STCW Ship Security Officer – 572 UAH

This model course is intended to provide knowledge to those who may be designated to perform the duties and responsibilities of a Ship Security Officer (SSO), as defined in section A/2.1.6 (and section A/12) of the ISPS Code and in section A-VI/5 of the STCW Code, as amended, and in particular the duties and responsibilities with respect to the security of a ship, for implementing and maintaining a Ship Security Plan and liaising with the Company Security Officer (CSO) and with Port Facility Security Officers (PFSOs).

With this revision of the Ship Security Officer course, specific training to address the problem of piracy and armed robbery against ships is emphasized. The framework for these revisions is found in Section A-VI/5 of the of the 2010 amendments to the STCW Code.