VLCC Operations Simulator Course

Course Objectives

  • To help trainees become familiar with VLCC cargo system.
  • To plan and execute an operational procedure include all safety and pollution prevention for VLCC cargo operations system.
  • To develop the student’s ability to identify and deal with malfunctions.
  • The course apply to STCW 95 requirement of reg. V/1 paragraph 2.2

Course Outline

  • Introduction.
  • Change tank atmosphere.
  • Cargo operation planning.
  • Cargo quantity calculation.
  • Cargo pumps operation – discussion.
  • Discharging plan and COW procedures.
  • Ballasting Plan.
  • Water rinsing.
  • Slop Tanks Regulations and Load on top.

The Simulator Exercises

  • Familiarization.
  • Inerting cargo tanks.
  • De-ballasting.
  • Loading operation.
  • Cargo pumps demonstration.
  • Discharge with and without cow.
  • Tank stripping.
  • Water rinsing.
  • Slop tank malfunction.

Duration : 5 Days/ 30 Hours (10 theoretical- 20 Practical.)

No. of Trainees  : 4 - 12 Trainees.        

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