This is a wide ranging course which looks at a variety of activities, issues technologies and environments associated with the oceans and other waterways.
All students must study areas including water safety and first aid, as well as maintenance of equipment used in water and the marine environment itself.
Optional work includes looking at shipwrecks & salvage, basic navigation, sailing, fish harvesting, open water snorkelling, managing fish production, dangerous marine creatures, mangroves, maritime employment, tides and currents, rock platforms and others.
This is a very hands on course with many opportunities for excursions and expansions into out of school learning activities. This course will incur costs.
Subject cost: $30
CONTACT- Mrs Pratt or Mr McRobie