Basic Training on Vessels to which the IGF Code applies

The Basic course is designed for seafarers responsible for designated safety duties associated with the care, use, or in an emergency response to the fuel on board ships subject to the IGF Code shall hold a certificate in basic training for service on ships subject to the IGF Code.

The course is designed to cover requisite training embodied in STCW Regulation V/3, paragraph 5 in accordance with their capacity, duties and responsibilities as set out in table A-V/3-1.

 

Duration

2 days

Course Fee

Quotation Only

Course Fee Includes

  • Course notes and writing materials
  • Morning and afternoon tea
  • Complimentary WIFI access

AMCS Registration Terms

To secure your enrolment, payment of 50% of the course fee is required.  Cancellations up to 15 working days prior to the scheduled date will be accepted without penalty.  Cancellations less than 15 working days will be subject to 100% cancellation fee.

AMCS reserves the right to cancel the course if insufficient registrations have been received by seven days from commencement of course.  Any fees paid for cancelled courses will be refunded in full.

When making flight bookings please ensure you book on a fully refundable basis.

Course Aim

The Basic course is designed for seafarers responsible for designated safety duties associated with the care, use, or in an emergency response to the fuel on board ships subject to the IGF Code shall hold a certificate in basic training for service on ships subject to the IGF Code.

Certification

Certificate Pre-requisites

Please note the following pre-requisites are for the issue of an AMSA approved certificate. If participants do not hold the required certificate pre-requisites, they will be issued a Statement of Attendance.

  • Current Senior First Aid certificate or a;
  • Certificate of Safety Training

The following certificate will be issued by AMC to participants who successfully complete the course:

  • Basic Training on Vessels to which the IGF Code applies (AMSA approved) Certificate, meeting the requirements of STCW Reg l/8 and Sections A-I/8 and B-I/8.

Full attendance and participation in ALL activities during the course will satisfy the required performance criteria.

Location Information

The course is conducted at the Australian Maritime College, Newnham Campus in Launceston Tasmania

Participants arriving at Launceston Airport should make their way to the Australian Maritime College, Newnham Drive, Newnham.  Taxi fare from the airport is approximately $55.00.

Parking:  Complimentary car parking is provided on campus in areas designated to AMCS participants and clients.

Accommodation Options

On-campus accommodation can be reserved via the online enrolment form. Further information is provided here, together with off-campus options.

Payment Options

To secure a course registration, payment of the course fee are required (or at minimum of 50% deposit).  Payment methods accepted:

  • Credit Card (online or via (03) 6324-9850)
  • Bank Deposit
  • Cheque/Money Order
  • Company Invoice (approved companies only)

Detailed payment options will be made available after registration is submitted.