Tank Barge Dangerous Liquids Simulations

This three day course is delivered using our liquid cargo handling simulator and provides you with 2 loads and 2 discharges with 1 commencement and 1 completion to complement your U.S. Coast Guard application for Tankerman endorsement.



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USCG Approval:

Any applicant who successfully completes your Tank Barge Dangerous Liquids Simulation Course (NOREMI-497) and applies for endorsement within five years of completion:

  Satisfies the course requirements of 46 CFR 13.301(c)(4) for original issuance OR 13.120(c)(2) for renewal of Tankerman-PIC (Barge) (DL): AND

  Satisfies the cargo course requirements of 46 CFR 13.401(e)(1) for original issuance OR 13.120(b)(2) for renewal of Tankerman-Assistant (DL); AND

  Meets the standards of competence, required by 46 CFR 13.609(a)(2), of Section A-V/1, Table A-V/1-1-1 of the STCW Code for Basic Oil AND Chemical Tanker Cargo Operations; AND

  Provided the applicant also supplies a statement signed by the Master, or Chief Mate of an Oil AND/OR Chemical Tanker, appropriate to the endorsement sought, that the mariner has demonstrated to the satisfaction of the signer that he or she is fully capable of supervising the transfer and operations of dangerous liquid cargo in accordance with the guidance found in Navigation Vessel Inspection Circular 22-14 (Encl 1, paragraphs 4 or 5):

  Meets the Standards of competence, required by 46 CFR 13.603(b)(2) OR 13.605(b)(2), of Section A-V/1, table A-V/1-1-2 OR A-V/1-2-3 of the STCW Code for Advanced Oil AND/OR Chemical Tanker Cargo Operations limited to non-self-propelled vessels.

  This course will satisfy the following requirements per 46 CFR 13.121(b):

  2 loadings

  2 discharges

  1 commencement of loading and 1 completion of loading

  1 commencement of discharge and 1 completion of discharge

  This course covers the following segments of the transfer operations listed above:

  Pre-transfer inspection and conference

  Declaration of Inspection

  Line up piping systems for cargo and vapor transfer

  Connect and disconnect cargo hoses and loading arms

  Loading operations

  Ballasting and de-ballasting


Tank gauging (open and closed)

PRICE: $1,250.00 USD