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This course is intended to satisfy the necessities for coaching set get in the International Ship and Port Facility Security Code (ISPS Code) and also the steering set get in the SOLAS rules 1974. The Ship Security Officer position was formalised below the rules listed higher than and also the coaching has become obligatory for all those desire to fulfil the role of the Ship Security Officer on vessels over five hundred tonnes.

Course Content

The course is run over three days and covers:
• ISPS Code background & introduction
• Maritime Security Threats (including current & intensive detail on the
piracy threat)
• ISPS Duties & Responsibilities
• Maritime Security Levels
• The Ship Security Assessment
• The Ship Security set up
• Security Verification & Certification
• Interaction with Vessels, Authorities & Ports
• Training, Drills & Exercises
• coaching the Trainer
• Suspicious Persons & Behaviour & escape of Security
• Weapons & Explosives
• sensible protecting Measures & Contingency coming up with (including anti 
piracy procedures & drills)
• Documents, Records, Communications & Confidentiality
• Specialist counter piracy non-lethal acoustic instrumentation coaching

In addition to the obligatory ISPS Code coaching, our SSO course conjointly contains a high counter piracy content and sensible recommendation on addressing security incidents and contingency plans. Our course isn't ‘death by PowerPoint’, however interactive and includes cluster exercises and discussions.


To be awarded the Ship Security Officer Qualification you need to meet the MCA entry demand of getting twelve months ocean service inside the businessperson Navy, Royal Navy,Royal Marines, on vessels of over 80gt or 24m, or be ready to show identical level of seafaring expertise and information of ship operation. Candidates while not the pre-course expertise can receive a certificate of Proficiency in selected Security Duties, to be upgraded to SSO on completion of entry necessities.


This course is appropriate for those utilized within the maritime business seeking to interact in aspects of security, or United Nations agency ar seeking to become utilized as a Ship Security Officer (SSO) or add counter piracy groups. it's conjointly appropriate for security professionals seeking to expand their employability or practice skills into the burgeoning maritime security sector. particularly new entrants to the maritime security sector would be expected to possess this qualification before employment or getting. there's no previous coaching or expertise needed. However, basic acquirement and skill ar needed thanks to course content & information of the maritime business would be helpful.

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“Thank you for the course that was nice and precious the interactive bits of it as well” Yacht Manager

”Good course, sensible instruction, nice relaxed environment” consultant


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