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Professional Short Courses

Professional Short Courses are available to interested individuals at dates and times throughout the year as per the published schedule.

 

Our commercial course schedule is released at the end of August every year. We can also tailor courses to suit the particular requirements of maritime companies. Clients from the port operations area have worked with us to develop customised training on our state of the art marine simulators. We can also provide a suite of courses for companies looking to train their employees in numerous maritime short courses.

Disclaimer:


Cork Institute of Technology, through NMCI Services (NMCIS) does at all times act subject to our Standard Terms of Business, which are incorporated into all contracts to which we are a party.
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Chemical Courses

GTSS Courses

Management & Team Building Courses

  • Team BuildingThe college provides Team Building courses to suit our clients from all areas of industry. Our instructors deal with conflict resolution and stress management alongside our action-learning programmes.

Offshore Courses

Petrochemical, Oil and Commodities

  • A Complete Guide to BunkeringGTSS is proud to offer A Complete Guide to Bunkering, a course designed to meet the needs of the client.
  • Actions to be Taken to Prevent Acts of Piracy and Armed Robbery This course is designed using the IMO Model Course 3.23 "Actions to be taken to prevent Acts of Piracy and Armed Robbery" to assist participants to recognise, prevent or mitigate piracy activity.
  • An Introduction to LPGWhether you are a newcomer to the LPG industry, or already in the industry in need of a refresher, GTSS has developed this 2-day course to provide an overview of the most critical parts of the shipping and distribution of LPG
  • Deep Rummage Training Deep Rummage training delivered by GAC Training and Service Solutions (GTSS) Details available on request.
  • Dry Cargo Operations and Chartering2-Day dry cargo operations course provides basic and advanced knowledge of various key aspects of commercial, legal and practical shipping operations. Delivered by GAC Training and Service Solutions (GTSS)
  • LNG Carrier Operations in Port2-day LNG terminal course focuses on the most critical part of the LNG Chain, the Ship to Shore interface and associated operations. Delivered by GAC Training & Service Solutions
  • LPG Operations in PortWhether you are a newcomer to the LPG industry, or already in the industry in need of a refresher, GTSS has developed this 2-day course to provide an overview of the most critical parts of the shipping and distribution of LPG
  • Oil and Shipping OperationsOil & Shipping Operations course to provide core skills for those new to oil operations or in need of re-training. Oil Tanker Training delivered by GAC Training and Service Solutions (GTSS)
  • Oil Tanker Operations in PortThis 2-day oil terminal training is offered to terminal personnel whose jobs require a close understanding of the operations and safety aspects of oil tanker operations. Delivered by GAC Training and Service Solutions (GTSS)
  • Rummage Training Rummage course details available on request. Delivered by GAC Training and Service Solutions (GTSS)
  • Seismic Replenishment at Sea (RAS) OperationsThis course teaches the best practice for safe handling of support vessels carrying out replenishment at sea for seismic vessels.Delivered by GAC training & Service Solutions (GTSS)
  • Ship to Ship (STS) Transfer Commercial Training CourseThis 1-2 day STS transfer course is delivered on demand to groups or companies. Delivered by GAC Training and Service Solutions (GTSS)
  • Ship to Ship (STS) Transfer OperationsThis 5-day STS Transfer Training is accessible and interactive, providing invaluable experience in Ship-to-Ship (STS) related handling. Delivered by GAC Training and Service Solutions (GTSS)
  • Understanding LNGDelivered by GAC Training & Service Solutions (GTSS) This two day gas course is designed to give a structured introduction to Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG)

Port Sector Training

  • Container Gantry Crane Operation3 Day Simulator and classroom based course, plus six months practical crane operation. The six month duration can be carried out on the employer’s equipment/location.
  • Mobile Dockside Crane Operation5-Day Simulator and classroom based course plus six months practical crane operation. The six month duration can be carried out on the employer’s equipment/location.
  • Container Gantry & Dockside Crane Operator Induction The aim of the course is to provide an introduction to candidates who have little or no experience of operating cranes in a port related environment. Candidates will operate different simulated cranes types during the course.
  • Legal Course (Port Sector)Irish and European Law of Sea Ports
  • Pilot Refresher CourseThe 2.5-day pilot refresher course sets out to address potential deficiencies in training and to ensure updating of the knowledge & skills necessary to operate ECDIS and Radar as aids to navigation.
  • Port Pass - Docks Operation & Safety Training1-day course designed for people working in ports and docks. After the docks safety training, you will be able to identify and assess risks to health & safety arising from hazardous dock operation activities.

Short Courses (STCW’95 & non STCW’95)

Simulation

Specialised Courses

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