Helpful Fact Sheets, ROPES Book Information and Marine Text Books
Australian Boating Manual, 3rd edition, Capt Dick Gandy, Ocean Publications, 2003
Knots, Oceana Books, 2006
Small Ships Training and Operational Manual, Fifth Edition, Marine Safety Queensland, 2000.
The national Record of Practical Experience and Sea-Service (ROPES) book has been designed to allow you to gain relevant workplace experience and to record the details of your sea service in a format that can then be submitted to any marine authority for assessment.
Available ROPES books are:
Master Class 5
Marine Engine Driver Grade 3
Marine Engine Driver Grade 2
ROPES books can be purchased for a fee from the Commercial Marine Qualifications office.