Advanced Maritime Pilot Training

Who should attend

Maritime pilots and trainee pilots. The course is also suitable for marine managers and harbour masters wishing to update on pilotage matters.

Course highlights

The Advanced Maritime Pilot course is designed for maritime pilots with the aim to update participants on a range of topics in the areas of navigation and port safety management. It will enable to participants to formulate opinions on professional matters and addresses issue of concern to maritime pilots. 

The course meets the requirements of Maritime Rule 90.115

Key facts

Start Date(s)

Enquire upon application for start dates

*A minimum of five students is required to run this course.

Duration 5 Days
Time 8.00am - 3.00pm
Study location(s) New Zealand Maritime School
Study method
Please contact us for more information
Domestic fees $3,643 (approx.)
International fees (NZD) NZD$3,643 (approx.)
Course code N/A
Offered by School of NZ Maritime

Entry requirements


  • Automatic Radar Plotting Aid operators certificate of proficiency.
  • The participant must hold a pilot's licence or must be enrolled in a pilot-training programme.

For more information email, phone 0800 62 62 52 or enquire below.

Information is correct as at October 2019. Programme fees are based on a full-time student and may vary depending on your final selection of courses that make up your programme. To provide you with an indication of costs, the approximate fees quoted in this publication are based on the indicative 2020 fee structure. The indicative programme fees for 2020 do not include the Compulsory Student Services Fee (CSSF). The CSSF is an additional levy to your 2020 programme or course fees. Further information about the CSSF can be found here Programmes stated as eligible for free study in 2020 are based on the 2019 fee structure and subject to funding confirmation for 2020. All fees are in New Zealand Dollars. You will be advised of the current fees at the time of enrolment. All courses and programmes will proceed subject to numbers and academic approval. Manukau Institute of Technology is accredited under the provisions of the Education Act 1989. International students must study in class and will not be able to enrol for online study options.