Security training course for seafarers and security familiarization for on board personnel
Course duration and timing
The course provides the necessary knowledge about the responsibilities listed in column n.1 of the STCW Code A-VI/6-1 table, for seafarers without security duties on board ships subject to the International ship and port-facilities security code (ISPS Code).
1.1. Course description;
1.2. Skills to achieve;
1.3. Threats to security in their various forms;
1.4. Ship and port operations and conditions.
2. Maritime security policy
2.1 Knowledge of the main international conventions, codes and recommendations;
2.2 Knowledge of the principal rules and regulations;
2.4 Management of sensitive information and security communications.
3. Responsibilities related to security
3.1 Contracting Governments;
3.2 The Company Management;
3.3 The ship;
3.4 Port facilities;
3.5 Ship Security Officer (SSO);
3.6 company security officer (CSO);
3.7 The port facilities security;
3.8 Seafarers with security duties.
3.9 Port facilities personnel with security duties;
3.10 Other personnel.
4 Threat identification and recognition. Actions to be taken in case of threat
4.1 The recognition and detection of weapons, dangerous substances and devices
4.2 Recognition, on a non-discriminatory basis, of characteristics and behavioural patterns of persons who are likely to threaten security
4.3 Techniques used to circumvent security measures
5. Actions in relation to maritime security
5.1 Requested actions according to different security levels
5.2 Reporting of security incidents
6. Emergency preparedness, drills and exercises
6.1 Knowledge of emergency plans
6.2 Security drills and exercises
Target Group for the Course
Seafarers without security duties on board ships subject to the International ship and port-facilities security code (ISPS Code)
Rules and standards
STCW95 Code (and relative amendments) – STCW – ISPS Code – PNSM, file n. 6 – national and international reference regulations – IMO Model Course 3.27 2003 – Circolari MIT e MARICOGECAP (see RGQ archive) – Italian Decree of December 3rd, 2013
Maximum number of participants
Tema Safety & Training S.R.L. Training Centre
Via della Transumanza n. 5/C – 74123 , Taranto – ITALY
Tel. +39.0994725898 Fax +39.0994725690
N. 1,2,3,4,5, on the first floor of the Training Center
Caterina LA NEVE
Course Deputy Director
Ing. Davide Giuseppe FARILLA
The training materials to support the teaching, audiovisual equipment and reference books are in compliance with the requirements provided for by rules and guidelines of reference.
PETRERA Rocco – LA FORGIA Saverio – CORMIO Carlo Personale esperto con funzioni di supervisione: LA NEVE Caterina – ANDRENUCCI Romualdo
Board of examiners
The examination committee is chaired by a member of the teachers and the course Director.
Each student who pass the examination will receive a training certificate compliant with the model reported in Annex B) of the 3/12/2013 Decree. Its details are annotated in the footnote of the certificate required in Decree n.136, July 7th 2011 , Annex VII, by the competent maritime authority.
Seafarers (of which at art. 1 of the Decree of December 3, 2013) are nevertheless required to comply with the requirements laid down in Article 4 of the Decree of December 3, 2013,(familiarization) as well as to participate in drills and exercises required by maritime security law.
- Teaching material for tests and practicals
- Insurance coverage
- Shuttle service to / from Taranto railway station / TST