STCW 2010 BASIC Oil, Chemical and Liquified Gas Tanker Cargo Operations (TBOC)



STCW 2010 Basic Oil, Chemical and Liquified Gas Tanker Cargo Operations – MCA approved

Course Duration: 3 days

Course Fee: £850 excluding VAT

Entry Requirements:

Tanker Fire Fighting Course or (FPFF or AFF inclusive of Tanker firefighting component)

Course Description:

To give seafarers the essential education and training in tanker cargo operations to meet the Knowledge, Understanding and Proficiency (KUP) requirements set out in the specific part of the following:

Table A-V/1-1-1 Table A-V/1-2-1

  • Function: Oil, chemical tanker and Liquefied gas tanker cargo operations
  • Competence: Contribute to the safe cargo operation of chemical Liquefied gas tankers
  • Take precautions to prevent hazards
  • Apply occupational health and safety precautions and measures
  • Carry out firefighting operations
  • Respond to emergencies
  • Take precautions to prevent pollution of the environment from the release of oil or chemicals and Liquefied gas tankers

Training Outcome:

There are three outcomes to the training:

  • Outcome 1: The learner knows the properties of oil, chemicals and liquified gas and the hazards associated with them
  • Outcome 2: The learner is able to apply health, safety and environmental precautions and measures in
  • working on oil and chemical tankers
  • Outcome 3: The learner is able to carry out safe oil, chemical tanker and Liquefied gas tanker cargo operations

Course Contents:

  • Relevant symbols according to the types of chemicals and liquified gas carried on board chemical and liquified gas tankers
  • Relationship between pressure and temperature, including vapour pressure/temperature
  • How an electrostatic charge may be generated
  • Hazards associated with oil chemical and liquefied gas cargoes
  • Inerting, drying agents and monitoring techniques
  • Hazard controls
  • Gas-measuring instruments
  • Safety equipment and protective devices
  • Safe working practices and procedures
  • Effects of oil chemical and liquefied gas pollution on human and marine life
  • Loading, unloading, care in transit, tank cleaning, purging, gas-freeing and inerting cargo
  • Operations
  • Different oil chemical and liquefied gas tanker types, including their general arrangement and construction


Head Office
Stream House,
Campsie Drive,

East Campus,
Glasgow International Airport,

PA3 2SG.

Award:  MCA approved certificate

Revalidation: Not required

For group bookings call Stream Marine Training on 44 (0) 141 212 8777 for rates.

Course Date

25 June 2019, 09 July 2019, 27 August 2019, 10 September 2019, 8 October 2019, 5 November 2019, 4 December 2019