LNG fuel basic (IGF I)

basic training for operation of gas fuelled ships






5 days




The Aim of this course is to meet the mandatory minimum standard of competence for seafarers responsible for designated safety duties associated with the care, use or inemergency response to the fuel on board ships subject to the International Code of Safety for Ships using Gases or other Low-flashpoint Fuels (IGF Code) specified in table A-V/3-1 of the STCW Code.


The trainees who successfully complete the course should be able to demonstrate their competence including:

  • 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
  • Carry out fire-fighting operations on a ship subject to the IGF Code
  • 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 open to seafarers holding an approved basic safety training certificate.


BSH approved MTC Certificate certifying that the holder has met the applicable standard of competence specified in table A-V/3-1 of the STCW Code.


Classroom, GTT LNG Bunker Simulator, Projector

Teaching methods

Lectures, Videos and Simulations


IMO IMO Model Course 7.13

BSH approved


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Special Offer

Combination price for both training courses LNG fuel Basic (N001) and Advanced (N002) of € 2.125,00 instead of € 2.450,00.

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