Australian Maritime Safety Authority - STCW Short Course - 100% Attendance is mandatory.
STCW Short Course certificate issued on successful completion.
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).
|Unit name||Advanced Liquefied Gas Tanker Cargo Operations|
|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|
|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|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|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|
* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (refer to How do I withdraw from a unit? for more information).
Unit census dates currently displaying for 2023 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2023 will be available from the 1st October 2022. Note census date cutoff is 11.59pm AEST (AEDT during October to March).
- 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|
1 Please refer to more information on student contribution amounts.
2 Please refer to more information on eligibility and Approved Pathway courses.
3 Please refer to more information on eligibility for HECS-HELP.
4 Please refer to more information on eligibility for FEE-HELP.
Please note: international students should refer to What is an indicative Fee? to get an indicative course cost.
PrerequisitesJVD210 - Advanced Fire Fighting AND JVD186 - Tanker Familiarisation (Liquefied Gas) AND JVD226 - Medical First Aid at Sea
Face to face contact classes
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.
|Links||Booktopia textbook finder|
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