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MSEC 1010 - Ship Security Officer Revised

Marine Security Part-time Studies Course

School of Transportation

Course Details

The course content is based upon the IMO Model Course, ISPS Code, the Marine Transportation Security Regulations, Transport Canada's Marine Security requirements and guidelines for a Ship Security Officer. The techniques and skills required to address the qualifications and duties of Ship (Vessel) Security Officer: (a) the security of a ship, (b) implementing and maintenance of a ship security plan, and (c) liaising with a Company Security Officer (CSO) and a Port (Marine) Facility Officer (PFSO/MFSO), will be provided. Emphasis is placed on awareness of terrorist threats and methods of operation as well as obtaining current intelligence, threat assessments, and the importance of training and vigilance. The course provides reference to the pertinent Acts, Regulations, Codes, International Resolutions, Administrative Guides, and Industry Standards to be in compliance with the ISPS Code and Transport Canada Marine Security's requirements.

Prerequisite(s)

The student must be 18 years of age or older; and has at least 12 months of sea time via confirmation from the Marine Safety Directorate of TC; and is a Canadian citizen or permanent resident. Must provide at least one piece of ID as per Transport Canada's requirements.

Credits

1.5

Cost

$504.22

Winter 2020

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2020 term.

CRN 74650

Mon Mar 16 - Wed Mar 18 3 Days

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Mar 16 - Mar 18 Mon/Tue/Wed 08:30 - 16:00 BMC

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$504.22

Notes

  1. Students must be 18 years of age or older; and has at least 12 months sea time via confirmation from the Marine Safety Directorate of TC; and is a Canadian citizen or permanent resident. Must provide at least one piece of ID as per Transport Canada requirements. In order to receive a Transport Canada Training Certificiate, you must provide a valid CDN# Candidate Document Number obtained through Transport Canada Marine Safety. ORIGINALS AND COPIES OF PREREQUISITES MUST BE SUBMITTED TO THE INSTRUCTOR ON THE FIRST DAY OF THE COURSE.

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