Basic Tanker Training - Oil, Chemical and Liquified Gas Tankers

Course Date:
5 Sept 2022 to 14 Sept 2022

Registration Period:
23 May 2022 to 5 Aug 2022

Duration:
9 days

Time:
8:30am to 5:30pm

Venue:
Singapore Polytechnic


Course Objective

The course is designed to meet the training requirements of paragraph 1.2 of Reg.V/1 of STCW , which is applicable to persons who are likely to be assigned specific duties and responsibilities related to cargo or cargo equipment on board any tanker (but not with immediate responsibility).


Course Outline

The course introduces the participants to the possible dangers to human life and the environment from accidents involving tankers carrying petroleum, liquid chemicals or liquefied gas cargoes in bulk. The course also familiarises participants with the layout, cargo handling equipment, systems and procedures on board different types of tankers, the characteristics and hazards of their cargoes, basic safety and emergency procedures, and pollution prevention.


Suitable for

Anyone required to do duty as operational level officer onboard tankers or any person related to do support operations in the companies’ managing tankers.

Minimum Entry Requirements / Assumed Skills and Knowledge

Participants for this course are expected to be above 16 years of age, and have basic working knowledge of English (spoken & written) and merchant ship terminology.


Award / Certification / Accreditation

• STCW Code Section A-V/1-1 and A-V/1-2 certificate.

Full Fees (before GST): $1,200.00
GST payable for all funding-eligible applicants*: $25.20
GST payable for others: $84.00

Applicants/EligibilitySkillsFuture FundingSubsidised Fee (after GST)
Singapore Citizens aged 40 and above1$1,080.00 $145.20
Singapore Citizens aged below 40$840.00$385.20
Singapore Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders$840.00$385.20
SME-sponsored Singapore Citizens, Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders2$1,080.00 $145.20
Others (Full fees payable)$0.00$1,284.00

*As per SSG’s policy, the GST payable is calculated based on 7% of the baseline funding subsidy of 70%

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

1Under 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.


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Eligible for SkillsFuture Credit
Terms and Conditions

*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.

Application Procedure

1. All applications must be made via Online Registration at www.pace.sp.edu.sg
Course fees can be paid by the following payment modes:

a) Credit Cards, Internet Banking, NETS (Not Applicable for company sponsored)
For e-payment using Visa/Master cards and Internet Banking, please click on the ‘Make e-Payment’ button on the acknowledgement page to proceed.

b) For NETS payment, you can pay at:
Singapore Polytechnic
PACE Academy

c) For payment via PayNow, please enter the UEN No. T08GB0056ACET and indicate the invoice/registration number. 

*With effect from 1 August 2021, cheque payment will not be available.

2. All successful applicants will be notified with a letter of confirmation via email.