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Exemption 33—Marine Safety (Sailing vessels with motor propulsion)

You do not need to apply to us for this exemption.

If we request evidence of completion of a course or unit of study you must provide it to us within 14 days.  

What this exemption will allow you to do

Exemption 33 allows you to perform the duties of engineer on a sailing vessel with less than 75 kilowatts secondary motor propulsion power without an engineer certificate of competency. 

To use this exemption you have two options:

Option 1: Hold one of the following near coastal certificates of competency:

Option 2: Complete one of the following training courses:

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