TFC-COMBINED for TASCO/CHEMCO and LGTF for GASCO - Mandatory


AS PER THE STCW 2010 REQUIREMENTS, NOW DGS STATES THAT IT WILL BE MANDATORY FOR ALL THE SEAFARERS WHO WISH TO UNDERGO THE ADVANCED COURSES OF TANKERS, TO UNDERGO THE BASIC COURSE PRIOR THE ADVANCED CORUSES.

THUS TO PERMIT SEAFARERS TO ADVANCED COURSES THEY SHOULD HAVE DONE EITHER OF THE FOLLOWING:

FOR TASCO- TFC-COMBINED OR TFC – COMBINED ( OIL+ CHEMICAL + GAS)

FOR CHEMCO- TFC- COMBINED ( OIL+ CHEMICAL) OR TFC – COMBINED ( OIL+ CHEMICAL + GAS)

FOR GASCO- LGTF OR TFC – COMBINED ( OIL+ CHEMICAL + GAS)

STCW 2010 RELEVANT PAGES- P43/44 ATTACHED...