Tanker: Advanced Training for Chemical Cargo Operations

Course also known as:Chemical Tanker

The aim of the course is to provide participants with an understanding of safe, pollution free chemical handling and transportation, and to enable them to supervise and train other personnel in operational procedures.

Who should participate?

Masters, Chief Engineers, Chief Mates, Second Engineer Officers and any person with immediate responsibility for cargo operations (as per IMO STCW Reg. V/1) responsible for loading, discharging and care in transit or handling cargo.

Course Entry Prerequisite

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

  • STCW Chemical Tanker Familiarisation Certificate, STCW Elementary First Aid and STCW Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting; or
  • STCW Certificate of Competency for International Waters endorsed with Tanker Familiarisation


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

  • Advanced Training for Chemical Tanker Cargo Operations (AMSA approved), meeting the requirements of STCW Reg V/1-1 and Code Section A-V/1-1, paragraph 3, Table A-V/1-1-3

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


AMSA approved, in accordance with Marine Order 70 (Seafarer Certification) 2014.

  • Duration: 4 days
  • AMSA Approved Course
  • Course Options: (GST exempt)
    July 06-07 & July 10-11, 2020 | Launceston, TAS | $2,200
    November 09-10 & November 13-14, 2020 | Launceston, TAS | $2,200
  • Course available on demand

    This course is available on demand, delivered at various locations. To express interest, please contact us.

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