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Proficiency in Security Awareness

£140 GBP

Course Type:
Security Awareness
Training School:
LJMU Maritime Centre
Birkenhead, Wirral, United Kingdom

Proficiency in Security Awareness Course (STCW A-VI/6-1)




Classroom theory sessions with some group exercises.


MCA as per the STCW Code sectionA-VI/6-1

Course Description  

This course provides training in security awareness for all personnel and is mandatory for all crew joining a ship to which the ISPS Code applies.  The course covers the following learning outcomes:

  • Importance of ship security and the roles of those involved in its provision.
  • Requirements and measures to maintain ship security.
  • Recognise and report a security threat.

This course can be delivered in conjunction with the Basic Safety Training Courses (PST, PSSR, EFA and FP&FF) but can also be booked as a standalone course. Based upon company requirements, LJMU can also offer this course offsite.

Upon successful completion of the course, the candidates will be issued with a MCA approved course certificate which may be checked during port state control inspections. Holders of this certificate are not allowed to be assigned any designated security duties when on-board ships.

School Website

LJMU Maritime Centre

3 Vanguard Way
Campbeltown Road
CH41 9HX
United Kingdom

Tel: (+44) 01512315090
Email: send message

School Website

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