Basic Tanker Training (Oil, Chemicals and Gas)

General information


The Basic Tanker Training (Oil, Chemicals and Gas) course has been designed to meet the requirements of the STCW Convention 1978, as amended, Table A-V/1-1-1 and A-V/1-2-1. Taking the IMO Model Course 1.01 and 1.04 as a guideline.

Course content:

  • Characteristics of cargoes, toxicity and other hazards;
  • Hazard control;
  • Safety equipment and protection of personnel;
  • Pollution prevention;
  • Emergency operations;
  • Cargo equipment and other operational procedures.

Course dates: on demand


Those who succesfully complete this course are able to serve on tankers to perform specific duties and responsibilities related to cargo and cargo equipment.

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)


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Academic level: Lifelong Learning
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