Advanced Oil Tanker Cargo Operations

Course Code: MX1EC74

Next available course:

Start DateLocationDuration / Fee
01/08/2021Fleetwood Nautical Campus1 Week / £810Enquire
10/04/2022Fleetwood Nautical Campus1 Week / £810Enquire
01/08/2022Fleetwood Nautical Campus1 Week / £855Enquire
08/08/2022Fleetwood Nautical Campus1 Week / £855Enquire

Course Overview

This course is mandatory for:

  • those wishing to serve on petroleum tankers in the capacity of Master, Chief Engineer, Chief Officer, or Second Engineer, or
  • any person with immediate responsibility for loading, discharging or care in transit of petroleum cargoes.

You will gain comprehensive training in all aspects of petroleum tanker operations at the advanced level.

Completion of this 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

Delegates must:

  • Be at least 18 years of age.
  • Have UK basic oil tanker training and Tanker fire training and 3 month sea time on oil tankers.

Career Options and Progression

Modules and Assessment

Teaching and Learning Methods

Lectures, videos, group discussions and simulator exercises are used in the delivery of the course.

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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