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. 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), and Colored Pencils or Markers.

Upcoming Scheduled Classes

Class Number Start Date Finish Date
017341 22 Mar 2021 24 Mar 2021
017342 19 Apr 2021 21 Apr 2021
017343 17 May 2021 19 May 2021
017344 16 Jun 2021 18 Jun 2021
017345 12 Jul 2021 14 Jul 2021
017777 09 Aug 2021 11 Aug 2021
017778 07 Sep 2021 09 Sep 2021
017779 04 Oct 2021 06 Oct 2021
017780 01 Nov 2021 03 Nov 2021
017781 29 Nov 2021 01 Dec 2021

Contact Information

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Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
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E-mail info@mptusa.com