Dry Cargo Handling & Stowage Operations

Course Info

Length: 1 Week

Type: Online

Available Dates

Fees

  • July-01-2024

    2,600

  • Aug-05-2024

    2,600

  • Sep-16-2024

    2,600

  • Oct-21-2024

    2,600

  • Nov-25-2024

    2,600

  • Dec-23-2024

    2,600

Course Details

Course Outline

5 days course

 SAFE CARRIAGE OF CARGO, PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICE

  • Ship responsibilities and obligations with regard to the carriage of cargo
  • Basic concepts of cargo carriage
  • Terms used to indicate cargo quantity
  • Methods of determining cargo quantity
  • Ballast management
  • Principles and practice of safe handling, stowage and carriage of cargo

REGULATIONS GOVERNING CARRIAGE OF CARGO AND CARGO GEAR

  • International regulations pertaining to the carriage of timber deck cargoes
  • National and international regulations pertaining to the carriage of grain cargoes
  • National regulations governing the carriage of livestock
  • Requirements as per Marine Orders Part 32 with regard to cargo handling

SAFE HANDLING, STOWAGE AND SECURING OF CARGO

 

  • Hold and tank preparation procedures for the reception of various cargoes
  • The methods of de-odorising and fumigating holds
  • Methods of handling and stowage of cargo using machinery
  • Importance of cargo securing
  • Dunnage - its types and functions

SAFE CARRIAGE OF IMO DANGEROUS CARGO

 

  • Safely handle, stow and carry dangerous goods
  • Terminology used in the carriage of dangerous goods 
  • Classification and marking of dangerous goods
  • Precautions that should be taken during the loading, carriage and discharge of dangerous goods.
  • The IMDG Code and its contents.
  • Safety precautions and procedures during cargo operations as per Marine Orders
  • Part 41

CARGO CARE

 

  • Importance of cargo care
  • Cargo damage: its causes, effects and prevention
  • Temperature control of reefer cargoes 
  •  Cargo contamination: its causes, effects and prevention
  • Cargo damage survey procedures

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