Advanced Training on Vessels to which the IGF Code applies
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.
Advanced training on vessels to which the IGF Code applies is aimed towards 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 following 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 course certificate ‘Basic Training on Vessels to which the IGF Code applies’ in accordance with STCW Code section A-V/3-1.
Additional courses can be arranged, please email: AMCS.Training@utas.edu.au
|Location||Start Date||End Date||Status||Register|
|Sydney, NSW||Jun 06 2018||Jun 09 2018||Places Available||Register Now|
|Launceston, TAS||Nov 08 2018||Nov 11 2018||Places Available||Register Now|
2018: AUD $2,650 (GST not applicable)
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.
The Advanced Training is aimed towards 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 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.
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.
On-campus accommodation can be reserved via the online enrolment form. Further information is provided here, together with off-campus 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.