STCW Proficiency for Seafarers with Designated Security Duties

Health, Safety & Security, STCW 2010 Approved Maritime Training

This course is designed to give those undertaking designated security duties on board a ship the essential education and training which meets the knowledge, understanding and proficiency requirements set out in the STCW Code and supporting chapter XI-2 of the annex of the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) 1974 and the ISPS Code.

The course includes the following:

  • The ISPS Code
  • Threats to the maritime transport industry
  • Maritime security definitions
  • Security roles and responsibilities
  • Company and ship security requirements
  • Security threat levels
  • Security measures and procedures


Upon successful completionof the MCA approved course, all candidates are issued with an STCW Proficiency for Seafarers with Designated Security Duties certificate.

Required Qualifications

There are no formal entry requirements for this course, although some sea experience would be advantageous.


If you are a corporate customer and would like to open an account with us, please call 0141 427 9411

Clyde Training Solutions are also happy to assist with accommodation bookings at local partner hotels.  Please call us to find out more details about them.