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Training in Basic Liquified Gas Tanker Cargo Operations

£335 GBP

Course Type:
Additional STCW courses
Training School:
LJMU Maritime Centre
Birkenhead, Wirral, United Kingdom
2 days

Training in Basic Liquefied Gas Tanker Cargo Operations (STCW V/1-1 Para 1)


  1. MCA-approved MNTB Tanker Fire Fighting training
  2. Current ENG1 medical certificate or MCA-accepted equivalent
  3. 3 months’ approved seagoing service on liquefied gas tankers; and be assessed as meeting the learning objectives of the MNTB basic training for liquefied gas tanker cargo operations by a training centre approved by the MCA to deliver that programme; or
  4. Hold the four Basic Safety Training certificates (PST, PSSR, FP&FF, EFA)


End of course written assessment combined with observation of participation in group discussions.


Theory lectures, videos combined with practical group discussions and demonstrations


MCA under STCW Code V/1-1 Para 1

Course Description  

This course is a pre-requisite for seafarers seeking employment on gas tankers. Development in alignment with the MNTB standard, the course covers knowledge for:

  • Safe cargo operation of a liquefied gas tanker.
  • Precautions to prevent hazards.
  • Occupational health and safety precautions and measures.
  • Responding to emergencies.
  • Pollution prevention of the environment from the release of liquefied gas.
  • Candidates wishing obtain Dangerous Cargo Endorsement must also have attended Tanker Fire Fighting course prior to attending this course.

School Website

LJMU Maritime Centre

3 Vanguard Way
Campbeltown Road
CH41 9HX
United Kingdom

Tel: (+44) 01512315090
Email: send message

School Website

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