Marine Risk Assessment CBT

Marine Risk Assessment Computer Based Training

The Marine Risk Assessment CBT is a software package designed to fulfill your needs in Risk Assessment training. The CBT is contains a presentation section, an examination section, and an administration section. There are two different versions. One for Tankers and one for Bulk Carriers.


The CBT is divided into 10 chapters. These are:

  • Introduction to the concept of risk assessment
  • Evolution of risk assessment and introduction into marine applications
  • The perception of risk
  • Risk terminology and risk management process
  • Hazard identification
  • Risk ranking methods and criteria
  • The human factor and allocation of resources
  • On board implementation of risk assessment
  • Introduction explaining use of forms & checklists
  • Actual cases


The user at any time may take the examination which consists of 20 randomly generated questions out of a pool of about 80 total questions.  The exam is based on the contents of the CBT’s presentation and covers all chapters from 1 to 8.


The pass/fail percentage is of the exam is 75% or 15 right answers out of 20. 


When the user passes the examination, the certification attestation button is enabled in the “View User” button of the administration panel, so the user may ask the administrator to print a certification attestation.


Be aware that only the last examination score is saved in the user’s current record. (Previous results can be seen in the records section of the View User screen where the previous tests can be seen).


Technologies Used

Microsoft .NET 4.0, XVid Video Codec, MP3, DirectX, GDI+, DirectX 9.0


System Specification

CPU Intel or AMD 1.5GHz, 1Gb RAM, 600MB free disk space, 40x CD-ROM, Sound Card, Windows XP, Windows XP64, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8



This software is protected against unauthorized copying. Each CBT copy produces a serial key unique for every PC and requires an activation key in order for the software to operate. The first time you run the program, you will be presented with a window that provides you with a serial number. You will have to provide TQC with that serial in order to obtain an activation code. You can either send it via e-mail at, or telephone (the company's contact details are written in the activation window). You have to complete the installation and activation procedure as a windows administrator. When you receive the activation key from TQC, type it in the appropriate space, and the software activation will be complete. The activation is a one time procedure for each PC. After the activation the software will run normally. Each CD provided is licensed for one activation only.