This document is written at a level suitable for organisations involved in training officers for LNG cargo operations. The high-level nature of the content is directed at a reader who is technically qualified and experienced in the subject of training and LNG operations.
This document updates and replaces the previous edition LNG Shipping Suggested Competency Standards (2008). This update reflects changes in technology and lessons learnt from incidents since the previous edition was published. Floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU) operations are a significant addition that is now covered by this edition.