5.0000 (5) Reviews Ship Security Officer (SSO)

BY: Train2Survive Ltd

Review Breakdown
Customer Service5.0000
Training Received5.0000
Value for Money5.0000

Price: £595

Qualification: MCA Accredited SSO


Aim To give those seeking a certificate of proficiency as a Ship Security Officer the essential education and training meeting the Knowledge, Understanding and Proficiency (KUP) requirements. The training must meet the following requirements:

Function: Ship Security


  • Maintain and supervise the implementation of a ship security plan.
  • Assess security risk, threat and vulnerability.
  • Undertake regular inspections of the ship to ensure appropriate security measures are implemented and maintained.
  • Ensure that security equipment and systems, if any, are properly operated, tested and calibrated.
  • Encourage security awareness and vigilance.

On completion of the training trainees will be able to undertake the duties and responsibilities of a Ship Security Officer.

Location: South West

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5 Brilliant course

The SSO course is worth every penny. The course is a real eye opener to everything the Merchant Naval officers do. If you are an MSO this course will allow you to understand what you can do to help the ships crew and also gives you a much larger understan ... (read more)

5 Well worth it

What an eye opener the MCA SSO is. It’s a different language, happily Chris took us through it all. It was soon apparent to all on course, how helpful we as MSO could be to the ships SSO with this knowledge behind us. It’s a lot of PowerPoint, but w ... (read more)


MSO ( Maritime Security Operative ) Avery well run course over 3 days that focused on being an armed member of security on a merchant vessel. Course content was delivered very very well by a very competent instructor ( Chris Mallinder ) his knowledge ... (read more)

5 Ships security officer

I believe this is the most recent and up to date MCA acredited course. it covers a full three days just a little longer than the 21 hours RECUIRED!!! by the MCA. beware of other shorter courses! I found this course engaging and enjoyable. the course con ... (read more)

5 great course

Train2Survie instructor was great overall the course was worth the money and would recomed doing this course with this company