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Basic Training for Asphalt/Bitumen Cargo Carrier Tankers


Successfully passing training program trainee should:

  • Be aware of Types and General Specification of Asphalt/Bitumen Cargo;
  • Know the Safety Precautions During Cargo Handling;
  • Knows and is able to use Cargo Heating System;
  • Knows the specifics of cargo pumps;
  • Have knowledge of Ballasting and Deballasting operations on a vessel;
  • Knows the aspects of the Dangerous of Water contact with hot cargos;
  • Be able to manage Inspection of Insulation space between COT and BWT;
  • Knows the aspects of Insulation Space Vent-heads;
  • Is able to handle the cases when steam or water outlet observed from Insulation Vent-heads;
  • Knows the basics of Tank Load Limits as per Cargo Weight;
  • Knows the specifics of Stability Control During Cargo Operations;
  • Knows how to control H2S Content;
  • Knows Temperature Expansion Factors during Cargo Calculation.





In order to enter into the presented training program, trainee must represent:

  • Certificate of Competency, Education Certificate or Certificate of Proficiency;
  • Seamen’s book or Civil passport or ID;
  • Medical Certificate or medical certificate form 100 (for coastal water area seafarers’).


Course Details

Duration 4.8 hours
language English
Students 1-12
Assessment 1

Course Features

  • Lectures 0
  • Quizzes 0
  • Duration 10 weeks
  • Skill level All levels
  • Language English
  • Students 0
  • Assessments Yes