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Proficiency in Designated Security Duties

Course Type:
Designated Security Duties
Training School:
JWC International
Wiltshire, United Kingdom
1 day


This is a one day course designed to meet the requirements of the STCW Convention and Code as amended by the Manila amendments pm). This training meets the requirements of Section A-VI paragraphs 6-B of the amended STCW code and leads to the issue of a recognised STCW Certificate of Proficiency in Designated Security Duties (PDSD) on completion.

Course Objectives:

  • To Understand the 3 Security Levels and Their Implications
  • To Understand the Roles and Responsibilities of Personnel with Designated Security Duties at Sea
  • To Know What Constitutes Security Risk, Threat & Vulnerability to the Ship, its Personnel, Cargo and Operations
  • To Understand the Importance of Security Methods, Equipment and Limitations
  • To Identify, Recognise and Respond to Threats
  • To Understand the Importance of Security Planning
  • To Prepare for Emergency Drills and Exercises
  • To Understand the importance of Security Administration
  • To Understand the importance of Sonority Training & Security Awareness
  • To Understand the Dynamic and Continuous Risk Assessment Process
  • To understand Best Management Practices (BMP) for Transiting High Risk Areas (HRA)

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JWC International

Unit 3D Castledown Business Park
SP11 9FA
United Kingdom

Tel: (+44) 01855811847
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