British Columbia Institute of Technologywww.bcit.ca/study/courses/naut1878

Important Notice: Natural gas heat limited on BCIT Burnaby Campus

BCIT

NAUT 1878 - Cargo 3

Ocean Navigation Part-time Studies Course

School of Transportation

Course Details

This course builds up on Cargo 2 and covers Canadian and International regulations pertaining to the safe carriage of cargoes on merchant vessels. The knowledge of the safe handling, stowage, and securing of cargoes, along with the associated equipments, is also covered in this course. The types of cargoes covered include cargoes carried on deck, containers, bulk solids, bulk liquids and gases, dangerous, hazardous, and harmful cargoes, and other general cargoes.

Credits

10.0

Cost

$694.52

Fall 2018

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2018 term.

CRN 41231

Mon Oct 15 - Mon Nov 19 5 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Oct 15 - Nov 19 Mon - Fri 08:30 - 16:00 BMC Rm. 237

Instructor

Percy Bhagat

Course Outline

Cost

$694.52

Notes

  1. Cargo 3 Student Manual (Provided in class) Grain Stability Booklet (Provided in class) Recommended Resource(s): Code of Safe Practice for Cargo Stowage and Securing by the International Maritime Organization Tankers: An Introduction to the Transport of Oil by Sea by Capt. Philippe Valois Tanker Operations: A Handbook for the Person-in-Charge (PIC) by M.E. Huber Cargo Notes by D. Swadi Open Book Resources Required for Course as per Transport Canada:  Code of Safe Practice for Cargo Stowage and Securing  BLU Code  Code of Practice for the Safe Loading and Unloading of Bulk Carriers, including BLU Manual  BCH Code  Code for the Construction and Equipment of Ships Carrying Dangerous Chemicals in Bulk  IGC Code  International Code for the Construction and Equipment of Ships Carrying Liquefied Gases in Bulk  IBC Code  International Code for the Construction and Equipment of Ships Carrying Dangerous Chemicals in Bulk  IMSBC Code  International Maritime Solid Bulk Cargoes Code and Supplement  IMDG Code  International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code, Volumes 1 & 2 and Supplement  International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea, 1974, as amended (SOLAS)  International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973, and the Protocol of 1978 relating thereto (MARPOL 73/78) and its Annexes  Code of Safe Practice for Ships Carrying Timber Deck Cargoes, 1991, IMO Resolution A.715(17)  International Code for the Safe Carriage of Grain in Bulk  TP 2534  Canadian Code of Safe Practice for Ships Carrying Timber Deck Cargoes  TP 215  Instructions to Masters of Vessels Loading Grain in Canada  Canada Shipping Act, 2001  Cargo, Fumigation and Tackle Regulations  Transportation of Dangerous Goods Act  Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations  Load Line Regulations  International Conference on Load Lines, 1966 and regulation  World Chart of Seasonal Zones for Load Line Convention  Vessel Pollution and Dangerous Chemicals Regulations  MV Gypsum Centennial, Ship Stability Booklet, Grain  MV Crane Island, Grain Loading Plan and Stability Booklet

Three seats remaining as of Oct 15, 2018 3:41 am PDT. Seats remaining may change at any time prior to registration and payment.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Describe the features of vessels transporting different types of cargoes.
  • Plan cargo stowage and carriage to comply with the relevant Codes and Regulations.
  • Plan a passage to comply with the Load Line Convention.
  • Describe the various documents involved in cargo carriage and their importance.
  • Prepare the vessel to load various types of cargoes with the objective of minimizing damage to the cargo and/or vessel.
  • Apply knowledge of ship and terminal communications and pollution prevention communications.
  • Apply the Code of Safe Working Practices and Cargo, Fumigation and Tackle Regulations, and the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations.
  • Explain cargo gear and inspection procedures.
  • Take suitable action when cargo has shifted or has been damaged/lost.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2012

Related Programs

NAUT 1878 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Transportation

  1. Chief Mate
    Part-time   Certificate

Subscribe

Interested in being notified about future offerings of NAUT 1878 - Cargo 3? If so, fill out the information below and we'll notify you by email when courses for each new term are displayed here.

Contact Information

Suggest course days and times

If you are interested in taking this course on-campus (classroom delivery only) and would like to see it offered on specific days and/or at specific times, please indicate your preferences below. Day and time suggestions are not applicable to online courses.

The personal information on this form is collected under the authority of the College and Institute Act (RSBC 1996, Ch.52). BCIT will use this information to communicate with you regarding relevant BCIT programs, courses and services. This information is only used by authorized BCIT staff. Email communication sent to and from BCIT is routed through the United States of America. If you have any questions about BCIT's collection and use of this information, please contact BCIT’s manager of Information Access and Privacy.

Programs and courses are subject to change without notice.

Find Courses

Payment Changes At BCIT

We've changed the way we accept payments.

Find out more

Course Navigation, Related Links & Tools

Registration News

Registration is currently open for the Fall 2018 term.

The sneak preview for the Winter 2019 term starts Fri, Oct 19 at 8:30 am (PDT).

Students may register for Winter 2019 term courses online, by phone, mail or in-person starting Wed, Oct 24 at 9:00 am (PDT).

Classroom Locations

Classroom locations are subject to last minute changes. Please check the Part-time Studies Classroom Locations listing at www.bcit.ca/rooms on the first day of any course you are registered for.

Part-time Studies Financial Aid

Will you be studying at BCIT part-time? Do you need assistance funding your studies? Find out if you qualify for Part-time Studies financial aid ›

© BCIT