SOPEP / SMPEP Familiarization – Training Course ONLINE


A SOPEP / SMPEP is a prevention plan carried on board vessels to get an overview of possible procedures in case of an oil spill. A Shipboard Oil Pollution Emergency Plan (SOPEP) carried by vessels over 400 GT, and a Shipboard Marine Pollution Emergency Plan (SMPEP) is carried also by vessels of 150 GT and above, certified to carry noxious liquid substances in bulk. During pollution incidents each crew member on board needs to safely and swiftly perform its duty role as per emergency plan in order to prevent or mitigate environmental pollution.


  • The course will cover the following topics:
  • Introduction to SOPEP
  • Introduction to SMPEP
  • Regulations & requirements
  • Pollution Emergency Plan
  • List of National Contact Points
  • Best practices
  • Pollution equipment
  • Reporting
  • Safety first


After this course participants will acquire knowledge and procedures to efficiently and timely fight pollution on board without endangering anybody around (safety first). Learn what are the proper steps for response provided in Shipboard Oil and Pollution Emergency Plan / Shipboard Marine Pollution Emergency Plan, how to perform reporting etc.


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.


50 USD