Ballast Water Management – Training Course ONLINE


The Ballast Water Management Convention or BWM Convention is a treaty adopted by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) in order to help prevent the spread of potentially harmful aquatic organisms and pathogens in ships’ ballast water. Proper use of ballast water management system will prevent build up and spread of harmful organisms in marine environment.


  • The course will cover the following topics:
  • Main requirements of ballast water management
  • BWM treatment technologies
  • Ballast water management practices
  • Ballast Water Exchange
  • Responsibilities Onboard
  • BWM plan
  • BWM record book


Participants will obtain knowledge and procedures how to properly record and handle ballast water in order to minimize transfers of harmful organisms in marine environment. Key responsibilities on board and main requirements of ballast water management shall be shown.


One day


English and Croatian

Items to Bring

National Photographic Identification or Passport, Photo


Trogir, Croatia
Hotel booking assisted for participants living far from Trogir.

Distance learning option

Yes (e-learning / online)


All participants have to complete a questionnaire in order to obtain the certificate.

Certification – Diploma

All persons who successfully complete the course based on the performance standards will receive certificate with unlimited validity in line with Offshore International Industries guidelines. This Training follows international standards of quality and meets the ISO 9001-2015 requirements.


140 EUR


Contact us by email or fax for registration as an individual or group.