Who is it for:
Designed for all officers and personnel who will sail on board vessels that will perform STS operations, particularly for LNG Carriers. It is also relevant for those persons who will be responsible for the safe planning and preparation of the STS operations incuding Port and harbour authorities, STS service companies and Ship Management Superintendents.

The course will also be suitable for anybody in the LNG industry who wishes to acquire a better understanding of STS operations and the equipment and processes used.

Syllabus: This two day training course is designed to to improve the knowledge, understanding and skills of those persons who will be engaged in ship to ship transfer operations.

The main areas of focus include the reasons for undertaking STS and then the procedures for the preparation, planning and risk assessments that have to be implemented, taking into account the roles and responsibilities of all parties and the responses that may have to be implemented in the event of an emergency. The cours includes comparisons between the operations conducted in both the LNG and Oil industries and why there may be differences in approach.

The main subjects covered include:

  • Reasons for an STS
  • Applicable Regulations
  • Roles & responsibilities of thsoe involved
  • Risk assessment
  • STS planning and equipment
  • Mooring operations and the associated risks
  • LNG transfer operations including case studies
  • STS best practices including a comparison between the industries
  • Emergency response planning

Methodology: Mixture of lectures and discussion

Certification: Upon completion each delegate will receive a certificate issued by GTT Training.

Duration: 2 days

Location: Can be delivered at a time or location convenient to the client, or at our dedicated training centre located at St Remy les Chevreuse, 40 mins west of Paris (3 or more delegates)


Schedule: On request

Price: Upon request

Contact: For further information please complete and submit the form below or Phone: +44 (0)7909 101682

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