The total global LNG fleet(Year 2018) stands at 600 vessels out of which 499 ships are in service, and 101 ships are on order. The wages for an LNG master and chif engineer command an annual salary of $121,536 the highest paid sea-based professionals; but the complexity of technology, cargo operations and safety concerns create the demand for such crews with specilist knowledge and skills.
The Tank Ship Liquefied Gases course is for officers and ratings who may not have sailed on board Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) tanker ships. Candidates who successfully complete this course:
Upon registration, courses are conveniently accessible online for candidates to participate at their own pace and on their own schedule.