This one-day course is accredited by the UK MCA, meeting the requirements of the STCW Convention and the ISPS Code, as amended by the Manila amendments (2010). Training in Designated Security Duties must be undertaken by seafarers, engaged on ships which are required to comply with the provisions of the ISPS Code, who have designated duties under the Ship Security Plan.
Upon successful completion of this training delegates will receive a recognized STCW Certificate of Proficiency in Designated Security Duties.
The aim of the course is to ensure delegates are able to:
- Maintain the conditions set out in a ship security plan;
- Recognize security risk and threats;
- Undertake regular security inspections; and
- Properly use security equipment and systems.