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23rd September 2020 @ 8:00 am
10th December 2020 @ 5:00 pm
IBIA Office Singapore
110 Robinson Rd
Singapore, 068901 Singapore

2 Days Advanced Bunkering Course (SS600:2014 & SS648:2019)

Approved by Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore

Enterprise Singapore and the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) have implemented the Singapore Standard SS600:2014 & SS648:2019 to further enhance consistency in practices in the delivery of bunkers for ships calling at Singapore’s port.
SS600:2014 & SS648:2019 sets out guidelines and procedures to ensure that the correct quality and quantity of bunkers are being delivered safely and efficiently.

Course Objectives

  •  Provides advanced knowledge and skills in the application of SS600:2014, SS524:2014 and SS648:2019 in their workplace
  •  Raise professionalism of the industry and improve workforce competitiveness and employability
  •  Skill up the workforce with industry-recognised formal qualifications
  •  Create training avenues for workers to advance in their job career and upgrading
  •  Enhance workers prospect for career advancement in the bunker industry through structured progression programme and pathways

Course Outline

  •  To help participants to gain an enhanced or advanced working knowledge on the bunker delivery process and procedures.
  •  Updates on SS600:2014 and SS524:2014
  •  Enhanced knowledge of SS648:2019
  •  Technical and Operating Principal of the Coriolis Mass Flow Meters
  •  Enhanced System Integrity, Sealing Requirements and Processes
  •  Personal Safety Awareness and Safety On-Board Bunker Tanker
  •  Workshop exercises and case studies assessment

Course Entry Requirements

  • At least 21 years of age and medically fit
  •  Have a working knowledge of the English Language
    For Cargo Officers:
  •  Have attended the 2 Days Basic Course on SS600:2014
  •  Have completed at least 30 bunker deliveries as a cargo officer trainee
    *Ex-licensed bunker surveyors would be considered for exemption from the 30 bunker deliveries provided that his last surveying job was carried out in less than 12 months ago.
    **Existing cargo officers have to provide confirmation letter of their service from their company.
    For Bunker Surveyors:
    * Valid Bunker Surveying Certificate issued by MPA
    ** For New Bunker Surveyors: They need to complete their Basic Bunker Surveying training before registration.

Course Duration: 2 days
Course Fee
Non – IBIA member: SGD $1300.00 (No GST)

IBIA member: SGD $975.00 (No GST)
MPA – MCF Training Grant
“MCF Training Grant is available for eligible participants.


IBIA Office Singapore

IBIA Office Singapore
110 Robinson Rd
Singapore, 068901 Singapore