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STCW 95 Ship Security Officer
School: Red Ensign
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Categories: Security, Chief Mate,
City: Cowes
Country: United Kingdom
Start Date: Mar 12th 12
End Date: Mar 14th 12
Cost: £430
Course Description
3 day Ship Security Officer Course

The objectives of this course are to provide attendants with the practical skills and knowledge to undertake the duties of Ship Security Officer.

This course covers the following topics:

Co-ordination and implementation of a ship security plan
Maintain and supervise operation of a ship security plan
Monitoring of the ship's security environment and any necessary modifications, updates or reviews of the ship security plan elements
Regular security inspections of ships to ensure appropriate security measures are maintained
Co-ordinate all the security aspects involved on-board passenger or cargo carrying vessels


Entry Requirements:

Candidates would be expected to have either:

12 months service at sea or appropriate sea service and knowledge of ships operations to ensure sufficient knowledge and practical experience of merchant vessel operations.

Candidates with a police, military or security enforcement background would likely also meet the criteria, if they have got the required sea time.

Any candidate will need to be holder of a Certificate of Competence (CoC).

Regulations for MARSEC personnel
According to new MCA regulations especially for the MARSEC industry
released to the training colleges on 16th September 2011 a STCW Certificate of Proficiency in Designated Security Duties will be issued on course completion if you do not have the required sea time of 12 months.

For participants looking at starting a career in Maritime Security we offer a separate 1 day "Global Piracy Awareness" module which you can combine with your SSO. The cost for the training is £150.00 incl. VAT.

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