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Advanced Training For Liquefied Gas Tanker Cargo Operations

Topic:Maritime, Others

Course Type:Short & Modular Courses

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  • Course Date:

    03 Jun 2024 to 12 Jun 2024
  • Registration Period:

    26 Apr 2024 to 17 May 2024
  • Time:

    08:30 AM to 05:30 PM,
    60 Hours / 8 Days
  • Mode of Training:

  • Venue:

    Singapore Polytechnic
  • Funding:

    Eligible for SkillsFuture Credit

*Please note that once the maximum class size is reached, the online registration will be closed.
You may register your interest, and would be notified if there is new run.

For Course Specific Details

Capt Agus Kassim
Course Coordinator
Tel No: 6780 6050
Email :

Course Objective

A trainee successfully completing this course shall be able to take immediate responsibility for loading, discharging and care in transit or handling of cargo on Liquefied Gas Tankers.

Course Outline

The course intends to enhance the safety of Liquefied gas tanker operations by providing the knowledge and skills necessary to fully understand the safety system and operational requirements of Liquefied Gas tankers. This course is delivered through a combination of classroom lectures and practical demonstrations on the use of safety equipment. Case studies, the use of ‘Liquid Cargo Handling Simulator’ (LCHS) and multimedia teaching aids are included in the course to promote a better appreciation of safety operations on such tankers. All cargo related operations are explained and evaluated in LCHS.

Minimum Requirements

This course is open to deck and engineering officers who have completed a shore based firefighting training course approved by ‘Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore’ (MPA), and completed basic Liquefied Gas Tanker Training Course OR 3 months sea-service on any tanker.

Certification / Accreditation

• Certificate of Attendance (electronic Certificate will be issued)
A Certificate of Attendance will be awarded to participants who meet at least 75% attendance rate

• Certificate of Completion (electronic Certificate will be issued)
A Certificate of Completion will be awarded to participants who pass the assessment and meet at least 75% attendance rate

Suitable for

The course aims at providing training at an advanced level for Masters, Chief Engineer Officers, Chief Mates, Second Engineer Officers and any person onboard Liquefied Gas tankers who have immediate responsibility for the loading, discharging, care in transit and/or handling of the cargo.

Course Fees

The course fees payable above are inclusive of 9% GST rate.

Applicants/Eligibility SkillsFuture Funding GST* Subsidised Fee (after GST)
Singapore Citizens aged 40 and above¹ $2,250.00 $67.50 $317.50
Singapore Citizens aged below 40 $1,750.00 $67.50 $817.50
Singapore Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders $1,750.00 $67.50 $817.50
SME-sponsored Singapore Citizens, Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders² $2,250.00 $67.50 $317.50
Others (Full fees payable) $0.00 $225.00 $2,725.00

As per SSG’s policy, the GST payable for all funding-eligible applicants is calculated based on prevailing GST rate after baseline funding subsidy of 70%

Singaporeans aged 25 years and above may use **SkillsFuture Credit balance to offset respective course fees.

¹ Under the SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy. For more information, visit the SkillsFuture website here
² Under the Enhanced Training Support for Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Scheme. For more information of the scheme, click here. To view SP’s list of similar funded courses, click here. Please submit the attached “Declaration Form for Enhanced Training Support Scheme for SME” together with your online application.

Funding Incentives

Please click here for more information on funding incentives.

Application Procedure

1. For self-sponsored applicant, please click on the “Register” button to apply for the course. You will be directed to STEP portal to manage all your course activities. Please note that you will be prompted to sign in with Singpass/Student ID.
2. For company-sponsored applicant, please approach your company's Human Resource (HR) team to put in the application through the company portal using CorpPass.  You may only apply after receiving the registration link from your company's HR.
3. Your application does not guarantee acceptance into the course. Your acceptance into the course is dependent on meeting the course requirements and course vacancy.
4. All successful applicants will be notified with a letter of confirmation via email.
6. PACE Academy course schedules, including course trainer, course fees and course availability are subject to change.

7. PACE Academy reserves the right to cancel or postpone any course at short notice; & at its absolute discretion without assigning any reason for such cancellation/postponements. In the event that the applicant’s chosen course is cancelled prior to its commencement, PACE Academy will make a full refund of course fees already paid by the applicant.

8. The data provided to Singapore Polytechnic will be kept strictly confidential and will be used for the purpose of course administration. The data may be passed on to the relevant organisations that require the information related to the course.  

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