Ship Security Officer

Course Section List

Start DateEnd DateHoursLocationCostRegister
04 Jan 202306 Jan 202321Marine Institute Ridge Road$800.00
20 Feb 202322 Feb 202321Marine Institute Ridge Road$800.00

Certificate Awarded

Transport Canada Training Certificate;
Marine Institute Certificate of Achievement


Course Description

This course provides knowledge to those who may be designated to perform the duties and responsibilities of a Ship Security Officer (SSO), as defined in section A/2.1.6 (and section A/12.1) of the ISPS Code, and in particular the duties and responsibilities with respect to the security of a ship, for implementing and maintaining a Ship Security Plan and for liaising with the Company Security Officer (CSO) and with Port Facility Security Officers (PFSOs).  

Course Outline

1.0 Introduction

2.0 Maritime Security Policy

3.0 Security Responsibilities

4.0 Ship Security Assessment

5.0 Security Equipment

6.0 Ship Security Plan

7.0 Threat Identification, Recognition and Response

8.0 Ship Security Actions

9.0 Emergency Preparedness, Drills, and Exercises

10.0 Security Administration

11.0 Security Training

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Minimum class sizes are required to deliver courses, should these minimums not be achieved classes could be postponed or rescheduled.