Supervisor of Oil Transfer Operations (SOTO) - Part C

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Certificate Awarded

Transport Canada Training Certificate
Certificate of Achievement


It shall be understood that Part C of the SOTO course is specifically designed for existing certified personnel presently serving in the industry and new personnel who have successfully completed Parts A and B.

Course Description

At the termination of this course, the student will have gained the knowledge to safely supervise the transfer of crude and refined oils (a) between barge and facility, and (b) barge to other vessel. This course meets and/or exceeds the standards set down in Transport Canada TP8129E and TP10783.

Course Outline

1.0 Pipeline Layouts and Theory
2.0 Pumps and Pump Theory
3.0 General Vessel Maintenance
4.0 Cargo Planning and Calculations
5.0 General Paperwork and Operations
6.0 Tank Barge-to-Tank-Barge and Tank-Barge-to-Ship-Transfers when not alongside a Facility
7.0 Pollution Prevention Regulations and Environmental Response
8.0 Operational Communications

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