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/1-1-1


Function: Oil & chemical tanker cargo operations

Competence: Contribute to the safe cargo operation of oil and chemical tankers

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 oil and chemicals tankers



Course Contents:


Relevant symbols according to the types of oil and chemicals carried on board oil and chemical tankers

Relationship between pressure and temperature, including vapour pressure/temperature

How an electrostatic charge may be generated

Hazards associated with oil and chemical cargoes

inerting, drying agents and monitoring techniques

hazard controls

gas-measuring instruments

safety equipment and protective devices

safe working practices and procedures

effects of oil chemical and liquefied gas pollution on human and marine life

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


Different oil and chemical tanker types, including their general arrangement and construction





To book contact Kyra on


Tel. 0044-1415542248




or Use the form on the left 

STCW 2010 BASIC Oil & Chemical Tanker Cargo Operations MCA approved