The IMSBC e-learning course was written and is supplied by National Cargo Bureau (NCB), based in New York, USA .
The IMSBC training course is based on the 2020 Edition, incorporating Amendment 05-19 of the Code, which entered into force on 1 January 2021 and remains in force until 31 December 2022. A copy of the relevant 2020 IMSBC Code is required to follow and complete the guides.
The course should be of interest to ship’s officers, vessel operators, bulk terminal operators, stevedores, ship agents, surveyors and others in the maritime/bulk cargo field
How to buy
You can register for the IMSBC e-learning course on the National Cargo Bureau website from this web page. The course login details are automatically sent to you via the NCB website once payment has been received.
The price of each course is USD 55.00. It takes around 6-8 hours to complete.
The courses are divided into three sections:
- Course slides
- Download certificate of completion
The IMSBC Code e-reader can be purchased from Exis Technologies here
Online training – flexible training approach which allows you to train in your own time rather than attending time consuming classroom sessions.
Course completion certificate – you will have a record of your training to keep for future reference.