Advanced Liquid Cargo Handling (LCHS)

Course Code: MX1EC244

Next available course:

Start DateLocationDuration / Fee
01/08/2021Fleetwood Nautical Campus1 Week / £4,900Enquire
01/08/2022Fleetwood Nautical Campus1 Week / £5,145Enquire
13/09/2022Fleetwood Nautical Campus1 Week / £5,145Enquire

Course Overview

This course will equip anyone with cargo handling duties on board oil, chemical or liquefied gas tankers with the skills required to assist with the safe operation of the vessel. Full and comprehensive training in all aspects of tanker operations at the basic level will be provided.

Completion of this mandatory course will enable you to correctly use all forms of on board cargo handling equipment and effectively access sources of essential safety information.

The course is approved by the Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) against the standards set by the Merchant Navy Training Board (MNTB) and the International Maritime Organisation (IMO).

Entry Requirements

There are no pre-requisites for entry.

Career Options and Progression

Modules and Assessment

Teaching and Learning Methods

The course is delivered as a series of related theory lectures, video presentations and student exercises. A comprehensive set of course notes and handouts is provided, as is access to a range of mandatory publications.

Industry Placement and Field Trips

Other Costs and Equipment Needed

Expert Tutors

All staff involved in the delivery of maritime and nautical courses within the College are approved to teach the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering a given programme are appropriately qualified and, where appropriate, possess relevant vocational and industrial experience and professional practice. .

Tuition Fees

Fees, Cancellation & Transfer Policy

Private delegate - tuition fees are to be paid in full at the time of booking.

All fees are strictly non-refundable except when the College cancels the course.

Company sponsored delegate

  • Companies who hold credit accounts with the College will be invoiced following delivery of the Course
  • New companies are required to pay at the time of booking for their first course; credit facilities may be available on request, following successful credit checks.

Off-Premises and Distance Contracts Only

Please refer to College Terms & Conditions.

Course Transfers

If you are unable to attend your course you may be able to transfer to another available date. All transfer requests must be received in writing by FOSC no later than 5 working days prior to the commencement date of the course. Email cancellations during the weekend period are strictly not acceptable for courses that commence on a Monday or Tuesday. Company delegates that fail to attend on the commencement date of the course and have not provided 5 working days written notice will be invoiced the full course fee. Private delegates that fail to attend and have not provided 5 working days written notice will be charged the full course fee, no course transfer date will be processed and their payment will be lost. All second transfer requests incur a £55.00 administration fee. Delegates who have made multiple transfers (3+) and fail to attend without the required prior notice in writing will be charged a relevant fee at the discretion of FOSC.

Regulation and Accreditation

Accrediting Institution: N/A

Awarding Body: NONE

Regulatory Body:

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