This course is designed to give those onboard ship who do not have a designated security duty the essential education and training meeting requirements set out in STCW Code table A-VI/6-1, which supports Chapter XI-2 of the annex to the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) 1974, as amended and the International Ship and Port Facility security (ISPS) Code.
NB – security awareness training must be undertaken by all seafarers employed or engaged in any capacity on ships which are required to comply with the ISPS Code.
There is no intake restriction for entry on to this course.
Students are continuously assessed during the course and there is a written exam at the end of the course.
Please note: If you are not an EU passport holder, you will require a Student Visitor Visa to attend any course at Tyne Coast College.
Could you please contact the Marine Booking office on tel: 0191 4273772 or email: MarineBooking@tynecoast.ac.uk to book your place and also arrange your Visa letter.
The College accepts no responsibility if you book your place online but have not obtained a Student Visitor Visa resulting in non-attendance. Refunds will not be given in this instance.
Dates & Fees
For dates after 1st August 2021, please follow the link above to the Online Booking System.