The STCW Convention and Code as amended by the Manila amendments (2010) contains new necessities concerning security coaching. This coaching is needed by all personnel used or engaged aboard ships to that the ISPS Code applies. These laws came into force in January 2012.
All seafarers with selected security duties inside the ship security arrange are going to be needed to carry a “Proficiency in selected Security Duties” (PDSD) certificate.
IMSA is proud to introduce their greenhorn MCA approved “Proficiency in selected Security Duties” course.
Proficiency in selected Security Duties (PDSD) coaching is distributed by MCA & DfT Maritime authorised trainers with the very best levels of maritime security expertise thus once you return to U.S. for maritime security coaching of any kind you'll take care you're obtaining the most effective within the trade.