Tanker Familiarisation

Scheduled Dates

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2 days

Course Fee

AUD $1,690 (GST not applicable)

Course Fee Include

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

Course Aim

Tanker Familiarisation course is designed to provide training for officers and ratings assigned specific duties and responsibilities relating to tankers.

Certificate Issue Prerequisites

To be eligible for the issue of an AMSA approved certificate, candidates must possess either a:

  • AMSA approved Basic Fire Fighting certificate; or
  • Overseas STCW Advanced Fire Fighting


The following certificate will be issued by AMC to participants who successfully complete the course and provide documentary evidence to satisfy the course prerequisite:

  • Tanker Familiarisation (Oil & Chemical) AMSA approved, meeting the requirements of STCW Reg V/1-1 and Code Section A-V/1-1, paragraph 1, Table A-V/1-1-1


  • Tanker Familiarisation (Liquefied Gas Tanker) AMSA approved, meeting the requirements of STCW Reg V/1-2 and Code Section A-V/1-2 paragraph 1, Table A-V/1-2-1

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

Candidates that do not hold the required prerequisites, will be issued with an AMC Statement of Results.