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SSMAR0015

Follow Vessel Security Procedures (Security Awareness Training) Skill Set

This online course is one of the components required to obtain an AMSA issued Certificate of Safety Training, and covers maritime security policy and responsibilities, threat identification, recognition and response, ship security actions and emergency preparedness. It is mandatory for all seafarers with AMSA certificates to hold Security Awareness endorsement Security Awareness Training (SAT). STCW Code Section A-VI/6 para 4.

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NEXT INTAKE On campus: Great Barrier Reef International Marine College Starts anytime Duration: 4 weeks
STUDY LOCATIONS Far North Queensland
WAYS TO STUDY On campus
WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Full Fee
$320

Course overview

This course is designed for seafarers employed or engaged in any capacity on board a ship which is required to comply with the provisions of the ISPS Code. Security Awareness Training (SAT) is required under International amendments, and was made mandatory from 1st January 2014. This course complies with Code Section A-VI/6 para 4, Table A-VI/1-1, 1-2, 1-3 and 1-4 of STCW 78 as amended, and is approved by AMSA.  This course is one of the components required to obtain an AMSA issued Certificate of Safety Training (CoST), which is the minimum mandatory qualification required to serve on board vessels in international waters.

Topics covered include Maritime Security Policy; Security Responsibilities; Threat identification, recognition and response; Ship Security actions; and Emergency preparedness, drill and exercise.

Course outcome:

Statement of Attainment

What you will study

The successful achievement of this skill set requires you to complete the unit listed below.

  • UNIT CODE
  • UNIT NAME

  • UNIT CODE
  • MARF037
    Follow vessel security procedures (security awareness training)
    UNIT CODE :
    MARF037
    Unit description :
    This unit involves the skills and knowledge required to recognise and report security threats.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Follow vessel security procedures (security awareness training)
Ways to study
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Great Barrier Reef International Marine College
Anytime
4 weeks
Self-paced. Recommend 6 hours.
Online
  • Full fee: $320

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Follow Vessel Security Procedures (Security Awareness Training) Skill Set (SSMAR0015)

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Follow Vessel Security Procedures (Security Awareness Training) Skill Set

COURSE CODE: SSMAR0015
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Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

Selection criteria

It is highly recommended that students are aged 16 or older by the course commencement date.

Resources required

It is recommended that students have access to a reliable Internet connection to access TAFE Queensland's online learning system, and a computer with up-to-date software, including Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat Reader and Adobe Flash Player. This equipment and software is available for students to use at all TAFE Queensland locations.

Pathways

University pathways

If you want to go on to further study at university, TAFE Queensland has a pathway option to get you there. In many cases, completing one of our diplomas may give you a full year of credit towards a degree with one of our partner universities.

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  • James Cook University
  • Southern Cross University
  • University of Canberra
  • Griffith University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • Federation University
  • University of Southern Queensland

How to Apply

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Course Disclaimer

All information was accurate at time of publication, however TAFE policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolment numbers. Timetable information is subject to change prior to commencement and/or during the duration of your course.