After taking the VOC course you will be able to:

  • define the meaning of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC)
  • explain the environmental and safety impact of VOC
  • summarise the international legislation regarding VOC minimisation
  • examine the criteria for VOC generation
  • list crude oil tanker vapour pressure control mechanisms
  • describe the options and best practice for VOC emission control
  • summarise the use of Ship Specific VOC Emission Control Plan under Marpol Annex VI 15.6
  • be able to use VOC calculation form.

An approximate time of 1.5 hours is required for completion of the course and assessment.