Passenger Safety, Cargo Safety and Hull Integrity (Online)

Online, STCW

Course also known as: Passenger Ship Training

Fully online. Passenger Safety, Cargo Safety and Hull Integrity course can be completed in your own time from anywhere in the world. AMSA-approved.

Course Content

  • Loading and embarkations procedures
  • Carriage of dangerous goods
  • Securing cargoes
  • Stability, trim and stress calculations
  • Opening, closing and securing hull openings
  • Ro-ro deck atmosphere

Who should participate?

Masters, Chief Engineer Officers, Chief Mates, Second Engineer Offices and every person assigned immediate responsibility for embarking and disembarking passengers, for loading, discharging or securing cargo, or for closing hull openings on board ro-ro passenger ships (STCW Section A-V/2, paragraph 5).

APPROVED BY

Australian Maritime Safety Authority with Marine Order 70.

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.

Certification

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

Passenger Ship Safety (AMSA approved), meeting the requirements of;

  • Passenger Safety, Cargo Safety & Hull Integrity (STCW Reg V/2 and Code Section A-V/2, paragraph 5)

Passenger Ship Training

AMCS provide the full suite of Passenger Ship Training as outlined in STCW Section A-V/2. There are three courses relating to Passenger Ships:

  1. Crowd Management: required by STCW Section A-V/2, paragraph 3 for Masters, Officers, Ratings and personnel designated on the muster list to assist passengers in emergency situations. Click here for course information
  2. Crisis Management and Human Behaviour: required by STCW Section A-V/2, paragraph 4 for Masters, Chief Engineer Officers, Chief Mates, Second Engineer Officers and any person designated on the muster list as having responsibility for the safety of passengers in emergency situations. Click here for course information
  3. Passenger Safety, Cargo Safety & Hull Integrity: required by STCW Section A-V/2, paragraph 5 for Masters, Chief Engineer Officers, Chief Mates, Second Engineer Officers and every person assigned immediate responsibility for embarking and disembarking passengers, for loading, discharging or securing cargo, or for closing hull openings on board ro-ro passenger ships. 

Equipment Required

This online course is provided using the University of Tasmania’s online learning environment, MyLO.

The course involves the viewing of multiple videos, which require a reasonable internet connection speed. To complete the final assessment, you will need access to a web camera.

Computer setup: Check your computer and/or browser are set up to enable MyLO to work properly by running a browser check.


  • Duration: Online, approximately 2 hours
  • AMSA Approved Course
  • Course Options: (GST exempt)
    Course Fee | Online | $105

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