This course educates students on identifying different types of oil spills, and the measures that can be taken to prevent and minimize damage.
Would you like to learn more about oil spills, and how these can be prevented? Part One of the Marine Oil Spills Pollution Prevention and Response (MOSPPR) Course provides the foundation to oil spills by introducing the topic, and describing the properties, behaviour and fate of oil spills. In addition, it goes into detail on the impact that an oil spill can have on the environment, according to the level of sensitivity of the area.
The following course should enable you to:
This course is aimed at all those who would like to learn more about oil spills, and gain an overview on the main sources of oil released into the marine environment, their relative importance, and their principle causes.
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