Courses & Units

Advanced Liquefied Gas Tanker Cargo Operations JVD215

Note:

Australian Maritime Safety Authority - STCW Short Course - 100% Attendance is mandatory.

STCW Short Course certificate issued on successful completion.

Introduction

This unit provides training at an advanced level to ships officers on board Liquefied Gas tankers who have immediate responsibility for the loading, discharging and care in transit or handling of cargo.

This unit meets the learning outcomes of A-V/1-1 paragraph 2 and table A-V/1-1-2, of the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers, STCW 2010 (Manila Amendments).

Summary

Unit name Advanced Liquefied Gas Tanker Cargo Operations
Unit code JVD215
Credit points 6.25
College/School College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
Discipline Seafaring and Maritime Operations
Coordinator Mr Neil Pereira
Available as an elective? No
Delivered By University of Tasmania
Level Intermediate

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Launceston AMC MT Main Block 1 On-Campus International Domestic
Launceston AMC MT Main Block 3 On-Campus International Domestic
Launceston AMC MT Post Block 4 On-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
AMC MT Main Block 1 30/1/2023 8/6/2023 9/6/2023 11/6/2023
AMC MT Main Block 3 12/6/2023 9/11/2023 10/11/2023 12/11/2023
AMC MT Post Block 4 13/11/2023 20/12/2023 23/12/2023 24/12/2023

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Learning Outcomes

  • Advance understanding of the equipment, instrumentation and controls used for cargo handling on a liquefied gas Tanker.
  • Achieve an enhanced awareness of potential hazards, control measures and apply safe operational procedures when carrying out various cargo operations on board a liquefied gas Tanker.
  • An improvement in the ability to respond to various emergencies including fire and protect the marine environment.
  • Evaluate safe working practices in accordance with the legislative requirements, codes of practice, permits to work and environmental concerns (including LSA, FFE and machinery).
Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
$518.00 $518.00 not applicable $1,483.50

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Requisites

Prerequisites

JVD210 - Advanced Fire Fighting AND JVD186 - Tanker Familiarisation (Liquefied Gas) AND JVD226 - Medical First Aid at Sea

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Face to face contact classes

AssessmentFinal exam
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Textbooks

Required

Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.

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