STCW Ship Security Officer - East Coast College

Course:STCW Ship Security Officer

Price (exc. VAT):

£ 650

Course Type:




Approved seagoing service of not less than 12 months


At the discretion of the MCA - appropriate sea service (minimum three months) and knowledge of ships operations to enable you to achieve the objectives of the training

Course Content

The course covers security both onboard the ship and the interface between ship, operating company and port facility.

Topics include:

An introduction to the background of the ISPS Code and relevant legislation

The company security organisation, the roles of the CSO and SSO, security requirements and security administration

Ship security assessments, the ship security plan, methods of conducting audits and ship and port facility security measures

Behavioural patterns of people likely to threaten security

Recognition and detection of weapons

Testing and calibration of security equipment and systems