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

Marine Training


Date Time Cost* Venue Availability  
13 Oct – 16 Oct 2014 08:30 to 16:30 £1085 + VAT Gallowgate*** 0 Contact Us 
27 Oct – 30 Oct 2014 08:30 to 16:30 £1085 + VAT Gallowgate*** 0 Contact Us 
17 Nov – 20 Nov 2014 08:30 to 16:30 £1085 + VAT Gallowgate*** 0 Contact Us 
08 Dec – 11 Dec 2014 08:30 to 16:30 £1085 + VAT Gallowgate*** 0 Contact Us 
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About this Course

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


ASET Certification is recognised internationally by the offshore Oil and Gas industry. An ASET Certificate will be issued on successful completion of this course and examination. The course meets the second part of the IADC/Nl 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).

Times of Training

08:30 to 16:30

Course duration and times may vary depending on delegate numbers.

Special Requirements

Delegates must provide ASET Stability Theory (Stability 1) Certi?cate prior to acceptance on the course, or possess class 1 (Master Mariner) or class 2. Alternatively an appropriate deck quali?cation meeting STCW95, eg Of?cer of the Watch or higher.

Notes to Clients

The course content complies with the IADC/NI Guidelines and the IMO requirement A1079(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.

* Cost stated is per delegate

** Altens Centre, Hareness Road, Altens, Aberdeen
*** Gallowgate Centre, Gallowgate, Aberdeen
**** Minto Operations Training Centre, Minto Avenue, Altens, Aberdeen

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