Course Length: 40 hours
Prerequisite: Completion of Ship Construction & Basic Stability
Cargo Handling & Stowage (Operational Level) is a 5-day course that teaches students required duties by the deck watch while loading and discharging cargo in port and care of the cargo in transit. Cargo planning, cargo stowage and securing, cargo segregation and inspection and preparation of holds will also be discussed.
Students who successfully complete Cargo Handling & Stowage (Operational Level) will satisfy the following requirements:
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