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Basic Training For Oil, Chemical And Liquefied Gas Tanker Cargo Operations [UK MCA]

Entry Criteria:     1. MCA approved MNTB Tanker Fire Fighting Training Course.
OR
2. MCA approved Advance Tanker Firefighting course.
OR
3. Fire Prevention and Fire-fighting approved by Indian DG / Sri Lanka DG or by an administration whose CoC the MCA accept towards the issue of a CEC.
OR
4. Advanced Fire-fighting course approved by Indian DG / Sri Lanka DG or by an administration whose CoC the MCA accept towards the issue of a CEC.


Webinar Duration (Theory Only) :     4 Days



Course Description

Seafarers wanting to sail on a tanker need to be duly qualified under Section A  Table V/1-1-1 & Table V/1-2-1 of the STCW code with specific duties for loading, unloading and care in transit for the handling of oil and chemical & liquefied gas cargoes. The coverage of the course is wide in scope and includes tanker safety, fire safety measures and systems, prevention and control of pollution, operational practice and obligations under applicable laws and regulations, thereby covering all training necessary to apply the provisions of Annex I / II of MARPOL 73/78 as amended. In addition, the course covers the aspects on board by including a section on safe working practices and procedures in accordance with legislation and industry guidelines and personal shipboard safety relevant to oil and chemical and liquefied gas tankers that are in line with the ISM Code and the SMS on board.

On successful completion of this course the seafarer is eligible to apply to UK- MCA for a certificate of Proficiency in "Basic Training for oil, Chemical and Liquefied Gas Tanker Cargo Operations, Level 1 DCE endorsement.






Please find below the list of documents required to get on the first day of the classroom course.

  1. 2 passport size photographs
  2. Copies of Passport, CDC, COC, PSSR, EFA, FPFF (any Administration Approved)
  3. 3 months company seatime letter of service on any tanker done prior to 09 June 2015 OR UK MCA Tanker Firefighting Course certificate


For webinar course
  • Softcopy of passport size photo and above documents