Advanced Training for Oil Tanker Operations

General information


The Advanced Training for Oil Tanker Operations course has been designed to meet the requirements of the STCW Convention 1978, as amended, Table A-V/1-1-2. Taking the IMO Model Course 1.02 as a guideline.

Course content:

  • Basic properties of petroleum and its hazards;
  • Safety and pollution preventions;
  • Oil tanker design and equipment;
  • Oil tanker operations and ballast operations;
  • Emergency procedures;
  • Inert Gas System (IGS);
  • Crude oil washing.

Those who succesfully complete this course will be able to undertake the tasks, duties and responsibilities regarding oil tanker operations and the prevention of potential hazards.

Contact Person: Bie Van Deun / Mathias Smidt (


The highlighted icons, represent the fields of education (in compliance with ISCED Classification) engaged during this course/programme.

0715 - Machinery and operators", "1022 - Safety


Venue: Antwerp Maritime Academia
Antwerp, Belgium



1580 EUR (including course material, certificate, lunch, coffee and water)


Basic Tanker Training (Oil and Chemicals) and STCW Advanced Fire Fighting certificate


Academic level: Lifelong Learning
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