Vessel Personnel with Designated Security Duties (Seattle)
- Length1 Days
This course is intended to provide the knowledge required for seafarers with designated security duties in connection with a Ship Security Plan (SSP) to perform their duties in accordance with the requirements of Chapter XI-2 of SOLAS 74 as amended, the ISPS Code, and Section A-VI/6 and Table A-VI/6-2 of the STCW Code, as amended.
What You Will Learn
Knowledge of the current security threats and patterns;
Recognition and detection of weapons, dangerous substances and devices;
Recognition, on a non-discriminatory basis, of characteristics and behavioral patterns of persons who are likely to threaten security;
Techniques used to circumvent security measures;
Crowd management and control techniques;
Security related communications;
Knowledge of emergency procedures and contingency plans;
Operation of security equipment and systems;
Testing, calibration and at sea maintenance of security equipment and systems;
Inspection, control and monitoring techniques;
Methods of physical searches of persons, personal effects, baggage, cargo, and ship stores.