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June 12 @ 8:00 am
June 13 @ 5:00 pm

2 Days Basic Bunkering Course (SS600:2022 & SS648:2019) – MPA Approved

June 12 @ 8:00 am June 13 @ 5:00 pm


Enterprise Singapore and the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) have implemented the Singapore Standard SS600:2022 & SS648:2019 to further enhance consistency in practices in the delivery of bunkers for ships calling at Singapore’s port. SS600:2022 & 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

To provide participants the basic knowledge of the bunker industry and processes in accordance to SS600:2022 – Code of Practice for Bunkering, plus SS648:2019 in Singapore.

Technical and Operating Principal of the Mass Flow Meters

System Integrity, Sealing Requirements and Processes

Personal Safety Awareness, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and Safe Boarding

Dispute Resolution

Workshop exercises and Case Studies

Course Outline

Background of the bunkering industry

Development of SS600:2022& SS648:2019

Pre-delivery checks and documentation in a bunkering operation

Delivery procedure and documentation whilst bunkering is in progress

Post-delivery checks and documentation

Resolution of disputes

Standards for Port Limit Bunker Tankers

Workshop: Exercises on the calculation of bunker quantity delivered

Mass Flow Metering System as per SS648:2019

Suitable for those seeking MPA endorsement to work as Bunker Cargo Officers as well as all other members of the bunker industry seeking to increase their knowledge including members from the bunker suppliers, bunker craft operators, management staff, bunker traders, shipping agents, bunker surveyors as well as any interested participants looking to have a better understanding of the bunkering processes in Port of Singapore.

Course Fee

Non – IBIA (Corporate) member: SGD $1550.00

IBIA (Corporate) member: SGD $1162.50

Training Grant: MCF Training Grant of up to 70% is available for eligible Singaporeans/PRS.

Please refer to https://www.mpa.gov.sg/maritime-singapore/what-maritime-singapore-offers/programmes-to-support-your-maritime-business/maritime-cluster-fund-(mcf) for more information.



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