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COURSE TITLE

IMPLEMENTING HAZARDOUS MATERIALS CONTROL SYSTEM WITHIN SHIP OPERATION AND CONSTUCTION PROCESS IN ACCORDANCE WITH IMO AND PORT STATES’ REQUIREMENTS

 

BENEFIT OF TRAINEE:

To understand the technical background of hazardous materials control implementation system as set up by both IMO 2009 Hong Kong Convention and EU 1257/2013 Ship Recycling Regulation.

Familiarization of the inspection and testing knowledge of hazardous materials. Being fully aware of the existence risk of these hazardous materials within marine supply chain.

Being competent to verify, audit and certify the Inventory of Hazardous Materials (IHM) as submitted by the specialists.

PART A – DAY 1

TIMINGS

Training Site Safety and Fire Briefing

0900-0910

Self-Introduction of the Trainers

0910-0920

Self-Introduction of Attendees

0920-0930

Discussion - what are HMs and what harm do they cause – Background and Aims of the Course

0930-1030

Risk Assessment Exercise

1030-1100

Break

1100-1115

Rules and Regulations  governing HMs on ships – present and forthcoming

  • SOLAS
  • Hong Kong Convention
  • EU Ship Recycling Legal Requirements
  • Stockholm Convention
  • Basel Convention
  • Montreal Protocol
  • AF Convention
  • Class Society Rules
  • Various other UN, IMO and Flag State Requirements
  • Various Global Measures for Marine Industry
  • MSC Circulars
  • MEPC Circulars
  • Class Society Rules

1115-1245

Social Accountability (Corporate & Governmental) - How to use it to further IHM implementation

1245-1300

Break

1300-1400

IHM - Affected Parties and their approximate numbers

  • Ship Builders
  • Ship Owners
  • Ship Recyclers
  • Global Merchant Fleet by Flag
  • World Total Ship Demolition
  • Ship Demolition Countries

1400-1530

Break

1530-1545

Categorization of Hazardous Materials

1545-1615

Acronyms/Short Forms that are used

1615-1715

Questions and Answers

1715-1745

 

PART B – DAY 2

TIMINGS

Preparation for the Development of an IHM, including documentation, MDs & SDOCs

0900-1000

Procedure- IHM Surveys for new buildings, including sampling

1000-1045

Break

1045-1100

Procedure-IHM Surveys for ships in service, including sampling

1100-1145

Procedure-IHM Surveys for ships to be recycled, including sampling

1145-1300

Break

1300-1400

The Role of the Classification Society or RO – Approvals Process

1400-1500

The Ship Recycling Plan (SRP) and approval thereof

1500-1545

Break

1545-1600

Ship Recycling Yards – Requirements of the SRFP – Layouts/Storage/Handling/Access/Safety

1600-1700

Downstream disposal of waste from Recycling Yards

1700-1730

Questions and Answers

1730-1745

 

PART C – DAY 3

TIMINGS

Discussion of Hazardous Materials in Detail – Properties and preventive measures against harm

  • Asbestos-Chrysotile/Crocidolite/Amosit/Anthophyllite/Tremolite/Actinolite–where found on-board
  • PCB (Properties, Health Effects and Environmental Effects) – Where Used on-board
  • ODS (Health Effects & Environmental Effects) – Where Used on-board
  • PFOS (Properties Health Effects, Environmental Contamination) – Where Used on-board
  • Organotin Compounds (Properties, Health Effects) – Where Used on-board
  • Cadmium (Health Effects) – Where Used on-board
  • Chromium (Health Effects) – Where Used on-board
  • PCN (Properties, Health Effects) – Where Used on-board
  • PBB (Properties, Health Effects) – Where Used on-board
  • PBDEs (Health Effects) – Where Used on-board
  • Mercury (Health Effects) – Where Used on-board
  • Radio Active Materials (Health Effects) – Where Used on-board
  • Lead (Health Effects) – Where Used on-board
  • SCCP (Properties, Health Effects – Environmental Effects) – Where Used on-board
  • HBCDD (Properties, Health Effects – Environmental Effects) – Where Used on-board

0900-1030

Break

1030-1045

Important Points for Safe and Correct Sampling

  • PPE for use by Samplers
  • Precautions Against Spreading of HM
  • Packaging of Samples
  • Transport of Samples
  • Samples that can be homogenized
  • Samples that cannot be homogenized
  • Sampling Indoors – avoidance of strong ventilation
  • Sampling Lubricants, Hydraulic Oils and other fluids
  • Use of Drill Bags
  • Wipe Sampling Procedures
  • Ventilation, Air Filtration, Air Locks
  • Grouping of Samples
  • Mixed Samples
  • Retention of Samples

1045-1200

Requirements for laboratories to be eligible for analysis – safe dispatch of samples thereto

1200-1230

Brief discussion on lab testing methods as required by regulations

1230-1300

Break

1300-1400

Procedure - Preparation of an IHM

  • Identification of Materials – experience of sampler, handling of doubtful material
  • How to do Sampling and Analysis
  • Technique of Sampling for various HMs
  • How to determine optimal Sample Amounts & Sample Weights
  • Details of identification of and testing at Check Points
  • Tools to be Used and correct way of using them

1400-1530

Break

1530-1545

Procedure - Preparation of an IHM (continued)

  • Evaluation, Calculation of weights as per Lab Results
  • Ways of Calculation and Reference Factors including Solid Masses and Sprayed Substances
  • Calculation when Blowing Agents are used.
  • Estimation when Exact Figures are not Available
  • How to determine weights of Paints and other spreadable substances

1545-1630

Group Work – Preparation of an IHM

1630-1745

 

PART D – DAY 4

TIMINGS

Visit to a Ship

  • Preparations for boarding
  • Safe Embarkation and Disembarkation
  • ISPS Procedures – need for carrying proper identification & gangway security
  • Dos and Donts when on-board
  • Use of ships drawings to help survey actual structure
  • Tour of the Vessel with stopovers at HM or PCHM points on the hull/accommodation
  • Examination of various Machinery which may contain HMs or PCHMs within
  • Enclosed and elevated spaces
  • Practical methods of taking, bagging and carrying samples
  • Post sampling restoration of areas
  • Liaising with ship’s crew

0900-1300

Break

1300-1400

IHM Open Book Test

1400-1600

Course Ends

1600


The course also includes interactive exercises, case studies, quizzes and a final examination.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

-        Surveyors and auditors of Classification Societies

-        HSE professionals responsible for maintain hazardous materials Safety Management System on board ships(including offshore vessels and facilities)

-        Quality and technical personnel from the shipyard who are designated to prepare IHM for shipyard, repair yard and equipment manufacturers.

 

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