Gas Carrier Inspector Course (GAS) (MS-513)
DATES: Dates for upcoming LGCAP training sessions can be found at the Event Calendar link.
1) Active or Reserve U.S. Coast Guard member
2) Applicants must have the FGCE competency assigned in TMT.
The Gas Carrier Inspector Course is held at Calhoon MEBA
27050 St Michaels Rd, Easton, MD 21601 / (410) 822-9600
This is a Gas Carrier familiarization course. The purpose of the course is to familiarize
PSCE with four days of design
standards, ship operations, cargo operations and hazards associated with the carriage of liquefied gases. Participants will also
receive a fast paced, one day, instruction on the recommended procedures for conducting a liquefied gas carrier COC examination. In addition, participants receive hands on cargo/ballast simulator training and participate in scenario based exercises and assessments.
The duration of the course is 5 days.
To apply, submit a electronic
training request (ETR).
Additional course information can be found on TQC's website
Priority 1: Applicants that are assigned to feeder ports that have the FGCE competency designated as "attainable".
Priority 2: Applicants assigned to feeder ports with the FGCE competency designated as "sustainable" and those
applicants assigned to non-feeder ports that conduct COC exams on liquefied gas carriers.