Course Duration: 2 days (0900 - 1700)


Course dates: Every weekend (Fri Sat and Sunday) or on Demand


Course Fee: £ 775 /-


Entry Requirements - Tanker Fire Fighting Course or (FPFF or AFFF inclusive of Tanker firefighting component)


Course Description


To give seafarers the essential education and training in tanker cargo operations to meet the Knowledge, Understanding and Profi ciency (KUP) requirements set out in the specific part of the following:

Table A-V/1-2-1

Function: Liquefied gas tanker cargo operations

Competence: Contribute to the safe cargo operation of a liquefied gas tanker

Take precautions to prevent hazards

Apply occupational health and safety precautions and measures

Carry out firefighting operations

Respond to emergencies

Take precautions to prevent pollution of the environment from the release of liquefied gases



Course Contents:


Relevant symbols according to the types of Gas carried on board Liquified Gas tankers

Relationship between pressure and temperature, including vapour pressure/temperature

How an electrostatic charge may be generated

Hazards associated with Liquified Gas cargoes

inerting, drying agents and monitoring techniques

hazard controls

gas-measuring instruments

safety equipment and protective devices

safe working practices and procedures

effects of liquefied gas pollution on human and marine life

Loading, unloading, care in transit, tank cleaning, purging, gas-freeing and inerting cargo operations

Different Liquified Gas tanker types, including their general arrangement and construction

Brittle Fracture





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Tel. 0044-1415542248




or Use the form on the left 

STCW 2010 BASIC Liquified Gas Tanker Cargo Operations MCA approved