Submarine Maintenance

Defence submarine maintenance includes the maintenance and repair of electrical control systems and mechanical systems to ensure the efficient running of a submarine vessel. Specialisations include engineering, fitting, machining and fabrication in addition to the maintenance and repair of systems, navigation, communications, operating surveillance equipment and other electronic systems on board.


Career opportunities

  • Navy submariner maintenance
  • Instrument technician
  • Process Control technician
  • Marine technician
  • Boat builder
  • Marine fitter
  • Naval engineer
  • Fitter/machinist
  • Mechanical fitter
  • Mechanical engineer
  • Heavy plant mechanic
  • Diesel mechanic
  • Diesel fitter
  • Fabricator/welder
  • Boilermaker
  • Pipe fitter
  • Sheet metal worker
  • CAD designer/operator
  • Draftsperson
  • Ship marine engineer
  • Logistics officer
  • Hull welder
  • Pipe welder
  • Operator (General hand)
  • Electronics and communications engineer
  • Electrical engineer
  • Refrigeration and air conditioning technician

TAFE Institutes

Below is a list of all TAFE Institutes and campuses in WA offering courses in the "Submarine Maintenance" study area.

Carlisle, Thornlie, ACEPT (Munster), Fremantle (Beaconsfield), Henderson, Peel (Mandurah), Rockingham

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