Training package on HNS spill management
This training package includes the following modules: General aspects on HNS (maritime transport, accidentology, methodological approach, properties and behaviour), Prevention and Preparedness (regulation and media communication included), Response (personal and collective protections, challenges and limits at sea, response to bulk carriers, container ships, liquefied gas) and Post-crisis actions (environmental monitoring and compensation). Its target public are officers likely to attend command and control units set up during an incident such as Tactical, Scientific, Technical Advisory, Environment Groups or officers who are part of the planning and response arrangements to shoreline pollution incidents. It is made up of presentations in pdf format and it is available in two versions, with and without comments supporting the contents of the slides. It also includes posters illustrating the following issues: Approaching disabled vessels; Collective protection; Methodological approach; and Regulation.
The Mariner exercise tool enables planners to prepare and facilitate bespoke exercises for HNS maritime incidents. To use the tool please download the zip file above (click on "Download") where you can find the Quick Reference Guide and the full Manual. To access the tool follow the link provided in the Quick Reference Guide (using Google Chrome as your browser) and refer to the Manual for more detailed information on preparing and running exercises. Notice that the manuals are available in English and Spanish, but the tool is in English only.
E-learning course on Maritime Pollution and the International Health Regulations
The eLearning course includes an introduction to International Health Regulations (IHR), a module explaining how maritime pollution may require assessment under IHR and an interactive case study to provide users with a fictitious scenario to assess using the IHR decision instrument. The eLearning will complement additional materials being developed by the World Health Organization on IHR. To undertake this course please download and follow the instructions in the document provided.
Training Package on HNS Modelling and Environmental Impact
A Mediawiki webpage covering different aspects of HNS modelling and environmental impact assessment. The main contents are completed with slide presentations, interviews, articles, manuals, etc.
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