This course is meant to fulfill the wants for coaching ordered come in the International Ship and Port Facility Security Code (ISPS Code) and also the steering ordered come in the SOLAS laws 1974. The Port Facility Security Officer (PFSO) position was formalised beneath the laws listed on top of and also the coaching has become necessary for all those wish to fulfil the role of the Port Facility Security Officer at facilities coupling vessels concerned in international transits.
The course is run over three days and covers:
• ISPS Code background & introduction
• Maritime Security Threats
• ISPS Duties & Responsibilities
• Maritime Security Levels
• The Port Facility Security Assessment
• The Port Facility Security arrange
• Security Verification & Certification
• Interaction with Vessels
• Training, Drills & Exercises
• coaching the Trainer
• Suspicious Persons & Behaviour & evasion of Security
• Weapons & Explosives
• sensible protecting Measures & Contingency designing
• Documents, Records, Communications & Confidentiality
Successful candidates can reach AN DFT ISPS recognised Port Facility Security Officer certificate, approved by (Department for Transport)/ MLTS.
IMO member states with ports operated beneath the ISPS Code.
This course is appropriate for those utilized within the port sector of the maritime business seeking to interact in aspects of security, or UN agency area unit seeking to become utilized as a Port Facility Security Officer (PFSO)in the united kingdom. it's additionally appropriate for security professionals seeking to expand their employability or practice skills into the burgeoning maritime oil & gas security sectors. particularly several new entrants to the maritime security sector would be expected to possess this qualification before employment or acquiring. there's no previous coaching or expertise needed. However, basic acquirement and acquisition area unit needed attributable to course content & information of the maritime business would be helpful.
As a security skilled i used to be asked to run the protection for a personal island. while not this qualification I couldn't have taken the work. many thanks Eos, skilled as ever! – Security Manager – personal Caribbean Island