Firstly: requirements for the Tankers endorsement of watchkeeping engineer officer Every Candidate for the endorsement shall:
First stream/////Have completed at least three months of approved seagoing service on an oil, chemical or liquefied gas tankers according to the required endorsement and was assigned specific duties and responsibilities related to cargo operations and cargo equipment
Second stream/////Complete an approved basic training in oil, chemical or liquefied gas tankers, according to the required endorsement, which shall meet the standard of competence specified in STCW Code and IMO model course.
Secondly: requirements for the Tankers endorsement of chief and 2nd engineer officersEvery Candidate for the endorsement shall:
Have completed at least 6 months of approved seagoing service in the preceding 2 years, from the date of applying to issue the endorsement for the first time, on an oil, chemical or liquefied gas tankers according to the required endorsement and passing an approved oral examination of the required endorsement.
Thirdly: Endorsements required by this article shall be renewed at intervals not to exceed 5 years after fulfilling the following:
Every Candidate for the endorsement, in the capacity of chief or 2nd engineer officer shall have completed the training in accordance to the STCW code as follow:
Candidates applying for certain type of ships endorsements require to complete short mandatory training courses required for personnel serving on certain types of ships
The Candidate to certificate of proficiency as ship security officer shall:
Engineers officers working on board dynamic positioning vessels shall complete dynamic position system training course, which shall illustrate the basic concept and the operation of the system.