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.

Upcoming Scheduled Classes

Class Number Start Date Finish Date
011612 06 Mar 2018 08 Mar 2018
011613 03 Apr 2018 05 Apr 2018
011614 01 May 2018 03 May 2018
011615 30 May 2018 01 Jun 2018
011616 17 Jul 2018 19 Jul 2018
011992 21 Aug 2018 23 Aug 2018
012204 25 Sep 2018 27 Sep 2018
012205 09 Oct 2018 11 Oct 2018
012610 13 Nov 2018 15 Nov 2018
012611 11 Dec 2018 13 Dec 2018

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