In line with ISPS Code chapter xi-2 of SOLAS 74 amended, successful completion ofthese course enables the candidate to do the following;
Training as been desigend based on the MSC/Circ 1154 "Guidelines on training and certification for Company Security Officers" and aims to provide knowledge to those who may be designated to perform the duties and responsibilities ofa company Security Officer(CSO) as defined in paragraph 2.1.7 of the ISPS Code, part A. In particular, the duties and responsibilites with respect to the security of the ship, for ensuring the development of a ship security assessment, for ensuring the development of implementation, maintenance and updating of a Ship Security Plan, and or liaising with Ship Security Officers(SSOs) and with Port Facility Security Officers(PFSOs).
Seafarers shall receive security related familiarization and security awareness training in accordance with section A vi/6, paragraphs 1 to 4 of the STCW Code and shallmeet the appropriate standard of competence specified therein. Upon successful completion of this course, candidate should be able to demonstarte sufficient knowledge of current security threats and patterns, recognition and detection of weapons, dangerous substances and devices, techniques used to circumvent security measures, security related communications, inspection, control and monitoring techniques, methods of physical searches of persons, personal effects, baggage, cargo and ship stores..
This course is intended to provide the knowledge required to enable personnel without designated security duties in connection with a Ship Security Plan (SSP) to enhance ship security in accordance with the requirements of Chapter X1-2 of SOLAS 4 as amended, the ISPS Code, and section A-VI/6-1 of the SSTCW Code, as amended.