Offshore Stability & Ballast Control For Semi-submersibles ( Stability 2)
|12 Sep - 15 Sep 2022||08:30 - 16:30||£1,234.00 + VAT||Marine Training Centre||7|
|03 Oct - 06 Oct 2022||08:30 - 16:30||£1,234.00 + VAT||Marine Training Centre||7|
|24 Oct - 27 Oct 2022||08:30 - 16:30||£1,234.00 + VAT||Marine Training Centre||8|
|14 Nov - 17 Nov 2022||08:30 - 16:30||£1,234.00 + VAT||Marine Training Centre||8|
|05 Dec - 08 Dec 2022||08:30 - 16:30||£1,234.00 + VAT||Marine Training Centre||8|
About this course
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.
Key Learning Outcomes:
- To provide an understanding of the response of column-stabilised floating units to loading and environmental forces and damage control.
- Hydrostatic parameters
- List and trim
- Damaged stability
- Deck loading
- Motions in a seaway
- Mooring system effects
- Ballast control
- Operating procedures
- Daily loading reports.
Each delegate will undertake a multiple-choice examination to demonstrate they have achieved the key learning outcomes listed above.
• ASET International Oil & Gas Training Academy Certificate internationally recognized by the offshore 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).
Required Instructor Qualification/Experience:
Class 1 (Master Mariner)
Instructors accredited by IADC
Min/Max Number of Delegates:
3/8, course duration and times may vary depending on delegate numbers.
Delegates must provide ASET Stability Theory (Stability 1) Certificate prior to acceptance on the course, or possess STCW Deck certification, eg Officer of the Watch or higher.
Notes to Customers:
• 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 pre-requisite 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.
• To set up a course specifically for your company, or if the dates above are not suitable, please contact the ASET Customer Service Team for additional dates.
Excellent course and well instructed. Facilities on campus are excellent.
Excellent and informative.
A well run course with the mix of theory and practical. Totally met my expectations. Facilities was very good with plenty of equipment & tools.
Excellent course which was both interesting and essential to my offshore role, would definitely recommend.
Course was organised very well. Tutors were very knowledgeable and helpful.
Very well explained and detailed course, learnt a lot.
Stork Technical Services
Course well-presented / managed with COVID restrictions in place.
TAQA Bratani Ltd
Excellent materials provided, delivery of content excellent – clear and concise.
Good course produced, great setup of facilities and the instructor was very knowledgeable of all tests received.
Instructor very experienced and knowledgeable. Good set up in Switch room/training area.
Great coaching from the Instructor who guided me well and shared experiences.
The changes to this course very welcome. Ian has time to explain best practice and even corrected a few bad habits he noticed. Very happy this is probably the best course associated with my job.
Thoroughly enjoyed the course and feel I have learnt a lot
Instructors were excellent from start to end. Course was enjoyable – would recommend.
Course was very good. Would recommend to others
Excellent set up and scenarios. Very experienced Instructors.
The course instructor was highly knowledgeable, described all methods of the course in a very easy way to understand. Overall excellent.
Excellent course, right duration and opportunity for hands on switching exposure.
Course was very well presented. All tutors were very helpful and friendly.
NG Bailey Limited
Excellent course – by far the best I have been on. Good mix of practical and theory. Instructor very knowledgeable and good training method.
Toby has a wealth of knowledge and experience on the subject of DP. He delivers the course very well.
“Highly professional course, very helpful instructors who have delivered substantial relevant knowledge within the scope of all discussed issues/topics and were always there to answer any questions and clarify any uncertainties. I will definitely recommend this course and ASET Training Academy to all my friends and also will be very happy to refresh the course in five years time.
arine “Very good interaction with the class by lecturer. Toby is knowledgeable, experienced and informative individual. His teaching techniques and approach to the subject are clear and precise. Toby has the ability to share the knowledge, technical and practical experience at its best to the students. I will look forward to participating in DP courses in the future.
The course was excellent in delivery and content and I will recommend others for the course.
Very enjoyable course. Learnt and refreshed a lot of knowledge. Ian explains things very well and makes it easy to understand.
KCA Deutag Drilling
A very competent and experienced team. Assessor was first class and his previous experience was very clear. I will recommend ASET to my team and my company for OIM Assessment.
Very good course – lots of practical work.
Excellent course, well presented by the Instructor. Course certainly makes you think (which is good).
Instructor was a subject matter expert and a fountain of knowledge.
Found this course very beneficial and I feel I will benefit from the knowledge gained from the instructor on this course in my workplace. Would definitely recommend to others.
Macduff Shellfish Ltd
Steve was very helpful, knows what he is talking about and communicates it well. Very good practical side to the course.
MJ HVAC ltd
Good course and made very enjoyable through the amount of hands on experience we got.
Thoroughly enjoyed the course and the way it was ran. Plenty of opportunities to work as a team and experience the new simulator.
Good well instructed course. Team were excellent and made me fully at ease.
John James Penman
The plant area is an excellent training area. Useful for training in a safe and clean environment.
Well structured. Excellent feedback and advice from the assessor.
Chrysaor E & P Services UK