STCW Chemical Tanker Course (Multiple dates available, please call us for details)


Course Code: MX1EC39


Maritime and Nautical

Next course dates

Start DateLocationDuration / Fee
17/04/2023Fleetwood Nautical Campus5 Days/ £855Enquire  

Course Overview

This course provides Merchant Navy Officers in Chemical Tanker trades with an approved course covering the MNTB and STCW syllabus, providing an in-depth appreciation of the hazards of transporting chemical cargoes. Personal safety and the protection of the environment are essential elements of this course.

Course duration

5 Days - usually 09:00 – 17:00 Monday/Tuesday to Friday/Saturday. Homework and private study form part of the training.

    Entry Requirements

    Those undertaking this course must have completed their basic training for oil and chemical cargo, and must have also completed the Tanker Fire Fighting Certificate.

    You will be required to bring:

    • Your Discharge Book. For delegates who, by the nature of their employment, are not issued with a Discharge Book, your passport or driving license will be required
    • Your certificates for the prior training you have undertaken, as above.

    Your Certificate of Completion may be withheld until the evidence above has been seen.

    Career Options and Progression

    This course provides experienced seafarers with additional accreditation as part of their continuing professional development.

    Assessment Methods

    There are four outcomes to this training:

    Outcome 1: The learner understands the chemical and physical properties of cargoes and the hazards and control measures associated with carrying chemicals on board tankers.

    Outcome 2: The learner knows what is involved in the safe operation and monitoring of cargo on board a chemical tanker.

    Outcome 3: The learner is able to apply health, safety and environmental precautions in working on a chemical tanker.

    Outcome 4: The learner is able to perform and monitor safe chemical tanker cargo precautions in compliance with legislative requirements.

    Assessment Methods

    • End of Day Reviews
    • Homework Assignments
    • Written End Test

    Teaching and Learning Methods


      Industry Placement and Field Trips

      Other Costs and Equipment Needed

      No specific equipment required.

      Expert Tutors

      All staff involved in the delivery of any courses within the College are approved to teach and/or assess the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering and/or assessing a given programme are appropriately qualified, with relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.

      Tuition Fees

      Regulation and Accreditation

      Accrediting Institution: N/A

      Awarding Body: NONE

      Terms and Conditions

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