Required on board gas tankers

STCW requires all seafaring staff on board gas tankers who are involved with cargo operations, to be certified for advanced gas skills.

This course is a training programme for safety and operations on liquefied gas tankers, including the properties of gases and types of gas carriers, operational practices and obligations under applicable laws and regulations, fire safety measures and systems and pollution prevention and control. The mandatory minimum training requirements are indicated by regulation A-V/1-2 of STCW 2010.

Gas knowledge from industry pioneers

This programme has been developed in compliance with STCW requirements and is provided by experienced and highly-skilled staff officers who can link the theory to daily practice at sea and in port. Our trainers are or have been working at the forefront of the gas trade. They can teach you the basics as well as the latest developments.



This course complies with the IMO Model Course 1.06 and the STCW code as amended in 2010 as a part of the requirements for the issue and revalidation of Gas Dangerous Cargo Endorsements.


Entry Standards: all officers and engineers with immediate responsibility to cargo operations and other gas matters who have successfully completed a Tanker Familiarisation Course

Duration: 5 days

Language: English

Minimum 8, maximum 12 participants

Price: on demand