Safe Handling and Transport of Solid Bulk Cargoes

By Learnmarine | 8 February 2023

Days of access: 91

In this course, participants will gain a comprehensive understanding of the safe handling and transport of solid bulk cargoes, including the regulations, guidelines, and best practices for ensuring safety at sea. The course is intended to provide participants with the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively and efficiently handle and transport solid bulk cargoes, ensuring the safety of all parties involved.

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Chief Mate

Deck Officer

2nd Mate

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6 online modules

Course Modules

1 Bulk cargoes and their properties

2 Bulk cargoes loading and stowage

3 Preparation of cargo holds

4 Cargo ventilation

5 Maintenance and care of hatch covers

6 Documentation

Regulations and Guidlines:

IMSBC Code, International maritime for Solid Bulk Cargo Code

IMO model course 1.45 Safe Handling and Transport of Solid Bulk Cargoes

IMO BLU Code: Code of Practice for the Safe Loading and Unloading of Bulk Carriers

MFAG Medical First Aid Guide for Use in Accidents Involving Dangerous Goods

STCW Code - Section B-V/b

Course Content

Requirements and procedures stipulated in IMO IMSBC code

Holds preparation, loading, and unloading

Bulk cargoes classification and relevant hazards

Maintenance and care of hatch covers

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