Jack-up familiarization

About this course

The course has been created for Officers which would like to increase their knowledge in Jack Up Operations on both traditional and weak legged jack Installations. Understand of scour occurs when structures (Legs) are placed on erodible beds and exposed to current and waves. The course includes detailed knowledge of the hydrodynamic challenges, deep learning of barge's Stability (theories and practical) and effect of the weight on Stability and trim as well as relationship with client – boundaries of responsibilities.


Course content

- Introduction and overview of the Jack-Up Barge operation

- Stability Calculation Afloat / Elevated

- The causes of seabed scour and its effects on jack-up barge stability

- The causes of leg misalignment and its effects on jack-up barge jacking systems

- Ballast water management plan

- How to use jack-up barge systems to maintain jack-up barge stability

- Risk assessment

- Seabed survey

- SUR with legs psn

- Jacking up/down checklist

- Leg loads & inclination

- Pre-load / Pre-spotting check and risk for punch-through

- Rig moving practice (wet and dry transport)

- Cargo manifests

- Lifting register

- Cargo handling and stowage

- Anchor pattern

- Safety Inspection

- Ship’s correspondence

- Job descriptions

- Permit System

- Planned maintenance

- Emergency procedures  


How to book

The course is run on demand, please contact the Admissions Team for information or forthcoming availability:

Telephone: +38 (095) 496 36 37 / +38 (067) 340 52 54 

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Normal office hours are:

Monday - Friday: 09.00 - 16.30 


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