The course aims to provide the knowledge required for seafarers with designated security duties in connection with a Ship Security Plan (SSP) to perform their duties in accordance with the requirements of Chapter XI-2 of SOLAS 74 as amended, the ISPS Code, and section A-VI/6 of the STCW Code, as amended.

The course covers the theory and practical exercises on the applicable provisions of the ISPS Code and Chapter XI-2 (Special measures to enhance maritime security), of SOLAS 74, as amended.

The course complies with the requirement of Regulation VI/6 (Mandatory minimum requirements for security-related training and instruction for all seafarers), of the STCW convention, as amended; and Section A-VI/6, Paragraph 4-8, Tables A-VI/6-1 and A-VI/6-2 of the STCW Code 2010 Manila Amendments; taking into account the recommendations prescribed in the IMO Model Course 3.26, Security Training for Seafarers with Designated Security Duties, 202 Edition and IMO Model Course 3.27, Security Awareness Training for All Seafarer, 2012 Edition.

Entry Requirement
Seafarers or other shipboard personnel who will not be assigned specific security duties in connection with the SSP and/ or;

Seafarers or other shipboard personnel who are likely to have designated security duties in connection with the SSP.

Seafarers who have already completed the Ship Security Officer (IMO Model Course 3.19) under the 2006 Amendments and attended the updated SSO Model Course 3.19 in accordance with the 2010 Manila Amendments and those who completed the 2012 Edition are exempted from this course

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