STCW 2010 BASIC Training in Liquified Gas Tanker Cargo Operations (TBLG)


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STCW 2010 BASIC Training in Liquified Gas Tanker Cargo Operations – MCA Approved

Course Duration: 2 days

Course Fee: £450.00 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/1-2-1.

  • Function: Liquefied gas tanker cargo operations.
  • Competence: Contribute to the safe cargo operation of a liquefied gas tanker.
  • 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 liquefied gases.

Training Outcomes:

There are three outcomes to the training

  • Outcome 1: The learner knows the properties of liquefied gas and the hazards associated with them.
  • Outcome 2: The learner can apply health, safety and environmental precautions and measures in working on liquefied gas tankers.
  • Outcome 3: The learner can carry out safe liquefied gas tanker cargo operations.

Course Contents:

  • Relevant symbols according to the types of Gas carried on board Liquified Gas tankers.
  • Relationship between pressure and temperature, including vapour pressure/temperature.
  • How an electrostatic charge may be generated.
  • Hazards associated with Liquified 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 liquefied gas pollution on human and marine life.
  • Loading, unloading, care in transit, tank cleaning, purging, gas-freeing and inerting cargo.
  • Operations
  • Different Liquified Gas tanker types, including their general arrangement and construction.
  • Brittle Fracture.


Head Office
Stream House,
Campsie Drive,East Campus,
Glasgow International Airport,
PA3 2SG.

Award: MCA approved certificate

Revalidation: Not required

Prerequisites: If you are unsure of which prerequisites you may need for a course, please go to to check.

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Course Dates:

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