Qualifies participants for an appointed security officer role, responsible for ensuring the security of a Ship. AMSA approved, meeting the requirements of STCW Reg VI/5 and Code Section A-VI/5, Table A-VI/5. This course meets the requirements of the International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) Code.
The course meets the requirements of the International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) Code, which was developed by the IMO to apply to Ships and Port facilities all over the world. The Ship Security Officer is approved by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA).
Australian and international participants who wish to work as appointed security officers on ships. If outside Australia, please confirm with your maritime authority that they will accept the certification outcomes of the course.
The following certificates will be issued by AMC to participants who successfully complete* this course (please note all certificates meet the requirements of the ISPS Code):
*100% attendance, full participation and completion of all exercises is required.
Australian Maritime Safety Authority
Antigua and Barbuda Department of Marine Services and Merchant Shipping | Bahamas Maritime Authority | Bermuda Shipping and Maritime Authority | Maritime Authority of the Cayman Islands | Marine Department of Hong Kong | Liberian Registry | Republic of Marshall Islands Maritime Administrator | Panama Maritime Authority.