Aug 17, 2022  
2022-2023 Catalog 
  
2022-2023 Catalog
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NAUT411 - Liquid Cargo Systems


Credits: 3

This Course is designed to prepare the student to safely and efficiently operate an inert gas system and conduct a crude oil washing operation on a modern tanker. This is accomplished by covering the necessary theoretical and practical details of inert gas system operation, crude oil washing operations and related tanker safety issues. The Subject matter presented in the course reflects current regulatory requirements as well as industry best-practices involving the use of these systems. This course adheres to the IMO recommendations for training of personnel in the subject areas. The use and practice of liquid cargo loading software will also be instructed upon, and demonstrated. The topics are covered through a combination of classroom lectures, practical demonstrations, field trips and/or simulated operations.

Prerequisites: NAUT 220  and First Sailing Aboard a Tanker
3 class hours a week



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