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19-21 March 2019

LNG Bunkering Europe Training Course

A comprehensive guide to LNG bunkering operations, regulation, safety and vessel design.

The only 3-day course offering theoretical and practical training on LNG bunkering plus an exclusive site visit to Klaipėda LNG terminal. Accredited by IMarEST

Register your interest

Interested to attend? Contact us now to reserve your place and be the first to know when registration for this course and terminal visit is open. Places for both the training and site visit are limited.

Highlights of the 2019 course:

4 extensive modules, 22 key topics
  • Module 1 – LNG safety and risk assessment 
  • Module 2 – LNG vessel design
  • Module 3 – LNG operations, bunkering procedures and handling
  • Module 4 – LNG commercial considerations
LNG terminal visit: New location!

As part of the course programme, attendees will have the opportunity to see bunkering up and close and visit the LNG terminal in Klaipėda port, operated by Klaipėdos nafta. 

Put into operation in December 2014, Klaipeda LNG terminal is one of the most important facilities in Lithuania ensuring the national energy security. 

Course topics include:

Build a solid foundation on all aspects of LNG bunkering.  

Detailed learning on the different bunkering methods including:

  • Truck-to-ship transfer (TTS)
  • Ship-to-ship transfer (STS)
  • Terminal/Pipeline-to-ship transfer (PTS)
  • Portable tank systems
Course features
  • Risk Assessment Workshop:

The practical workshop helps delegates understand LNG risks and the regulatory processes.

  • Final Assessment Session:

Consolidate and apply your knowledge in the multiple choice exam at the end of the course.

Learning styles
  • Interactivity – work through practical exercises in groups, and create strategies for your business
  • Experts on hand throughout to provide up to date guidance and coaching 
  • Learn from your fellow workshop group participants – what did they do differently and why?
Final assessment

Delegates will have a unique opportunity to apply and consolidate their knowledge of the LNG bunkering processes with a multiple-choice test on the 4 core modules covered in the course at the end of Day 3.

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Meet the 2019 course lecturers:

Receive invaluable insights and guidance from two experts with over 47 years’ experience between them:

  • RAY GILLETT, General Manager at GTT Training
  • DAVID HAYNES, Consultant and Technical Director (SGMF) at Penguin Energy

LNG terminal visit

Visit the LNG floating storage and regasification unit terminal in the port of Klaipeda, operated by Klaipedos Nafta.

The tour of the plant is included in the course ticket fee but places are limited.


The LNG Bunkering Training Course has been approved by the CPD working group of IMarEST and attendees can receive an official CPD certificate for their course activity. 



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