Duration: 5 days
This course provides training for officers and ratings. It comprises a basic training programme appropriate to their duties for liquefied gas tanker safety, fire safety measures and cargo systems, pollution prevention, safe operational practices and obligations under applicable laws and regulations. The course takes full account of Section A-V/1-2 of the STCW Code adopted by the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watch keeping for Seafarers 1978, as amended.
Provided they hold an appropriate certificate and are otherwise qualified in accordance with regulation V/1-1.2 of the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers 1978, as amended, those successfully completing the course should be able to assume the duties and responsibilities related to cargo and cargo equipment, as specifically assigned to them.
The course is approved by the Republic of Liberia Bureau of Maritime Affairs, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, the Panama Maritime Authority and the Republic of Cyprus.