Oil Tanker Ships; Hazards and Safety Precautions

Reza Kapo 34 minutes

This course, with relevant checklists and work instructions, applies to Tankers carrying
MARPOL Annex I cargo and Combination Carriers when carrying oil.

It provides tanker crew familiarisation with hazards and precautions for the safe handling and carriage of MARPOL Annex 1 oil cargoes, including tank preparations. The course contents are in line with statutory regulations and best industry practices.

The course covers the following Hazards and Precautions: Health and Safety; Fire Hazards and Precautions; & Pump Room Entry Procedures.



Course author

Reza Kapo

A marine chief engineer officer with long-standing sea-going experience, with a Master's Degree and a PhD Doctorate in Maritime Affairs.  I worked as an engineer at sea for almost eleven years when I was in charge of training several cadets.  In the last five years, I have been engaged as a research consultant in European maritime projects, where I have been in charge of desktop analyses, conducting surveys, and providing policy/technical recommendations. I have also been regularly involved in teaching activities for a wide range of STCW and IMO courses to marine officers since 2017.

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  3. Language: English
  4. Length: 34 minutes
  5. Intended for: This course is intended for all seafarers (officers, cadets, and crew) on oil tanker ships, particularly for the ones who are involved in ship operations.
  6. Reference: Based on parts of SOLAS Convention, IMO Regulations and recommendations Publications, ISGOTT, Shipping Companies SMS.