Proficiency in Designated Security Duties



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. This certification is in accordance with the requirements of Chapter Xl-2 of SOLAS 7 4 as amended, the ISPS Code, and Regulation A-Vl/6-2 of the STCW Code, as amended.

Trainees who successfully complete the course will be able to demonstrate sufficient knowledge to undertake the duties assigned under the SSP. This knowledge shall include, but is not limited to: 


For the issue of a Certificate of Proficiency in Designated Security Duties, you must:


This course is entirely theory-based (either online or in-person), and IMO estimates 10.5 hours of training or 1 day of training.