Overview top

You will learn about the importance of ship security and the roles and responsibilities of the organisations and individuals involved; what Constitutes a security risk, threat and vulnerability to the ship, its personnel , cargo and operations; the capabilities and limitations of security methods, equipment and systems; how to maintain the measures in a ship security plan and related requirements and how to maintain the effectiveness of security arrangements, procedures and equipment at the three levels, taking into account their limitations.


1 day (8 hours)

Qualifications achieved:

STCW/MCA certificate that meets the requirements of Table A-VI/6-2 STCW CODE.

Entry Requirements top

No prior training required though sea going experience would be an advantage.

Assessment top

Oral questioning and written multi choice paper.

Professional Opportunities top

Delegates can follow this with “Ship Security Officer”

Further Information top

Telephone the Marine Booking Centre on 0191 427 3772 or email marine@stc.ac.uk

Please contact us for more information, or call 0191 427 3772

Dates & Fees

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