness

Scheduled Dates

Courses can be arranged to meet demand, please contact: searchinfo@amc.edu.au

Location Start Date End Date Status Register
Launceston, TAS Jun 26 2017 Jun 27 2017 Places Available Register Now
Launceston, TAS Jun 29 2017 Jun 30 2017 Places Available Register Now
Launceston, TAS Nov 13 2017 Nov 14 2017 Places Available Register Now
Launceston, TAS Nov 20 2017 Nov 21 2017 Places Available Register Now
Launceston, TAS Nov 28 2017 Nov 29 2017 Places Available Register Now
Launceston, TAS Dec 04 2017 Dec 05 2017 Places Available Register Now

* As this course is run as part of a full time AMC course, positions are limited and course dates may be subject to change.


2 days

Course Fee

AUD $1000 (GST not applicable)

Course Fee Includes

  • Course notes and writing materials
  • Morning and afternoon tea
  • Complimentary WIFI access

AMCS Registration Terms

To secure your enrolment, payment of 50% of the course fee is required.  Cancellations up to 15 working days prior to the scheduled date will be accepted without penalty.  Cancellations less than 15 working days will be subject to 100% cancellation fee.

AMCS reserves the right to cancel the course if insufficient registrations have been received by seven days from commencement of course.  Any fees paid for cancelled courses will be refunded in full.

When making flight bookings please ensure you book on a fully refundable basis.

Course Aim

This course introduces participants to the concept of environmentally sound shipping.  Participants are provided with information on the diversity and significance of the marine environment and how this environment can be adversely impacted by shipping industry activities.  Through this knowledge participants are encouraged to appreciate the role people can play in protecting the environment from pollution and how individuals can proactively contribute to environmentally sound shipping practices.

Location Information

The course is conducted at the Australian Maritime College, Newnham Campus in Launceston Tasmania

Participants arriving at Launceston Airport should make their way to the Australian Maritime College, Newnham Drive, Newnham.  Taxi fare from the airport is approximately $55.00.

Parking:  Complimentary car parking is provided on campus in areas designated to AMCS participants and clients.

Accommodation Options

On-campus accommodation can be reserved via the online enrolment form. Further information is provided here, together with off-campus options.

Payment Options

To secure a course registration, payment of the course fee are required (or at minimum of 50% deposit).  Payment methods accepted:

  • Credit Card (online or via (03) 6324-9850)
  • Bank Deposit
  • Cheque/Money Order
  • Company Invoice (approved companies only)

Detailed payment options will be made available after registration is submitted.