This course is intended to provide the knowledge required for personnel who are assigned responsibilities as Vessel Security Officer (VSO) to perform their duties in accordance with the requirements of the Maritime Transportation Security Act of 2002, Chapter XI-2 of SOLAS 74 as amended, the IMO ISPS Code, and U.S. Coast Guard regulations contained in 33 CFR Section 104. The course aim is also to meet the mandatory minimum requirements for knowledge, understanding and proficiency in Table A-VI/5 of the STCW Code and the mandatory training requirements in 33 CFR Part 104. Vessel Security Officer courses are delivered online, via Zoom. Final exam must be proctored in person, exam must be completed no later than two weeks after completion of the course.
Vessel Security Officer (ALAVTC-573)
Master/Mate Seafarer Pathway
M-F 0800 to 1600
Cost of Course
Room and Board