The course is intended to provide the knowledge required to enable persons without designated security duties in connection with a Ship Security Plan (SSP) to enhance ship security in accordance with the requirements of Chapter XI – 2 of SOLAS 74 as amended, the ISPS Code, and section A-VI/6-1 of the STCW Code, as amended.
WHO WOULD BENEFIT?
This course is mandatory for any individual who intends to pursue a career at sea or offshore.
DURATION & DELIVERY
One (1) day. Classes are from 08:00 to 16:00 hrs.
Those who successfully complete this course should achieve thee required standard of competence enabling them to contribute to the enhancement of maritime security through heightened awareness and the ability to recognize security threats and to respond appropriately. This knowledge shall include, but is not limited to:
- The meaning and the consequential requirements of the different security levels
- Knowledge of emergency procedures and contingency plans
- Recognition and detection of weapons, dangerous substances and devices;
- Recognition , on a non- discriminator basis, of characteristics and behavioral patterns of persons who are likely to threaten security
- Techniques used to circumvent security measures
Source: International Maritime Organization 2012-
Security Awareness Training for all Seafarers
This course is modular and consists of the following:
- Maritime Security Policy
- Security Responsibilities
- Threat identification, Recognition and Response
- Ship Security Actions
- Emergency Preparedness, Drills and Exercises
- Working knowledge of English and basic numeracy
Upon successful completion of all training requirements you will receive a certificate from the Institute
After completion of this course, a written evaluation will be administered to ascertain feedback for all participants.