IGF Code Basic Training

Course also known as: LNG Fuelled, Low-Flashpoint Fuels

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 International Code of Safety for Ships using Gases or other Low-Flashpoint Fuels (IGF Code). AMSA approved.

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 minimise the risk to the ship, its crew and the environment, having regard to the nature of the fuels involved.

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. 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.

Who should participate?

The 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 and as such are required to hold a certificate in basic training for service on ships subject to the IGF Code.

Course Entry Prerequisite

Please note the prerequisite is for entry onto the course and evidence must be provided upon enrolment:

  • At minimum an STCW issued Certificate of Safety Training

Certification

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

  • IGF Code Basic Training (AMSA approved), meeting the requirements of STCW Reg V/3 and Code Section A-V/3 paragraph 1, Table A-V/3-1

*100% attendance, full participation and completion of all exercises is required.

Approved By

Australian Maritime Safety Authority 

Accepted By 

Antigua and Barbuda Department of Marine Services and Merchant Shipping  |  Bahamas Maritime Authority  |  Bermuda Shipping and Maritime Authority  |  Maritime Authority of the Cayman Islands  |  Marine Department of Hong Kong  |  Liberian Registry  |  Republic of Marshall Islands Maritime Administrator  |  Panama Maritime Authority.


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  • Duration: 2 days
  • AMSA Approved Course
  • Course Options: (GST exempt)
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    This course is available on demand, delivered at various locations. To express interest, please contact us.

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