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Maritime Security Awareness

Course Type:
Security Awareness
Training School:
STAR Center
Location:
Dania Beach, Florida, United States of America
Duration:
half-day
Language:
English

Objective

Each student who successfully completes this course will be knowledgeable of and have proficiency in Security Awareness. Additionally, students will gain:

  • Basic working knowledge of maritime security terms and definitions, including elements that may relate to piracy and armed robbery
  • Basic knowledge of international maritime security policy and responsibilities of Governments, companies and persons
  • Basic knowledge of maritime security levels and their impact on security measures and procedures aboard ship and in port facilities
  • Basic knowledge of security reporting procedures
  • Basic knowledge of security-related contingency plans
  • Basic knowledge of techniques used to circumvent security measures
  • Basic knowledge enabling recognition of potential security threats, including elements that may relate to piracy and armed robbery
  • Basic knowledge enabling recognition of weapons, dangerous substances and devices and awareness of the damage they can cause
  • Basic knowledge in handling security-related in formation and security-related communications
  • Basic knowledge of training, drill and exercise requirements under relevant conventions, codes and IMO circulars, including those relevant for anti-piracy and anti-armed robbery

This Course is USCG Approved and STCW Compliant. The course certificate will state:

“This course is hereby recognized as a Coast Guard Approved Training Course as outlined in Subpart D of Part 10, Title 46, Code of Federal Regulations. Any applicant who has successfully completed our Maritime Security Awareness (STRCTR-561) course will satisfy the security awareness requirements 46 CFR 12.627(a)(1) and paragraphs 1-4 of section A-VI/6 and Table A-VI/6-1 of the STCW Code as amended 2010, for an STCW endorsement for Security Awareness.”

Scope

This is a classroom course that is intended to meet the Maritime Security Awareness training requirements as listed above in the USCG Approved and STCW Compliant Course Certificate section.

Entry standards/Prerequisites

This course is open to students who have a need for such training as required by the United States Coast Guard and STCW as amended. Each student should have an STCW Certification as an “Officer-in-Charge of a Navigation Watch” or have an equivalent and experiential background, be in good physical health and speaks and understands English.


School Website

STAR Center

2, West Dixie Highway
Dania Beach
Florida
33004
United States of America

Tel: (+1) 09549217254
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