Advanced Master

The Management of Safety and Security

Hours: 8


Risk Assessment and prevention of accidents.

The operational side of Safety: Objectives.

International Safety Management Code:

  • Ship Management System: Implementation.
  • The Certification and Verification Process.

Security Threats on Ships.

International Code for the Security of Ships and of Port Facilities:

  • Ship Security Assessment and Plan.
  • Port Facility Security Assessment and Plan.
  • The Certification and Verification Process.

Aims and intended learning outcomes

  • Introduction, implementation, structure and benefits of compliance with the ISM Code.
  • Understanding of the main threats of security to ships and port facilities, Ship Security Assessment and Ship Security Plan.

Recommended textbooks

To be determined.