Tanker Familiarisation - Oil and Chemical (Online)

Online, STCW

Course also known as: Tanker Famil

Fully online. AMSA-approved Tanker Familiarisation - Oil and Chemical course that can be completed in your own time from anywhere in the world.

Provides training for officers and ratings assigned specific duties and responsibilities relating to oil and chemical tankers.  AMSA approved meeting the requirements of STCW Reg V/1-1 and Code Section A-V/1-1, paragraph 1, Table A-V/1-1-1.

Course Entry Prerequisite

Please note the following is an entry prerequisite and will be required before your enrolment can be processed:

  • STCW Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting Certificate


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

  • Tanker Familiarisation (Oil & Chemical) AMSA approved, meeting the requirements of STCW Reg V/1-1 and Code Section A-V/1-1, paragraph 1, Table A-V/1-1-1

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

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.

Equipment Required

Tanker Familiarisation - Oil and Chemical (Online) 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. Certain components will need to be completed on a desktop/laptop computer, and we suggest using Google Chrome as your browser.  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.

Online Training Example

  • Duration: Online, approximately 14 hours
  • AMSA Approved Course
  • Course Options: (GST exempt)
    Course Fee | Online | $910

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