"Tankerman", Basic Training for Oil and chemical tanker cargo operations

Sjösportskolan 2 hours and 36 minutes

Welcome to Sjösportskolans Basic Training For Oil and Chemical Tanker! This course is brought to you by Sjösportskolan Swedish Maritime Academy and is funded by the foundation Sveriges Sjömanshus. The course consists of text, pictures, videos and multiple quizzes so you can review that you have understood all the material and acquired all the necessary skills.

This course provides training for those who are assigned basic duties and responsibilities related to cargo or cargo equipment onboard oil and chemical tankers. It comprises a basic training programme appropriate to their duties, including oil and chemical tanker safety, fire safety measures and systems, pollution prevention, operational practice and obligations under applicable laws and regulations. The course takes full account of section A-V/1-1 of the STCW Code adopted by the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW) as amended, including the Manila amendments 2010. The course is following the Swedish TSFS 2013:47.

After you have completed course, you need to attend the final examination at Sjösportsskolan to get your certificate issued, more information about this can be found in the intro step.”

If you have problems or don't understand something in the course please contact info@sjosportskolan.se.

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Sjösportskolan, The Swedish Maritime Academy, offers courses for those who love the sea. We have all types of courses and training for you who want to be at sea, whether you learn more about sailing, navigate safer or earn your living on board. No matter if it is a small boat or a large merchant ship!

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  2. Price: Free
  3. Language: English
  4. Length: 2 hours and 36 minutes
  5. Intended for: All maritime professionals
  6. Reference: IMO model course 1.01, STCW code table A-V/1-2 and TSFS 2013:47 appendix 23d