IMO Level 3

IMO Level 3 / Spill Management
Management and Planning of Spill Response Operations, Third Level of Response

Target Group

This course is designed for all senior managers, administrators and senior officials who may be involved in planning for or managing the response to an oil spill.

Course Objectives

Delegates will gain an understanding of the complexities of oil spill management and consider the political and media pressures, the safety issues concerning response personnel and the public and the post-operational requirements.

Course outline

  • Effective response organisations
  • Causes, fate and consequences of oil spills
  • The roles of Government and other key stakeholders
  • Legal frameworks and international conventions
  • Liability for claims and compensations
  • Risk assessment
  • Contingency Planning
  • The Incident Controller
  • Response options
  • Operational limitations of response strategies
  • Resource requirements
  • Terminating a response
  • Media awareness
  • Theoretical exercises

Course Duration

3 days


3 years

Pre Course Requirement

Whilst not compulsory, participants are encouraged to undertake the IMO Level 1 Oil Spill Response Course before attending this course.

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