LNG Fuel Basic (IGF I)
Basic Training for operation of Gas fuelled ships
 
Code
N001
Language
English
Approval
BSH (Federal Maritime and Hydrographic Agency)
Description
The course intends to provide a basic training for seafarers responsible for designated safety duties associated with the care, use or in emergency response to the LNG and other low flashpoint fuels on board ships subject to the IGF Code.
Objectives
  • Contribute to the safe operation of a ship subject to the IGF code
  • Take precautions to prevent hazards on a ship subject to the IGF code
  • Apply occupational health and safety precautions and measures
  • Respond to emergencies
  • Take precautions to prevent pollution of the environment from the release of fuels found on ships subject to the IGF code
Entry Standards
The course is principally intended for candidates who require certification for basic training. Seafarers responsible for ships are obliged to untertake training designated safety duties associated with the care, use, or in emergency response to the fuel on board ships subject to the IGF Code. These seafarers have already completed an approved course covering occupational health and safety precautions and measures including carrying out firefighting operations on all types of tankers.
Certification
BSH approved MTC certificate
Facilities
Classroom
Teaching Method
Demonstration, lectures, assessment
Guidelines
MSC.285(86), STCW.7/Circ23, Circ. No. 3508, MSC.95/3/5
Course Duration
5 days (incl. 2 days practical gas fire fighting)
Price
EUR 1.800,00
(p. person, net excl. VAT 19%)
Schedule
Course Dates
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