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ECS-Ballast Water Treatment System

OEM Approved, Techcross Course

Entry Criteria:     Ship's Officers, Superintendents, Auditors, Service engineers and Repair technicians.

Course Duration:     2 Days



Course Description

Ballast Water Convention requires ballast water to be treated prior discharging it into the sea. Numerous Ballast Water Treatment Systems (BWTS) have been granted IMO Type Approved Certificate. Anglo Eastern Maritime Training Centre (AEMTC), as a first in the world, has installed two fully operational  Ballast Water treatment plants, to enable impart training on operation and troubleshooting of BWTS to ships officers, superintendents, service engineers and repair technicians.

AEMTC has installed two fully operational and IMO/TYPE approved and USCG/AMS certified BWT Systems.

Techcross is a leading Ballast Water Treatment System manufacturer based in Korea. AEMTC has installed a 150 m3/hr Techcross "Electro-Cleen system, fully operational with all the functionalities as found onboard the ship.  The candidates undergoing the 2 day course will  attain hands on experience of setting up the system, understanding the components, maintenance procedures and trouble shooting  at the actual plant site.

AEMTC is an approved Training Centre for conducting Techcross courses with expert faculty who have undergone extensive training at Techcross, Korea.


Course Contents:
  • Silent Invasion  Harmful organisms transported by ships ballast water
  • Regulations for Water ballast treatment system (IMO and USCG)
  • Introduction to various types of ballast water treatment systems for ships
  • Introduction to Electrolysis method of Water ballast treatment system, their advantages and limitation
  • Techcross System - Components and Line up Process
  • Demonstration of the plant operation and checking of parameters
  • Operational issues and trouble shooting
  • Maintenance Procedure











Please find below the list of documents required to get on the first day of the course.
  1. 2 passport size photographs,
  2. Copies of Passport, CDC, COC & INDOS No.