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Scope : The course meets the requirements laid down in: Regulation VI/5, Section A-VI/5 and Table A-VI/5 of STCW Convention as amended in 2010.
The candidate has also met additional criteria specified in the STCW Convention, applicable to issue of the certificate.

In the realm of maritime security, the role of a Ship Security Officer (SSO) is pivotal in safeguarding vessels, crew, and cargo from potential threats. AIMS Institute of Maritime Studies takes pride in offering a specialized Ship Security Officer Course, providing professionals with the knowledge and skills essential for maintaining the highest standards of maritime security.

1. Comprehensive Curriculum Aligned with International Standards: AIMS Institute’s Ship Security Officer Course is crafted in adherence to international maritime security standards, ensuring that participants gain a comprehensive understanding of the regulations and protocols outlined by organizations such as the International Maritime Organization (IMO). The curriculum covers threat assessments, security plans, and emergency response procedures, empowering participants to effectively manage security challenges.

2. Expert Instructors with Maritime Security Insight: The success of AIMS Institute lies in its team of seasoned instructors who bring a wealth of experience in maritime security. The Ship Security Officer Course benefits from the practical insights of instructors who have navigated the complexities of maritime security firsthand. This real-world experience enriches the learning process, providing participants with valuable insights into the nuances of security operations.

3. State-of-the-Art Training Facilities: AIMS Institute is equipped with state-of-the-art training facilities, including simulation labs that replicate authentic maritime security scenarios. The Ship Security Officer Course leverages these facilities to provide participants with practical, hands-on experience in implementing security measures, conducting drills, and responding to security threats, ensuring they are well-prepared for real-world situations.

4. Interactive Learning Environment: Learning at AIMS Institute is not just about acquiring theoretical knowledge; it’s about active engagement. The Ship Security Officer Course fosters an interactive learning environment, incorporating case studies, discussions, and practical exercises. Participants actively apply security concepts, enhancing their problem-solving skills and ensuring a deeper understanding of the course material.

5. Customized Training for Diverse Maritime Roles: Recognizing the diverse roles within the maritime industry, AIMS Institute tailors its Ship Security Officer Course to meet the specific needs of participants. Whether you’re a seasoned captain, a security officer, or part of the shore-based management team, the program ensures that the training is directly applicable to your professional responsibilities.

6. Compliance with Industry Best Practices: AIMS Institute places a strong emphasis on compliance with industry best practices and evolving security standards. The Ship Security Officer Course not only equips participants with the fundamental principles of maritime security but also keeps them updated on the latest advancements and recommended practices, ensuring that they stay at the forefront of maritime security.

7. Globally Recognized Certification: Completing the Ship Security Officer Course at AIMS Institute comes with the added advantage of a globally recognized certification. This certification enhances the professional standing of participants, making them valuable assets to maritime companies worldwide, who seek qualified and certified security officers for their vessels.

A Secure Future with AIMS Institute

AIMS Institute of Maritime Studies is your trusted partner in maritime security education. The Ship Security Officer Course is designed to equip participants with the knowledge and practical skills needed to excel in their roles as guardians of maritime security. Choose AIMS Institute for a secure future in the maritime industry. Enroll in the Ship Security Officer Course and navigate the seas with confidence, knowing that you are equipped to uphold the highest standards of maritime security.

Course content : 

  • Module 1: Introduction
  • Module 2: Maritime Security Policy
  • Module 3: Security Responsibilities
  • Module 4: Ship Security Assessment
  • Module 5: Security Equipment
  • Module 6: Ship Security Plan
  • Module 7: Threat Identification, Recognition & Response
  • Module 8: Ship Security Actions
  • Module 9: Emergency Preparedness, Drills & Exercises
  • Module 10: Security Administration
  • Module 11: Security Training
  • Module 12: Piracy and Arm Robbery.

Duration: 3 days

Prerequisite : 

  •  Passport, CDC, INDOS & COC
  • 2 Passport size colored photographs

Note to client : After successful completion of course, certificate will be issued to the participant.

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  • Language :English

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