New Zealand Maritime School intakes and timetables

The dates below are provided as a guideline only and end dates may differ depending on your programme of study.

Please contact the Ask Me! Student Services City team for specific course dates.

Ask Me! City Contact Information
Phone: 0800 62 62 52
Email: enquiries@manukau.ac.nz


Timetables

If you have not used the timetabling tool before, we suggest looking at the how to guide first.


2023 intakes

Domestic maritime

New Zealand Certificate in Domestic Maritime Crewing (Level 3)

Also known as Qualified Deck Crew

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Intake 1

Tuesday 31 January – Friday 29 September

Intake 2

Monday 3 April – Friday 1 December

Intake 3

Monday 12 June 2023 – Friday 9 February 2024

Intake 4

Monday 7 August 2023 – Friday 5 April 2024

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New Zealand Certificate in Domestic Maritime Operations (Coastal and Offshore) (Level 4)

Also known as Skipper Coastal and Offshore

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Intake 1 Monday 6 March – Friday 1 September

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New Zealand Certificate in Domestic Maritime Operations (Skipper Restricted Limits) (Level 4)

Also known as Skipper Restricted Limits

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Intake 1

Monday 13 March – Friday 8 September

Intake 2

Monday 1 May – Friday 27 October

Intake 3

Monday 5 June – Friday 1 December

Intake 4

Monday 18 September 2023 - Friday 15 March 2024

Intake 5

Monday 4 December 2023 – Friday 31 May 2024

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New Zealand Certificate Maritime Operations with Strands in Fishing and Watchkeeping (Level 4)

Also known as Officer of the Watch <500GT Near Coastal/Mate Fishing Vessel – Limited

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Intake 1 Monday 6 March – Friday 24 November

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New Zealand Certificate in Maritime Operations (Level 5)

Also known as Master <500GT Near Coastal and Skipper Fishing Vessel – Limited

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Intake 1 Monday 1 May – Friday 8 September

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Nautical foreign-going

New Zealand Certificate in Maritime Crewing (Level 4) with a strand in Deck Crew

Also known as Deck Watch Rating

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Intake 1 Tuesday 31 January – Friday 9 June

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New Zealand Diploma in Nautical Science (Level 6)

Also known as Officer of the Watch

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Intake 1

Year 1^: Monday 29 May - Friday 1 September

Year 2: Tuesday 31 January – Friday 3 November

Year 3: Monday 6 November - Friday 15 December

^After successful completion of NZ2511 New Zealand Certificate in Maritime Crewing (Level 4) with a strand in Engineering or Deck Crew.

Monday 19 September - Friday 1 December^^

^^For RPL students with sea-going experience who need to complete mathematics and physics and before pathwaying into year 2.

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Diploma in Foreign-Going Master or Chief (Level 7) (Master Foreign-Going)

Also known as Chief Mate or Master

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Intake 1 Tuesday 31 January – Friday 10 November

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Marine engineering

New Zealand Certificate in Maritime Crewing (Level 4) with a strand in Engineering

Also known as Engine Watch Rating

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Intake 1 Tuesday 31 January – Friday 9 June

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New Zealand Diploma in Marine Engineering (Level 6)

Also known as Marine Engineer Class 4 (MEC 4) or Marine Engineer Class 3 (MEC 3)

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Intake 1

Year 1^: Monday 5 June – Friday 22 September OR Friday 17 November

Year 2:  Tuesday 31 January – Friday 30 June OR Friday 17 November

Year 3: Monday 24 July – Friday 17 November

^After successful completion of NZ2511 New Zealand Certificate in Maritime Crewing (Level 4) with a strand in Engineering or Deck Crew

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Diploma in Foreign-Going Master or Chief (Level 7)

Also known as Marine Engineer Class 2 (MEC 2)^ or Marine Engineer Class 1 (MEC 1)

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MEC 1 Monday 11 September – Friday 1 December
MEC2Monday 16 January – Friday 17 November

^MEC 2 is not being offered in 2022

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Electro-technology

New Zealand Certificate in Maritime Crewing (Level 4) with a strand in Electro-technology

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Intake 1 Enquire upon application

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Superyacht

New Zealand Certificate in Maritime Crewing (Level 3) Superyacht Crewing

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Intake 1

Monday 13 February – Friday 5 May

Intake 2

Monday 22 May – Friday 11 August

Intake 3

Monday 11 September – Friday 1 December

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New Zealand Diploma in Yacht Operations (Level 6) Chief Mate

Also known as Chief Mate Yacht

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Intake 1 Monday 6 March – Friday 27 October

For further information on the intakes for this programme please contact Louise Deehan-Owen at ldeehan@manukau.ac.nz.

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New Zealand Diploma in Yacht Operations (Level 6) Optional Strand in Master Yacht

Also known as Master Yacht

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Intake 1

Monday 6 March – Friday 8 September

Intake 2

Monday 31 July – Friday 1 December

For further information on the intakes for this programme please contact Louise Deehan-Owen at ldeehan@manukau.ac.nz.

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