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MCA approved (online) Maritime Security Training - Proficiency in Designated Security Duties (PDSD)


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 in Security Awareness (PSA) & Proficiency in Designated Security Duties (PDSD) are offered fully online.

For crew members from the Commercial Shipping, Offshore Oil & Gas, and SuperYacht Industries you can now complete MCA approved courses online in the comfort of your home or office and at your own pace; as an alternative to classroom based training.

Featured Online Training course this week at Seaway Academy - MCA approved Security Training - 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).

To view our many Online Training courses for Ships, Oil Rigs, and Yacht crew go to:

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