AMC Search Ltd. is the training and consultancy division of the Australian Maritime College. We are a multi-disciplinary training, maritime simulations, engineering, science and technology business offering a broad range of services to the shipping, ports, defence, logistics, environment and energy sectors. Our training division delivers the most extensive range of maritime training courses in the Southern Hemisphere including Australia's premier STCW AMSA approved short courses. We develop short courses on demand, producing bespoke training solutions that meet specific client requirements.

We produce digital content including online training solutions using 3D technologies to make truly immersive and effective courses that produce powerful and lasting learning outcomes.

We are also a global leader in the delivery of Autonomous Maritime Systems training and deliver courses from basic all the way through to advanced mission controller levels. 

Our engineering and consultancy division offer a suite of maritime engineering services including Naval Architecture and Maritime Infrastructure Engineering. 

Our Maritime Simulations team is staffed by a team of Master Mariners, Human Factors specialists and hydrodynamicists offering Pilot and Port Team training courses and Port Development capabilities.

AMC Search also coordinates Australia's most extensive offerings in maritime Test and Evaluation services through the provision of access to the expertise and facilities housed at the Australian Maritime College. 

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Maritime Training

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Engineering & Consultancy Services

Naval Architecture

AMC Search Naval Architecture capabilities focus on small work packages and sub-contracting services to lead contractors, including providing project surge support. We also provide commercial access to Australia's only available towing tank and model test basin.

Naval Architecture

Maritime Engineering

AMC Search has extensive capabilities in marine engineering including in structural design and analysis, vessel outfitting, system integration and safety. All engineering design and analysis is conducted in accordance with appropriate Australian Standard and applicable classification society regulations.

Maritime Engineering Services

Maritime Infrastructure Engineering

AMC Search delivers an extensive suite of maritime infrastructure engineering services. Services include Port Planning, mooring analysis, navigation assessments, larger vessel studies, concept jetty/marina berth configurations and independent peer review of engineering reports/proposals for major maritime infrastructure developments.

Maritime Infrastructure Engineering

Drafting and 3D Modelling

AMC Search offers a range of drafting and 3D modelling services using industry standard software including Autodesk Inventor, AutoCAD and Rhino.

Drafting and 3D modelling

Autonomous Maritime Systems

AMC Search is at the forefront of Autonomous Maritime Systems engineering.

Autonomous Maritime Systems

Marine energy systems

Numerical and physical modelling for device validation and testing, in-situ field deployment and testing for both conventional and renewable energy systems.

Marine Energy Systems

Test & Evaluation

AMC Search Test & Evaluation services are helping industry to innovate and make objective, quality evidence based decisions to support ongoing investment objectives.


Simulation Services

AMC Search delivers Australia's premier Maritime Simulation services.

Delivered by Master Mariners and specialist hydrodynamicists, services include Pilot & Port Team Training, Port Development and Port Operations and Marine Transport Planning.