A Company Security Officer (CSO) is the person designated by a Company to ensure that a Ship Security Assessment is carried out; that a Ship Security Plan is developed, submitted for approval, and thereafter implemented and maintained; and for liaison with Port Facility Security Officers and the Ship Security Officer.

CSO Course

Training with IMSA Ltd

In accordance with the requirements of the ISPS Code Part B Article 13.1 for such officers to be trained, IMSA offers a Company Security Officer Course which is conducted by MCA & DfT accredited trainers with many years of maritime security experience behind them so when you come to us for maritime security training of any kind you can be sure you are getting the best in the industry.

“A well run & structured course greatly enhanced by relating personal experience to the subject”

Neil Clark

Course Aim

The aim of this MCA approved training programme is to provide company officers and managers with the knowledge and skills to carry out his/her duties as a designated Company Security Officer (CSO) in accordance with the International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) Code. In particular, he or she will be able to:

  • To implement and maintain Ships Security Plans
  • To motivate and train Company and Ship personnel in the performance of security related duties
  • To monitor Ship’s Security Officers, security systems and processes

Who Should Attend?

Company management personnel who have been, or are likely to be, appointed as Company Security Officers under the International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS Code).

Included In The Course:

  • Full course materials
  • Copy of presentations on CD-Rom
  • Internationally recognised certificate
  • Lunch and refreshments

Course Duration:

4 days

Please call us on 01202 649 874 for available dates

Standard Learning Credits:

If you are eligible, you are able to claim 80% of your course fees up to a maximum of £175 per Financial Year, using the SLC Scheme.

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For more information about our course structure or to book a place on our next available course please contact us:

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