Advanced Training For Liquefied Gas Tanker Cargo Operations

Course Date:
30/9/2019 - 7/10/2019

Registration Period:
03/06/2019 - 13/9/2019

60 hours / 8 days

8:30am to 5:30pm

Singapore Polytechnic

For Course Specific details:
Capt Satinder Singh Virdi
Course Coordinator
Phone: 68790423

Course Introduction

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.

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.

Minimum Entry Requirements / Assumed Skills and Knowledge

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.

Award / Certification / Accreditation

For candidates who meets minimum entry criteria, STCW Certificate will be issued upon successful completion of the course.
For candidates who do not meet minimum entry criteria, Certificate of Attendance will be issued

Course Fees payable: 

Singapore Citizens aged below 40 and Singapore PRs Singapore Citizens Others
Non-SME sponsored 1Sponsored by SME 2Aged 40 and above
(incl. GST)
(incl. GST)
(incl. GST)
(incl. GST)

Singaporeans aged 25 years and above may use **SkillsFuture Credit balance to offset respective course fees.
1 Under the Enhanced Training Support for Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Scheme. For more information, click here Please submit the attached “Declaration Form for Enhanced Training Support Scheme for SME ” together with your online application.
2 Under the SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy. For more information, visit the SkillsFuture website here.

Funding Incentives

Please click here for more information on funding incentives.


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Eligible for SkillsFuture Credit

Terms and Conditions

Application Procedure

1. All applications must be made via Online Registration at
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) Cheques
Please make cheques payable to “Singapore Polytechnic”. Please cross the cheque and write the Registration Reference ID, Applicant Name and NRIC/FIN number on the back of the cheque. Mail the cheque here.

Please note that an administrative charge of $15 will be imposed for any returned cheques from the bank or financial institution.

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

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