About IGF Code - Advanced Training
The International Code of Safety for Ships Using Gases or Other Low-Flashpoint Fuels (IGF Code) provides mandatory provisions for the arrangement, installation, control and monitoring of machinery, equipment and systems using low-flashpoint fuel to minimize the risk to the ship, its crew and the environment, having regard to the nature of the fuels involved.
Who should participate?
IGF Code - Advanced Training is for Masters, Deck, Engineer Officers and all personnel with immediate responsibility for the care and use of fuels and fuel systems on ships subject to the IGF Code. The IGF Code is the International Code of Safety for Ships using Gases or other Low-flashpoint Fuels, as defined in SOLAS regulation II-1/2.29.
Course Entry Prerequisites
Please note the prerequisite is for entry onto the course and evidence must be provided at enrolment point of the following:
- Candidates must hold a STCW Certificate of Competency for International Waters endorsed with Tanker Familiarisation; or
- Hold a certificate ‘Basic Training on Vessels to which the IGF Code applies’ in accordance with STCW Code section A-V/3-1.
|Location||Start Date||End Date||Status||Price||Register Now|
|Sydney, NSW||06 Jun 2018||09 Jun 2018||Places Available||$2,650.00||Apply|
|Launceston, TAS||08 Nov 2018||11 Nov 2018||Places Available||$2,650.00||Apply|
This course is available on demand. To express interest, please contact us.
Acknowledgement of registration will be provided by return email. Confirmation of registration is provided upon payment of the course fees, and subject to AMCS Registration Terms.
2018: AUD $2,650 (GST exempt)
The following certificate will be issued by AMC to participants who successfully complete the course:
- Advanced 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.
AMSA approved, and in accordance with Marine Order 70 (Seafarer Certification) 2014
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.
The course is conducted at the Australian Maritime College, Newnham Campus in Launceston, Tasmania and at AMC Sydney, the Australian National Maritime Museum, Darling Harbour Sydney.
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.
This course is delivered at AMC Sydney, located at the Australian National Maritime Museum, Darling Harbour, Sydney.
The address is: 2 Murray Street, Darling Harbour, Sydney, NSW 2000, AU
For courses in Launceston, Tasmania, on-campus accommodation can be reserved via the online enrolment form. Further information is available here, together with off-campus options.