Advanced Training for LNG TankeThe Advanced Training for Liquefied Gas Tanker Cargo Operations course complies with chapter V Regulation V/1-2, chapter V Section A-V/1-2.2 and table A-V/1-2-2 of the 2010 STCW Code as well as IMO Model Course 1.06 and is developed to provide advanced training for the Senior Management and operational personnel of LNG tankers.


Provide comprehensive knowledge of cargo operations on board LNG tankers in order to raise efficiency of cargo handling operations and minimize the risk of spillage accidents.

Course Content:

• Introduction to liquefied gases;
• Common gas cargoes and their physical properties;
• International rules, regulations and guidelines applicable to gas carriers;
• Hazards of gas cargoes and sources of ignition;
• Gas tanker design features;
• Inert gas systems;
• Behaviour of liquids and gasses;
• Reliquefaction cycles and machinery;
• LNG cargo conditioning;
• Ship and tank types;
• Damage assumptions;
• Cargo pumps;
• Level measuring systems;
• Pressure and temperature gauges, requirements and precautions;
• Enclosed spaces entry;
• Gas detection devices and systems;
• Cargo operations on LNG tankers;
• Personal protective equipment;
• Emergency shut down and fire fighting procedures.

Target Audience: Masters, Chief Officers, Chief Engineers and Second Engineers and other personnel responsible for cargo handling on board of liquefied gas tankers.

Pre-requisites: Valid Basic Training for Liquefied Gas Tanker Cargo Operations certificate.

Training Centers Offering This Course

Australia (1)

Launceston Tasmania, au

Bulgaria (1)
Romania (1)
France (1)
Portugal (1)
Mexico (1)

Ciudad de México, mx

Sultanate of Oman (1)
Finland (1)
Lithuania (1)
Denmark (1)
Germany (1)

Hamburg, de

Norway (1)
Singapore (1)
The Netherlands (1)

Rotterdam, nl