Assessment OICEW-9-1B

Monitor sewage waste treatment plant

Assessed in EN-2231 Sea Term II: Marine Engineering


Aboard ship or in an approved simulator, given access to a sewage waste treatment plant and proper tools and equipment.

Performance Requirements

Behavior Standard
The student will: During assessment, the student shall, at a minimum:

Identify and Describe the visible components of the msd and lift station

Identify and describe at least the following:

  • black water inlet
  • gray water inlet
  • chemical treatment
  • operating discharge pump
  • macerator
  • overflow
  • control panel
  • operating compressors
  • sludge and scum returns

Trace the discharge piping of the msd.

Trace system in auxiliary machinery room only

Monitor the msd.

Monitor for at least one hour

Maintain log

Add chemicals as required

Apply regulations to the operation of the MSD

State requirements for overboard discharge of waste

Supports Table A-III/1 officers in charge of an engineering watch

Competence Knowledge, Understanding & Proficiency Task

Ensure compliance with pollution- prevention requirements

D1.2 Anti-pollution procedures and all associated equipment

Monitor sewage waste treatment plant

Published: 2016-10-28-04:00