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STW Tanker Familiarization

(SCQF level 6)

Nautical Studies & Marine Engineering, Faculty of Nautical

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Mode of Study

Part-time

Start Date

23rd Apr 2018, 0 weeks

23rd Apr 2018,

Day(s):

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday

Time:

9:00 - 17:00

See alternative times and dates »

Location

Riverside Campus

Cost

£ 359

Overview

This course is mandatory if you want to gain employment on tanker vessels.  

Oil Tanker 

Means a ship constructed and used for the carriage of petroleum and petroleum products in bulk.

Oil 

Means petroleum in any form including crude oil and refined products.

Chemical Tanker 

Means a ship constructed or adapted and used for the carriage in bulk of any liquid product listed in chapter 17 of the International Bulk Chemical Code.

Chemical

Means any liquid product in bulk form listed in chapter 17 of the International Bulk Chemical Code (IBC Code) except for vegetable oils.

Vegetable oils

Mean ‘‘vegetable and fish oils and animal fats’’ – listed in chapter 17 the IBC Code.

Liquefied Gas Tanker 

Means a ship constructed or adapted and used for the carriage in bulk of any liquefied gas or other product listed in chapter 19 of the International Gas Carrier Code.

Liquefied Gas 

Means any liquefied gas or other product in form listed in chapter 19 of the International Gas Carrier Code.

There are additional requirements for successful issue of Endorsements form:-

  • MCA:STCW Training in Tanker Fire Fighting.
In order to comply with the STCW A-V requirements and to be able to apply for the Dangerous Cargo Endorsement without delay, you must be in possession of a Training in Tanker Fire Fighting certificate to attend basic and advanced tanker cargo operations courses.

 

What you study

Topics include:

  • Flammability.
  • Toxicity.
  • Hazards of Petroleum, Chemical and Liquefied Gas Cargoes.
  • Risk assessment.
  • Risk control strategies.
  • Safe entry into confined spaces.
  • Anti-pollution.

After the course

Careers

This course will enable you to seek employment on tanker vessels.

Alternative Dates and Times

Days(s) Time Dates Duration Duration Course
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 9:00 - 17:00 21st May 2018 - 23rd May 2018 0 weeks 3 days View »
  • Mode of Study:
    Part-time
  • Start Date:
    23rd Apr 2018 , 3 days
  • Day(s):
    Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday
    Time:
    9:00 - 17:00
  • Location:
    Riverside Campus
  • Cost:
    £ 359