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48 - PTM - Port Management

PTM 115 - Inland Waterways Port Safety

Code Start Date Duration Venue
PTM 115 09 October 2023 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
PTM 115 04 December 2023 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
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Course Description

An inland port in the wide sense, as used in common speech, is simply a port on an inland waterway such as a river, lake or canal. The term inland port is used in two different but related ways to mean either a port on an inland waterway or an inland site carrying out some functions of a seaport. Inland waterways play an important role in the transport of goods and persons in many parts of the world. Inland navigation personnel are faced with unique living and working conditions.

This course provides detailed information of inland shipping rules and navigations, inland port operations, port safety, environmental protections for ship officers, government officials and port operators.

Course Objectives

  • Providing information on inland waterways
  • Exploring inland waterway ports characteristics 
  • Explaining collision avoidance rules
  • Explaining port harbor master responsibility
  • Understanding inland port traffic 

Who Should Attend?

  • Port Operators
  • Shipping Company Operators
  • Port Executive Managers
  • Captain and Ship’ Officer

Course Details/Schedule

Day 1

  • Inland Waterways
  • Inland Waterway Ports
  • Rules of the waterways
  • Collision Avoidance Rules

Day 2

  • Harbor Master Responsibility
  • Inland Port Traffic
  • Inland Port Shipping Accidents

Day 3

  • Port Safety
  • Safety equipment
  • Safety Port Operation
  • Port Security and Safety

Day 4

  • Environmental Protection Inland Ports
  • The Green Port
  • Port Rehabilitation
  • Maintenance / Preservation

Day 5

  • Getting Rid of Old or Damaged Flares
  • Training and Documentation
  • Insurance