Cargo, Level 2 (CG 2)

Certificate Awarded




Course Description

The purpose of this course is to provide participants with the knowledge to monitor the loading, stowage, securing, and care of cargo during the voyage and the unloading of cargoes at the operational level as a watchkeeping Deck Officer. Specifically the course provides participants with the knowledge of the effect of cargo including heavy lifts on the seaworthiness and stability of the ship; knowledge of safe handling, stowage and securing of cargoes including dangerous, hazardous and harmful cargoes and their effect on the safety of life and of the ship; ability to establish and maintain effective communications during loading and unloading; and, Basic knowledge of the content and application of SOLAS Chapters VI, VII and XII.

Course Outline

1.0 Securing Cargoes
2.0 Deck Cargo
3.0 Container Cargo
4.0 Bulk Cargo
5.0 Bulk Grain Cargo
6.0 Dangerous, Hazardous and Harmful Cargoes
7.0 Cargo Handling Equipment and Safety
8.0 Oil tanker Piping and Pumping Arrangements
9.0 Precautions before Entering Enclosed or Contaminated Spaces
10.0 Cargo Calculations and Cargo Plans:
11.0 SOLAS Chapters VI, VII and XII

ATTENTION: Your acceptance notification will be E-mailed to the E-mail account you provide during the registration process. Please remember to check your Junk E-mail folder for any communications that may have been filtered to that location.

Minimum class sizes are required to deliver courses, should these minimums not be achieved classes could be postponed or rescheduled.

Course Section List

Start DateEnd DateDaysHoursLocationCostRegister
24 Sep 201801 Jun 201910Online$500.00