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Further Information - Gangway and Accommodation Ladder Safety Training


Who is this course for?

Masters, deck officers and any other crew members responsible for ensuring safe access to the vessel.

Is previous experience required?

No previous experience is required to complete this course.

How will this course benefit me?

By increasing your awareness of the dangers associated with incorrectly rigged or poorly maintained accommodation ladders and gangways.

How will this course benefit my company?

By reducing the likelihood of incidents occurring by ensuring Masters, deck officers and crew understand the correct procedures and maintenance requirements of gangways and access ladders.

What standards are referred to in this course?

SOLAS Chapter V

IMO Resolution A. 1045(27) as amended by A.1108(29)

Code of Safe Working Practices for Merchant Seafarers (COSWP)

Is there an assessment?


Learning Objectives

• Describe the hazards associated with gangways and accommodation ladders

• Describe the training requirements for crew members involved in stowing and rigging operations

• Identify the deployment and safety requirements for accommodation ladders, gangways and pilot ladders

• Explain the inspection and maintenance requirements


Exam in the e-learning course

System Requirements

• Internet access - users will need a device with a web browser and internet connection

• System - runs on computers, tablets and mobile devices using Windows 7 and above and MAC OS devices running IOS 11 and above

• Browsers - Edge, Chrome, Firefox and Safari

• Minimum browser size - none

• Audio - requires device speaker or headphones