MARPOL - International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships. The Convention includes regulations aimed at preventing and minimizing pollution from ships - both accidental pollution and that from routine operations - and currently includes six technical Annexes.

This Skills Programme is aimed at:

  • Ships personnel – Officers, ratings and crew

The Learning Objective expected to be achieved upon completion of this course is:

  • The object of this course is to train Marine Engineering officers and ratings to comply with the MARPOL 73/78 regulations and to prevent pollution and damage to the environment.

Course Duration: 

  • 2 Days

The Learning themes covered in this course are:

  • Management commitment to MARPOL
  • MARPOL regulations under Annex I
  • Special areas
  • Oil discharge monitoring, control and filtering Equipment
  • Port state control inspections
  • Oil Record Book


Queens Road, Seaforth
Simons Town, Western Cape
South Africa



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