171 ISPS Security: SSO/VSO/PFSO/CSO combo class - $ 999.00

Course Description

ISPS International Ship & Port Security Officers SSO/VSO/CSO/PFSO Combination - Course #171

This 3 day course is USCG Approved by MARAD and is certified by Det Norske Veritas (DNV) for all three levels of security training and certification under the ISPS and MTSA Codes. This course focuses on giving the candidate a comprehensive understanding of the International Ship and Port Security (ISPS) Code and the Maritime Transportation and Safety Act (MTSA) as they pertain to the security officers both onboard the vessel and onshore through company designations at the port facility. Each role and their requirements will be reviewed for a complete understanding of the responsibilities and unique security considerations of each level. This will assist companies in developing and implementing their security plans.

Subjects Include:
ISPS & MTSA Code Overviews
Developing a Threat & Risk Analysis
Developing Security Plans
Implementing Security Plans
Choosing Security Equipment
Training & Drill Requirements
Developing an Incident Command
Identifying Suspicious Behavior
Identifying Suspicious Items
Conducting Physical Searches
Using Security Equipment
Maintaining Security Equipment
Organizing Onboard Training & Drills
Managing Onboard Training & Drills
Managing On-going Threats
Port/Facility Security Issues 
The Role of the Security Officer
Certification Includes:
Ship/Vessel Security Officer (SSO/VSO)
Company Security Officer (CSO)
Port/Facility Security Officer (PFSO)
Certificate will read:

24 hour, Coast Guard approved, Vessel/Ship Security Officer, Company Security Officer, and Port Facility Security Officer; in accordance with the following training requirements and standards: section A/13.2 and section B/13.1, B/13.2, and 18.1 (Part A & B) of the International Ship and Port Facility Security Code; SOLAS amendments, Chapter XI, Regulation 5, and Chapter XI-2, Regulations 1 -13; Regulations and requirements defined in STCW, as amended, as Regulation VI/5 and STCW Code Section A-VI/5; the mandatory training requirements in 33 CFR Parts 104 and 105; the MARAD Model Course MTSA; the IMO Model Course 3.19; the IMO Model Course 3.20; and the IMO Model Course 3.21.

Required Materials

Pen, Pencil, Paper, Highlighter(s), Colored Pencils or Markers

Upcoming Scheduled Classes

Class Number Start Date Finish Date
012947 23 Jan 2019 25 Jan 2019
012948 13 Feb 2019 15 Feb 2019
012949 27 Feb 2019 01 Mar 2019
012950 20 Mar 2019 22 Mar 2019
013001 01 May 2019 03 May 2019
013002 15 May 2019 17 May 2019
013935 14 Aug 2019 16 Aug 2019
013936 11 Sep 2019 13 Sep 2019

Contact Information

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Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
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Toll Free 1-888-839-5025
E-mail info@mptusa.com