Malaysians Palm Oil Surveying Course
The Malaysians Palm Oil Surveying Course has been held annually since
The objectives of the course are :-
to enhance the efficiency and quality of surveying oil palm products,
to disseminate knowledge on proper handling, transfer, storage and
oil palm products.
Oil Palm Products Surveyors Examination
The purpose of the exam is to enhance the professionalism of Malaysian
oil palm products surveyors.
This is aimed to produce surveyors that are
knowledgeable of :
the oil palm oil products surveying practices and
the basic physical and chemical characteristics of all palm oil
and its quality presentation.
the basic physical and chemical characteristics of all oil palm
Standard Surveying Practices for Oil Palm Products
The surveying procedures are :
to ensure that surveying of palm oil products, is carried out
to ensure that reports issued are supported by recorded facts obtained
survey and traceable to the
surveying work .
This standard surveying procedures covers :
the surveying practices including sampling during loading and discharge at
installation and on board the ship
recommended documentation/records of the survey.
The purpose of the scheme is to evaluate the licensed applicant(s)/licensed
premise for the testing oil
palm products for commercial purposes or issuance
of analytical reports.
The scheme involves evaluation of :
the facilities and competency of palm oil laboratories
personnel(s) who conduct the testing and signatory of the reports
fully equipped to conduct tests under the normal parameters as
in standard contracts
maintain proper records of analysis, conduct routine maintenance and
calibration of equipment
observe strictly all safety standards and requirement during