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HSC Training are pleased to be able to offer MCA Approved Ship Security Officer Training. This course is designed specifically for individuals who wish to either gain more knowledge in their current maritime security field, or wish to move into maritime security as a Ship Security Officer (SSO).

We also offer MCA Approved STCW95 Basic Safety Training courses covering Personal Survival Techniques (PST), Elementary First-Aid (EFA), Personal Safety and Social Responsibility (PSSR) and Fire Fighting and Fire Prevention.

HSC Training is also able to offer a Joint Company Security Officer (CSO) and Ship Security Officer (SSO) Training Course. On completion of this course you will be issued with a Company Security Officer Certification and a proficiency in security duties certification. Once you have completed your 1 year at sea and can produce evidence of your time at sea, you will be issued with a full Ship Security Officer MCA certification.

Specialist security companies who employ former service personnel will require you to have SSO and Basic Safety Training STCW95 certification.

The International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW) sets qualification standards for masters, officers and watch personnel on seagoing merchant ships.

MCA approved ELC id number:4350 BIIAB approved edexcel approved HSE approved ILA approved Maybo approved REHIS approved SQA approved CTP preferred