Advanced Oil Tanker Operations - STCW V/1-1 st. 4


Course code: D14

Scope (Target audience) :  The course is conducted in accordance to the requirements of regulation V/1-1 paragraph 2 and section A-V/1-1, paragraph 2.2 of the STCW Code and is based on the guidelines of IMO Model Course 1.02.
This course provides training for Masters, chief engineer officers, chief mates, second engineer officers and any person with immediate responsibility for loading, unloading care in transit, handling of cargo, tank cleaning or other cargo related operations on oil tankers.

Objective : After successful completion of the course the trainees should have perform their duties for loading, unloading and care in transit or handling of cargo on oil tankers. They will make a safer and more effective contribution to the operation and control of the cargo on oil tanker, which will improve the ship safety and provide greater protection to the environment in particular.

Course content : 

  • Knowledge of oil tanker design, systems and equipment
  • Knowledge of pump theory and characteristics, including types of cargo pumps and their safe operations
  • Proficiency in tanker safety culture and implementation of safety-management system
  • Knowledge and understanding of monitoring and safety systems, including the emergency shutdown
  • Loading, unloading, care and handling of cargo
  • Knowledge of the effect of bulk liquid cargoes on trim, stability and structural integrity
  • Knowledge and understanding of oil cargo related operations
  • Development and application of cargo-related operation plans, procedures and checklists
  • Ability to calibrate and use monitoring and gas-detection system, instruments and equipment
  • Ability to manage and supervise personnel with cargo-related responsibilities
  • Knowledge and understanding of the physical and chemical properties of oil cargoes
  • Knowledge and understanding of the hazards and control measures associated with oil tanker cargo operations
  • Knowledge and understanding of safe working practices, including risk assessment and personal shipboard safety relevant to oil tankers
  • Knowledge and understanding of oil tanker emergency procedures
  • Actions to be taken following collision, grounding, or spillage
  • Knowledge of medical first aid procedures on board oil tankers
  • Understanding of procedures to prevent pollution of the atmosphere and the environment
  • Knowledge and understanding of relevant provisions of the International Convention for the Prevention of pollution from ships (MARPOL), as amended, and other relevant IMO instruments, industry guidelines and port regulations as commonly applied
  • Case studies
  • Test and discussion

Duration: 60 hours

Prerequisite : 

  • Identification card or passport
  • 2 passport size colored photographs
  • 3 months certified sea service on oil tanker

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Note to client : After successful completion of the course and examination candidates will receive a Advanced Training for Oil tanker cargo Operations certificate.



Location: Course start: Course end:
Adria Libar - Zadar 25.09.2017 30.09.2017 Book this termin  
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