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4018 – Ballast Water Treatment – Operation

49,00 price includes VAT 24%


Code: 4018

Who should attend: All crew (Operational & Management)

Objectives and benefits: The aim of this course is to provide information about ERMA FIRST BWTS components and overall system operation, in order to be prepared to operate the system.


  • Introduction to Ballast Water Treatment (BWT) Operation;
  • Operation of each one of the components of the BWTS;
  • System’s operation during ballasting and de-ballasting;
  • Monitoring of the Ballast Water Treatment System (BWTS);
  • Examples of system’s operation: Crude oil tanker and bulk carrier;
  • Examples of system’s operation: Container vessel, Car carrier and LPG carrier.

Legislation & References:

  • IMO and USCG regulations. ERMA FIRST BWTS is designed and operated based on these regulations.

Duration: 13,5h