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Proficiency in Designated Security Duties (A-VI/6-2)

105 Medina Village, Bridge Road, Cowes, Isle of Wight PO31 7LP

  • Price: £150 (Inc VAT if applicable)

Course Details

  • School Red Ensign Training
  • Location 105 Medina Village, Bridge Road, Cowes, Isle of Wight PO31 7LP
  • All Dates Please contact us for dates and availability
  • Duration 1 day(s)
  • Accommodation Included No

Course Outline

This 1 day hour course is designed to give those onboard ship who have a designated security duty the essential education and training to meet the requirements set out in the STCW code which supports Chapter XI-2 of the annex to the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) 1974, as amended and the International Ship and Port Facility security (ISPS) Code.

Security awareness training must be undertaken by all seafarers employed or engaged in any capacity on ships that are required to comply with the ISPS Code.

Content & Objectives

Understand the importance of ship security and the roles and responsibilities of the organisations and individuals involved

The definition of a security risk and threats to a vessel, its crew, cargo and operations

Understand both the capabilities and limitations of maritime security methods, equipment and systems

Understand the content of a ship's security plan and its implementation.

Understand your role and your limitations as an member of the ship's security detail at all three security levels.

Learning Mode

This course is classroom based and delivered at the Red Ensign training facility in Cowes.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal requirements for this course however you should be over 18 years of age.


The cost of this course is £150 inc VAT.

If you require accommodation during the course we can help with a list of local crew houses, B&Bs and hotels to suit all budgets.

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Red Ensign Training

105 Medina Village, Bridge Road, Cowes, Isle of Wight PO31 7LP

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