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UK DfT Approved ISPS Port Facility Security Officer (PFSO) Certification in London - MUSC

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Based in London, Maritime and Underwater Security Consultants (MUSC) provides maritime risk consultancy and training services to a range of clients in government, regulatory bodies, and commercial organizations worldwide. A recognized expert in maritime security, MUSC consulted the IMO for developing the ISPS Code and the associated IMO model courses. MUSC courses are delivered by the industry’s leading consultants who are active in the field and have extensive experience in the current legislation.

According to the ISPS Code, a port facility security officer is a person designated as responsible for the development, implementation, revision and maintenance of the port facility security plan and for liaison with the ship security officers and company security officers.

Approved by the UK Department for Transport (DfT), the PFSO training program provides a Port Facility Security Officers and port managers with the knowledge and skills to carry out duties as a designated a Port Facility Security Officer (PFSO) under the International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) Code.

The PFSO course is conducted onboard the historic HQS Wellington, the home of the Honourable Company of Master Mariners moored on the Thames in London.

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PFSO Certification in London

PFSO Course in London

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  • Course: ISPS Code compliant PFSO certification (the course package includes lunch and refreshments)
  • Duration: 3 days
  • Venue: On board HQS Wellington in London
  • Approval: UK Department for Transport (DfT)
  • Suitable for: Persons nominated as a PFSO or Deputy PFSO, Port Management, Security Supervisors, ISPS Auditors, and Law Enforcement Agencies.
  • Accepted by: International recognition
  • Course Compliance: IMO ISPS Code Part A Section 17
  • Certification Validity: Unlimited (Life Time)

PFSO Course Content

  • Duties of a port facility security officer
  • ISPS Code
  • Threats to maritime security
  • Security measures required at each security level
  • Port Facility Security Surveys and Assessment
  • Facility Security Planning
  • Monitoring the Facility
  • Security training and drills
  • Plus more

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LAST UPDATED ON Feb 9, 2022