Security Awareness Training for Seafarers with Designated Security Duties

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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 seafarers with designated security responsibilities, as defined in Table A-VI/6-2 of the STCW Code, and Section 213 of the Canadian MTSR, and in particular the duties and responsibilities with respect to assisting the Vessel Security Officer in enhancing the security of a vessel.    Online options available.  When delivered online this 12.5 hour course is delivered Online, supported by the learning management system BRIGHTSPACE (formally Desire2Learn or D2L). This web-based platform will allow you to access your course materials and communicate with your instructor and classmates. This two day course will consist of live online lectures for the course duration, supplemented with assigned course work, followed by an online invigilated written exam at the end."

Course Outline

1.0 Introduction

2.0 Maritime Security Policy

3.0 Security Responsibilities

4.0 Vessel Security Assessment

5.0 Security Equipment

6.0 Threat Identification, Recognition and Response

7.0 Vessel Security Actions

8.0 Emergency Preparedness, Drills, and Exercises

9.0 Security Administration

ATTENTION: Your acceptance notification will be E-mailed to the E-mail account you provide during the registration process. Please remember to check your Junk E-mail folder for any communications that may have been filtered to that location.

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