Assessment OICEW-9-1C

Monitor oily water separator system

Assessed in EN-2231 Sea Term II: Marine Engineering


Aboard ship or in an approved simulator, given access to an oily water separator system 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 ows.

Identify and describe at least the following:

  • suction line
  • discharge line
  • flushing line
  • slop tank
  • pump
  • solenoid valves
  • relief valve
  • control panel
  • instrumentation
  • operating pressure
  • waste oil discharge
  • oil level probe

Trace the suction and discharge of the OWS.

Trace system for current operating condition

Monitor the OWS.

Monitor OWS for at least one hour

Check bilge level

Maintain OWS log

Apply regulations to the operation of the OWS

Know permissible oil content for discharge

Fill out sample Oil Record Book

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

Competence Knowledge, Understanding & Proficiency Task

Operate fuel, lubrication, ballast and other pumping systems and associated control systems

A5.3 Oily-water separators (or-similar equipment) requirements and operation

Monitor oily water separator system

Published: 2016-10-28-04:00