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Company & Ship Security Officer

Course Duration

3 Days

Course Objectives

  • Fulfil the documentation requirements
  • Maintain an effective safety and security system for operations
  • Achieve the proficiency required by STCW ’78 Reg. VI/5 and STCW Code Section A-VI/5
  • Understand Maritime Security Threats
  • Conduct Ship Security Assessments
  • Implement Ship Security Plan measures onboard
  • Undertake regular Security Inspections
  • Develop submissions for approval, implementation and maintenance of Ship Security Plans
  • Ensure Security Plans are modified and improved as appropriate, to correct deficiencies and update Plans
  • Enhance security awareness and vigilance
  • Report on all security incidents
  • Carry out Internal Audits of Security Plans and maintain appropriate records
  • Ensure security equipment is properly operated, tested, calibrated and maintained
  • Ensure adequate training, security drills and exercises
  • Identify threats
  • Understand and carry out Risk Assessment