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Offshore Stability & Ballast Control For Semi-submersibles ( Stability 2)

Duration 4 days
Time 08:30 - 16:30
Cost £1,140.00 + VAT
Venue North East Scotland College

Availability

Date Time Cost Venue Places  
18 Dec - 21 Dec 2017 08:30 - 16:30 £1,140.00 + VAT North East Scotland College 6
29 Jan - 01 Feb 2018 08:30 - 16:30 £1,175.00 + VAT North East Scotland College 8
19 Feb - 22 Feb 2018 08:30 - 16:30 £1,175.00 + VAT North East Scotland College 6
19 Mar - 22 Mar 2018 08:30 - 16:30 £1,175.00 + VAT North East Scotland College 8
09 Apr - 12 Apr 2018 08:30 - 16:30 £1,175.00 + VAT North East Scotland College 8
30 Apr - 03 May 2018 08:30 - 16:30 £1,175.00 + VAT North East Scotland College 8
21 May - 24 May 2018 08:30 - 16:30 £1,175.00 + VAT North East Scotland College 8
11 Jun - 14 Jun 2018 08:30 - 16:30 £1,175.00 + VAT North East Scotland College 8
02 Jul - 05 Jul 2018 08:30 - 16:30 £1,175.00 + VAT North East Scotland College 8
23 Jul - 26 Jul 2018 08:30 - 16:30 £1,175.00 + VAT North East Scotland College 8
13 Aug - 16 Aug 2018 08:30 - 16:30 £1,175.00 + VAT North East Scotland College 8
03 Sep - 06 Sep 2018 08:30 - 16:30 £1,175.00 + VAT North East Scotland College 8
24 Sep - 27 Sep 2018 08:30 - 16:30 £1,175.00 + VAT North East Scotland College 8
15 Oct - 18 Oct 2018 08:30 - 16:30 £1,175.00 + VAT North East Scotland College 8
05 Nov - 08 Nov 2018 08:30 - 16:30 £1,175.00 + VAT North East Scotland College 8
26 Nov - 29 Nov 2018 08:30 - 16:30 £1,175.00 + VAT North East Scotland College 8
17 Dec - 20 Dec 2018 08:30 - 16:30 £1,175.00 + VAT North East Scotland College 8

About this course

Practical Content 10% Theoretical Content 90%

Target Audience

Personnel who will be involved in Ballast Control operations and who satisfy the entry requirements detailed below, and who need to progress to the Ballast Control Simulator course.

Course Length (Days)

4 inc exam

Course Aims

To provide an understanding of the response of column-stabilised floating units to loading and environmental forces and damage control.

Course Content

  • Hydrostatic parameters
  • List and trim
  • Damaged stability
  • Deck loading
  • Motions in a seaway
  • Mooring system effects
  • Ballast control
  • Operating procedures
  • Daily loading reports.

Delivery

Classroom.

Certification

ASET Certification is recognized internationally by the offshore Oil and Gas industry. An ASET/IADC DIT Certificate will be issued on successful completion of this course and examination. The course meets the second part of the previous IADC Comprehensive Stability Programme 'A'. The certificate issued will comply with the requirements of the United Kingdom and Canada; US Coast Guard (USCG) and the International Maritime Organization (lMO).

Minimum Instructor Qualification/Experience

Instructor will have two of the following Qualifications:

>>Class 1 (Master Mariner)

>>Class 2

>> Instructors accredited by IADC/NI.

Min/Max Number of Delegates Required per Event

3/8.

Times of Training

08:00 to 16:30.

Course duration and times may vary depending on delegate numbers.

Special Requirements

Delegates must provide ASET Stability Theory (Stability 1) Certificate prior to acceptance on the course, or possess class 1 (Master Mariner) or class 2. Alternatively an appropriate deck qualification meeting STCW95, eg Officer of the Watch or higher.

Venue

North East Scotland College, Aberdeen City Campus Gallowgate, Aberdeen AB25 1BN.

Notes to Clients

This course complies with the IMO requirement A.1079(28) for the selection and training of Ballast Control Operators. This certificate will comply with regulations in the United Kingdom and Canada; US Coast Guard (USCG) and the International Maritime Organization (IMO). The completion of this course is a prerequisite to gaining entry to the Ballast Control Simulator Course (Stability 3).

Delegates will be required to pass an assessment prior to the issue of a certificate. Failure to meet these criteria will affect your Certification.

With the closure of the IADC Ballast Control Operator Certification scheme, ASET has accredited the course under the IADC Drilling Industry Training Accreditation scheme.

To set up a course specifically for your company or if the dates above are not suitable please contact us for additional dates.

 

This course has given me a lot more understanding of pressure testing and will be very useful in the future

Colin Crichton
Woodgroup PSN



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