1 - General

Security Standards (the ISPS Code) (prod. IPWP) (IPWP2)

The aim of this short, 5-section course is to give ship visitor and other seafarers’ welfare personnel an awareness and understanding of the International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) Code and the ability to interpret it. Developed by the Merchant Navy Welfare Board for those supporting the seafarers’ welfare organisations and involved in ship visiting.
  • Course Introduction
  • Unit 1 - History and Purpose of the ISPS Code
  • Test 1
  • Unit 2a - Structure and Content of the ISPS Code
  • Unit 2b - Seafarers' Welfare in the ISPS Code
  • Test 2
  • Unit 3a - Security in Your Port
  • Unit 3b - Seafarers' Welfare in the IMO Guide to the ISPS Code
  • Test 3
  • Unit 4 - Security on the Ships You Visit
  • Test 4
  • Unit 5 - Your Port Community
  • Final Reflection
  • Conclusion
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certificate with a duration: Forever