The Mediterranean Maritime Research & Training Centre (MMRTC), in collaboration with the City of Glasgow College is organising a Specialised Tanker Training Programme (Liquified Gas) during March and April 2013. The first course will be starting on the 26th March 2013 and will have a duration of five days. The certificate will be issued by the City of Glasgow College and is approved by the UK Maritime & Coastguard Agency.
All four courses are aimed at persons intending to serve on gas tankers as ship’s crew, terminal operators and marine surveyors. It gives a holistic insight into the safety of handling liquefied gas cargoes, as well as other aspects that render such operations safe for the terminal, the ship, and pollution prevention during cargo operations.
Objectives of the Specialised Tanker Training Programme
- Creating a safe environment for personnel working in gas facilities;
- Understanding of how to take precautions to prevent potential hazards during carriage, discharging and loading operations;
- Make gas tankers & gas terminal safer to work in;
- Course 1: 26 March 2013 – 01 April 2013
- Course 2: 02 April 2013 – 06 April 2013
- Course 3: 08 April 2013 – 12 April 2013
- Course 4: 13 April 2013 – 18 April 2013
For more information contact us on [email protected]