Offshore Stability & Ballast Control For Semi-submersibles (Stability 2)

Provide an understanding of the response of column-stabilised floating units to loading and environmental forces and damage control.


The course consists of the following modules:

  • Hydrostatic parameters
  • List and trim
  • Damaged stability
  • Deck loading
  • Motions in a seaway
  • Mooring system effects
  • Ballast control
  • Operating procedures
  • Daily loading reports

Maersk Training Certification is recognized internationally by the offshore Oil and Gas industry. A Maersk Training Certificate will be issued on successful completion of this course and examination. The certificate issued will comply with the requirements of the United Kingdom and Canada; US Coast Guard (USCG) and the International Maritime Organization (IMO) but will not be accredited.