Basic Gas Tanker

Who should attend

All seafarers who intend to find employment as masters, officers or ratings on liquefied gas tankers.

Course highlights

This course is designed to provide students with training in liquefied gas tanker cargo operations, including handling and characteristics of gas cargoes and safety procedures. Participants will be able to serve on liquefied gas tankers and be assigned specific duties and responsibilities related to cargo or cargo equipment.

This course meets the requirements of STCW Section A-V/1-2.1 and Table A-V/1-2.1.

Key facts

Start Date(s)

Courses are scheduled based on demand. 

Please contact maritime@manukau.ac.nz for more information.

Duration 3 days
Time 8am - 4pm
Level Short course
Study location(s) New Zealand Maritime School
Study method
Please contact us for more information
Domestic fees $500
International fees (NZD) $500
Course code 941.417
Offered by School of NZ Maritime

Entry requirements

This course meets the requirements* of MaritimeNZ for the issuing of an endorsement to student’s certificate of competency (officers and ratings), or a MaritimeNZ certificate of proficiency for non-certificated ratings.

*To be eligible for the MNZ endorsement or COP the student must have evidence of having completed the STCW Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting (basic) course and the STCW Advanced Fire Fighting course.

For more information email maritime@manukau.ac.nz, phone 0800 86 85 85 or enquire below.

Information is correct as at October 2019. Programme fees are based on a full-time student and may vary depending on your final selection of courses that make up your programme. To provide you with an indication of costs, the approximate fees quoted in this publication are based on the indicative 2020 fee structure. The indicative programme fees for 2020 do not include the Compulsory Student Services Fee (CSSF). The CSSF is an additional levy to your 2020 programme or course fees. Further information about the CSSF can be found here www.manukau.ac.nz/cssf. Programmes stated as eligible for free study in 2020 are based on the 2019 fee structure and subject to funding confirmation for 2020. All fees are in New Zealand Dollars. You will be advised of the current fees at the time of enrolment. All courses and programmes will proceed subject to numbers and academic approval. Manukau Institute of Technology is accredited under the provisions of the Education Act 1989. International students must study in class and will not be able to enrol for online study options.