Port/Marine Facility Security Officer (Recognized by Transport Canada as meeting the intent of Parts A/17, B/18 of the ISPS Code and Sections 305,306 of the Canadian MTSR)

Course Section List

Start DateEnd DateHoursLocationCostRegister
19 Dec 202221 Dec 202221Marine Institute Ridge Road$800.00
14 Feb 202316 Feb 202321Marine Institute Ridge Road$800.00

Certificate Awarded

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 Port/Marine Facility Security Officer (MFSO), as defined in section A/2.1.8 (and section A/17) of the ISPS Code, and sections 305 and 306 of the Canadian Marine Transportation Security Regulations, and in particular the duties and responsibilities with respect to the security of a port /marine facility, for ensuring the development (or for developing) of a Port/Marine Facility Security Assessment, for ensuring the development (or for developing), of implementing, maintaining and updating a Port/Marine Facility Security Plan and for liaising with Company Security Officer’s(CSO’s) and Ship Security Officers (SSO’s).  

Course Outline

1.0 Introduction

2.0 Maritime Security Policy

3.0 Security Responsibilities

4.0 Port/Marine Facility Security Assessment and On-Scene Inspections

5.0 Security Equipment

6.0 Port/Marine Facility Security Plan

7.0 Threat Identification, Recognition and Response

8.0 Port/Marine Facility Security Actions

9.0 Emergency Preparedness, Drills, and Exercises

10.0 Security Administration

11.0 Security Training

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.