Maritime & Port Security

(MCA) Maritime & Coastguard Agency (STCW/ISPS) approved security courses

Are you currently working on-board ship or planning to move into the Maritime or Port Sectors?  Under the International Ship & Port Facility (ISPS) Code and STCW Convention, you are required to possess relevant maritime security certification as part of your training.  These Maritime & Coastguard Agency (MCA) approved courses have been written in accordance with the compliance requirements of the UK Department for Transport and covers a wide range of relevant subject matter.  Proficiency as Ship Security Officer (SSO), Proficiency in Security Awareness (PSA) & Proficiency in Designated Security Duties (PDSD) are offered fully online.

 
Ship Security Officer (SSO)
Proficiency in Designated
Security Duties (PDSD)
Proficiency in Security Awareness (PSA)
Proficiency in Designated
Security Duties (PDSD) - Yachts
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MCA Approved (STCW ISPS) Proficiency as Ship Security Officer (SSO) Course (online)

This online SSO course has been written by MCA Certified Ship Security & Company Security Officers, and covers the six Learning Outcomes required under the knowledge, Understanding & Proficiency (KUP) of the Merchant Navy Training Board (MNTB) in accordance with the ISPS Code.

Who Should Attend?

Those Ship’s officers who have been, or are likely to be appointed as the Ship Security Officers under the ISPS Code should take this Fully Online, MCA Approved (STCW ISPS) Ship Security Officer Course. This course is delivered by Virtual Training Centre, providers of Online Maritime Training Solutions.

Course Syllabus

£560.00 exl. VAT

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MCA Approved (STCW/ISPS) Proficiency in Designated Security Duties (PDSD) Course (online)

Training in Proficiency in Designated Security Duties (PDSD) must be undertaken by all seafarers and security personnel who are engaged onboard ship, who have been assigned designated duties under the Ship’s Security Plan (SSP).

This fully Online Proficiency in Designated Security Duties (PDSD) course provides the learner with the relevant Knowledge, Understanding & Proficiency (KUP) as per the requirements laid out by STCW.  This course is delivered by Virtual Training Centre, providers of Online Maritime Training Solutions.

Course Syllabus

£195.00 exl. VAT

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MCA Approved (STCW/ISPS) Proficiency in Security Awareness (PSA) Course (online)

The PSA Course is a mandatory minimum requirement for the security training of all shipboard personnel. The STCW Convention and Code as amended by the Manila amendments (2010) contains new requirements regarding security training. Anyone working on board, or frequenting a ship to which the ISPS Code applies must possess at a minimum, the Proficiency in Security Awareness (PSA) certification. This fully Online Proficiency in Security Awareness (PSA) course provides the learner with the relevant Knowledge, Understanding & Proficiency (KUP) as per the requirements laid out by STCW.  This course is delivered by Virtual Training Centre, providers of Online Maritime Training Solutions.

Course Syllabus

£95.00 exl. VAT

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MCA Approved (STCW/ISPS)  Proficiency in Designated Security Duties (PDSD) Course (online) for Superyachts

This 100% Online MCA Approved (STCW ISPS) Proficiency in Designated Security Duties (PDSD) Course tailored for the Superyacht sector, provides the required knowledge, understanding and proficiency to the yacht's crew & staff who have been entrusted with fulfilling designated security duties on board the superyacht to increase the security and safety of the vessel whilst in port, or at sea. Studies have demonstrated that crewmembers with high-quality training are more proficient in both a stressful environment and during a security-related incident.  This course is delivered by Virtual Training Centre, providers of Online Maritime Training Solutions.

Course Syllabus

£195.00 exl. VAT
 
 
 
Maritime English Test 

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Online Test of Maritime English for Cruise Ship Staff / CPD Approved

The CPD Accredited Test of Maritime English for Cruise Ship Staff is an English test designed to assist cruise ship operators and employers make recruiting and training decisions by assessing the English language understanding and skills of existing or potential cruise ship employees. The assessment is suitable for candidates of any role, rank or nationality.  The test is designed around the approved guidelines for Maritime English developed by the International Maritime Organization (IMO). These guidelines are combined with internationally-recognized methods for English language testing to form a rigorous and accurate testing system for use in the maritime sector.  This course is delivered by Virtual Training Centre, providers of Online Maritime Training Solutions.

Course Syllabus

£20.00 exl. VAT

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Online Test of Maritime English for Seafarers & Deck Officers (CPD Approved)

The CPD Accredited Test of Maritime English for Deck Officers is an English test designed to assist ship operators and employers make recruiting and training decisions by assessing the English language understanding and skills of existing or potential Deck Officers. The assessment is suitable for candidates of any rank or nationality. The test is designed around the approved guidelines for Maritime English developed by the International Maritime Organization (IMO). These guidelines are combined with internationally-recognized methods for English language testing to form a rigorous and accurate testing system for use in the maritime sector.  This course is delivered by Virtual Training Centre, providers of Online Maritime Training Solutions.

Course Syllabus

£20.00 exl. VAT