Transport of chemicals and liquid raw materials for the food and animal feed industries pose a major threat to the marine environment. To minimise these risks MARPOL annex II entered into force on 6 April 1987 with provisions for the design and construction, the equipment and the operation of chemical tankers. This contributes towards the environmentally sound transportation of noxious liquid substances in bulk; learn the Basic principles in this course.
This course is ideal for anyone who works as, or alongside, marine surveyors and want to expand their knowledge of class and statutory surveys. The course is also beneficial to personnel engaged within classification societies and statutory bodies themselves.