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STCW Designated Security Duties (DSD) - Webinar

This online course offers delegates teaching in theory development in STCW Proficiency for Seafarers with Designated Security Duties.

18 Aug 2021
27 Aug 2021
29 Sep 2021
13 Oct 2021
17 Nov 2021
22 Dec 2021
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Description

The STCW Proficiency for Seafarers with Designated Security Duties Webinar course is set up to offer delegates who are designated security duties crucial education and training that is up to the required standard of the STCW code in knowledge, understanding and proficiency, this also supports chapter XI-2 of the annex of the International Convention for the safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) 1974 and the ISPS Code. 

Delegates will receive a hyperlink to the online meeting via email. 

  • The ISPS Code 

  • Threats to the maritime transport industry 

  • Maritime security definitions 

  • Security roles and responsibilities 

  • Company and ship security requirements 

  • Security threat levels 

  • Security measures and procedures 

Who is this course for?

This course is for new and experienced crew who do have a designated security duty as per the ship’s security plan.

Certification

Successful candidates will be awarded with the MCA approved STCW Proficiency for Seafarers with Designated Security Duties certificate, after a short exam. 

Revalidation

No.

Prerequisites

  1. Photographic ID (A Government issued, photographic proof of identity on the day of the course and this should take the form of either a valid Passport or a driving license or a valid discharge book). 
  2. If you are unsure of which prerequisites you may need for a course, please go to https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/maritime-and-coastguard-agency to check. 

Special Requirements

This is a classroom-based course, delivered live over webinar platforms. 

Participants are advised to have stable Internet speeds of over 5 Mbps for the best user experience. Between 8 and 25Mbps (download), and 1.5 to 2 Mbps (upload) will be required for connection. To check your internet connection copy and paste this URL https://speed.measurementlab.net/#/ into your web browser such as google or internet explorer etc and click test. 

 

What is a good download speed? 

  • 1 Mbps+: General video streaming and viewing of standard web pages. 

  • 2 Mbps+: All the above plus watching Standard definition (SD) videos online seamlessly. 

  • 8 Mbps+: All the above plus Video streaming without any buffering. 

  • 15 Mbps+: All the above whilst streaming several videos. 

  • 25 Mbps+: All the above plus Stream Ultra HD video (UHD – 4k) should smoothly. 

  • 40 Mbps+: All the above plus Stream Live Ultra HD video (UHD – 4k) should smoothly. 

 

What is a good upload speed? 

  • 0.1 Mbps: Good enough for sending plain text emails. 

  • 0.4 Mbps: Online gaming should be work but may lag a little. 

  • 0.8 Mbps: Webcam video streams (e.g Facebook, WhatsApp, Skype) with a reasonable but sometimes broken quality. 

  • 2 Mbps: Smooth HD Webcam streaming for webinars. 

  • 10 Mbps:  Uploading approx 100MB of video should take approximately 2-3 minutes. 

  

We recommend using a desktop/laptop computer or with a large enough screen to comfortably see the presentation and follow media materials. 

If a mobile/tablet device is used make sure to have both Zoom and Microsoft Teams applications installed. The device must have a functioning web-camera and microphone.

Your web-camera must always be switched on so the lecturer can visibly see you listening and understanding the course and that it is you sitting there. This also includes when taking the exam at the end of the course. Please note failure to keep your camera on always may mean you being removed from the course early and not receiving certificate. 

Dates

1 day, 08:30 AM BST - 05:30 PM BST

Online

  • PD points: 1
Session information

Sessions

Theory Development - Zoom Link
08:30 BST - 17:30 BST
1 day
Online
    • £140.00 excl. VAT

    1 day, 08:30 AM BST - 05:30 PM BST

    Online

    • PD points: 1
    Session information

    Sessions

    Theory Development
    08:30 BST - 17:30 BST
    1 day
    Online
      Zoom Link
      08:30 BST - 17:30 BST
      1 day
      Online
        • £140.00 excl. VAT

        1 day, 08:30 AM BST - 05:30 PM BST

        Online

        • PD points: 1
        Session information

        Sessions

        Theory Development - Zoom Link
        08:30 BST - 17:30 BST
        1 day
        Online
          • £140.00 excl. VAT

          1 day, 08:30 AM BST - 05:30 PM BST

          Online

          • PD points: 1
          Session information

          Sessions

          Theory Development - Zoom Link
          08:30 BST - 17:30 BST
          1 day
          Online
            • £140.00 excl. VAT

              1 day, 08:30 AM - 05:30 PM

              Online

              • PD points: 1
              Session information

              Sessions

              Theory Development - Zoom Link
              08:30 GMT - 17:30 GMT
              1 day
              Online
                • £140.00 excl. VAT

                1 day, 08:30 AM - 05:30 PM

                Online

                • PD points: 1
                Session information

                Sessions

                Theory Development - Zoom Link
                08:30 GMT - 17:30 GMT
                1 day
                Online
                  • £140.00 excl. VAT

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