Start your career in the marine industry
Are you looking for a hands-on career in the marine industry, but not sure where to start? MEGT’s Marine Careers program is ideal for job seekers with a passion for all things marine and mechanical.
At MEGT, we are committed to providing the training, education and hands-on experience you need to get the best possible start to your career.
What is Marine Careers?
Funded by the Queensland Government’s Skilling Queenslanders for Work scheme, this program is ideal for someone with a keen interest in the maritime and mechanical. In partnership with TAFE Queensland, you will complete a Certificate II in Automotive Vocational Preparation over 10-12 weeks with no out-of-pocket expenses. You’ll gain in-demand skills for a successful career in the maritime industry, including:
- Inspecting vehicles, equipment and marine craft
- Welding and repairs
- And marine retail and service skills
During your training, you’ll receive on-the-job training through a work experience placement — giving you the skills and confidence to enter the workforce!
Are you eligible?
If you’re ready to kickstart your career in the marine industry, Marine Careers could be for you! To be eligible you must:
- Have an interest in the marine industry on the Gold Coast
- Be 15 years old or over
- No longer attend school
- Be an Australian Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident, Temporary Resident (on a pathway to permanent residency), or from New Zealand