Maritime Sustainability Management

Course Info

Length: 1 Week

Type: Online

Available Dates


  • July-29-2024


  • Aug-19-2024


  • Sep-16-2024


  • Oct-07-2024


  • Nov-11-2024


  • Dec-23-2024


Course Details

Course Outline

5 days course

Environmental Management Systems and ISO 14001:2004

  • Introduction to Objectives, Principles, and Components of Environmental Management Systems (EMS).
  • Overview of General Requirements of ISO 14001:2004.
  • Tools and Techniques for Planning, Operating, and Maintaining an EMS.
  • Strategies for Management Review and Continual Improvement.
  • Deep dive into understanding the environmental management system.
  • Comprehending ISO 14001 Requirements for Assessment/Audit Process.
  • Techniques for Effective Audit Planning and Auditing.
  • Hands-on Experience in Practical Auditing.
  • Processes of Audit Reporting and Corrective Action.
  • Fundamentals of Safety Program Administration, Records, and Statistics.
  • Key Legislation in Maritime Environmental Management.

Oil & Chemical Spills Management

  • Understanding Oil Spill Properties, Behavior, and Fate.
  • Demonstrations of Physical Properties of Oil Spills.
  • Health and Safety Considerations in Spill Management.
  • Assessing Environmental Sensitivity and Impacts of Spills.
  • Structuring Response Organization and Control Strategies.
  • Techniques in Auditing Preparedness for Oil and Chemical Spills.

Mechanical Combating in Ports

  • Comprehensive Overview of Oil Containment Booms.
  • Analysis of Failures of Containment Booms.
  • Selecting and Deploying the Right Boom.
  • Recovery and Configurations of Oil Containment Booms.
  • Introduction to Oil Skimmers and Their Operation.
  • Strategies for Storage and Transportation of Recovered Oil.
  • Equipment Storage and Maintenance Demonstrations.

Chemical Combating Strategies

  • Effective Use of Dispersants in Spill Response.
  • Implementation of Absorbing Materials in Spill Management.
  • Practical Exercise on Use of Absorbing Materials.
  • Essentials of Waste Management and Recycling in Ports.
  • Procedures for Port Storage and Disposal.

Coastal and Port Area Management

  • Techniques for Shoreline Clean-up.
  • Best Practices in Cleaning, Maintenance, and Storage of Equipment.
  • Oil Sampling, Cost Recovery, and Documentation.
  • Addressing Wildlife Casualties and Management of Biological Assets.
  • Case Study Analysis in Port (Anchorage and Terminal).