Course Info

Length: 1 Week

City: Rotterdam

Type: In Classroom

Available Dates

  • July-15-2024

    Rotterdam

  • Sep-16-2024

    Rotterdam

  • Nov-18-2024

    Rotterdam

Dates in Other Venues

  • June-17-2024

    Athens

  • July-01-2024

    Dubai

  • July-08-2024

    Istanbul

  • Aug-05-2024

    London

  • Aug-12-2024

    Hamburg

  • Aug-19-2024

    Athens

  • Sep-02-2024

    Dubai

  • Sep-09-2024

    Istanbul

  • Oct-07-2024

    London

  • Oct-14-2024

    Hamburg

  • Oct-21-2024

    Athens

  • Nov-04-2024

    Dubai

  • Nov-11-2024

    Istanbul

  • Dec-02-2024

    London

  • Dec-09-2024

    Hamburg

  • Dec-16-2024

    Athens

Course Details

Course Outline

5 days course

ULLAGE SURVEYS & Vessel Experience Factor (VEF)

  • Tank Soundings
  • Sounding Devices 
  • Closed sounding cycles
  • Inerted Atmosphere surveys
  • Dry Dock Surveys
  • Multiple gauging points
  • Water Dips
  • Sediment Measurements
  • VEF calculation
  • Disputed figures
  • Re-calculation procedure

 Liquid Volume Calculations

  • Non- Liquid Volume
  • Standard Petroleum Tables
  • Sludge calculation
  • Tank Sediments  
  • Wedge Formula 
  • Free Flowing 
  • Correction Tables
  • Density & Specific Gravity
  • Temperature Corrections
  • Viscosity
  • Pour Point

On Board Quantity Calculations (OBQ)

  • Sounding/ Innage Calculations
  • Fixed and Portable Equipment  
  • Hazards associated with Static Electricity  
  • Charge generation 
  • Charge accumulation 
  • Electrostatic hazards during tank Gauging 
  • Ship Shore Bonding  
  • Synthetic clothing   
  • Hand tools 
  • Trim & List Calculations
  • Taking Sample

Piping & Pumping Arrangements   

  • The Direct Line System
  • The Ring Main System 
  • Centrifugal Pumps
  • Submerged Pumps
  • Cargo Stripping Systems
  • Inert Gas Systems
  • Crude Oil Wash System
  • Tanks Vent System Slop Tanks  
  • Oil Content Monitors  
  • The Oil Record Book  
  • International Oil Pollution Prevention Certificate (IOPPC)  
  • Dealing with Pollution Emergencies s

HAZARD CONTROL – OPERATIONAL HAZARD MANAGEMENT 

  • Hazard and Risk Control
  • Selection of control measures 
  • Safety equipment and protection of personnel  
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)  
  • The role of PPE (Personal Protective Equipment)  
  • Portable Gas Detectors and Oxygen Analyzers 
  • Hydrocarbon Gas Detectors.  
  • Testing for poisons and other specialised substances  
  • Oxygen detection 
  • Other hazards associated with confined spaces 
  • Testing atmospheres of enclosed spaces 
  • Long term sampling 
  • Breathing Apparatus, Respiratory Aids and Escape Sets  
  • Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus  
  • Air Line Breathing Apparatus 

Surveying the shore

  • Shore Tanks Inspection
  • Terminal Safety Survey 
  • Shore Line Pressure  
  • Loading arms/hoses inspection
  • Manifold Drain  
  • Shore Bonding procedure
  • Retention of Samples
  • Shore Tanks Water Dips
  • Final Figures Comparison
  • Ship/Shore Interface
  • Issuing Survey Reports