Ballast Water Management | Marine training course

Acquire the knowledge of environmental rules regarding ballast water management and BW treatment systems

Ballast water (BW) has been recognized as a major vector for the translocation of aquatic species across biogeographical boundaries. It is estimated that as many as 10 000 alien species of plants and animals are transported per day in ships around the world.

Enroll to this course and acquire the knowledge of environmental rules regarding ballast water management and of BW treatment systems as well as installation onboard criteria.

Our team remains available to provide you with any further information you may need. Contact us by writing to global.marinetraining@rina.org.

Online course

Duration: 1 day 

Price: EUR 300 (plus VAT, if applicable)

Physical classroom at Greece's facilities

Duration: 1 day

Price: EUR 330 (plus VAT, if applicable)

To provide participants with knowledge of environmental rules regarding ballast water management and of BW treatment systems as well as installation onboard criteria.
- Overview of IMO Convention Requirements
- USCG Regulation
- Ballast water convention and management
- BW Treatment Systems
- Installation onboard common criteria
- Developments (G8 revision)
- RINA Activities
Professionals in the maritime industry, including maritime companies shore personnel and crew, naval architects and marine engineers, PSC officers and inspectors, that need to be aware of the environmental protection and ballast water management requirements and implementation.
RINA Attendance Certificate