Designated Security Duties (DSD)
To give those undertaking designated security duties on board ship the essential education and training.
There will be a short assessment at the end of the course to ensure knowledge and understanding. Resits are permitted
Seagoing experience would be advantageous but not compulsory.
Those that successful complete will be issued with a Certificate of Proficiency in Designated Security Duties; Regulation VI/6, paragraph 4 and section A-VI/6, paragraphs 6-8 of the STCW Convention and Code 1978 as amended. and incorporates Proficiency in Security Awareness laid down in Regulation VI/6 and section A-VI/6 of the STCW Convention and Code