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Security Awareness and Designated Security Duties16:00 a 20:00hSept. | Ju. 29
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Certificate of Proficiency.

Security Awareness and in Designated Security Duties. The course aims at training the student enabling them to undertake their assigned duties under the Ship Security Plan in the competition rules to raise awareness and contribute collectively to aspects related to Maritime Protection and acquire the basic competences related to informing about events that affect protection, including attempts and attacks by pirates or armed thieves, determine the procedures to be followed when they recognize a threat to protection and participate in the emergency and contingency procedures related to protection in accordance with the ISPS code.

The possession of the certificate of specialization in Basic Training in Maritime Protection will be required for all crew of merchant ships that require the Certificate of Protection of Ships and Port Facilities.


STCW course approved in Spain by the DGMM and is supported by the International Maritime Organization (IMO). It is taught in Barcelona and Girona.

STCW Security Awareness and in Designated Security Duties - Escola Port


Classroom course.
8 hours:
  • 6 hours theoretical content.
  • 2 hours practical content.


To obtain the certificate, attendance is mandatory to at least 90% of the theoretical part and 100% of the practices.

  • STCW Security Awareness and in Designated Security Duties
  • 160 165 €
  • Theory 6 hours.
  • Practices 2 hours.
  • Teaching materials.
  • Student insurance, management.


We have created Training Packs that combine several certificates required to work in the maritime sector.

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Escola Port | Formación Profesional del Mar, certified nautical school teaches the course of Security Awareness and in Designated Security Duties in accordance with the STCW Convention.



  • Nunca cancelamos nuestros cursos.

  • Courses throughout the year with a variety of schedules adapted to the student's profile.

  • Classrooms air-conditioned and equipped with the best tools.

  • Asesoramiento en formación marítima.

  • The best and most qualified instructors.

  • Asesoramiento personalizado para la tramitación de los certificados.

  • Bolsa de trabajo activa.

  • Asesoramiento y gestión de CV.


  • Increase maritime protection by raising awareness and maintaining the conditions established in a protection plan.
  • Recognition of risks and threats to protection.
  • Conduct periodic inspections and recognition of threats to protection.
  • Understanding the need to keep awareness and monitoring on board.
  • Use of equipment and protection systems.
  • DNI, NIE or passport, in force
  • Minimum age 18 years
To request the certificate of " Maritime Security Awareness ", the following documentation must be submitted to the Maritime Captain of any autonomous community:
  • Certificate of Specialty application form.
  • Photocopy of DNI, NIE or passport, in force.
  • Certified photocopy of the diploma of the "Basic Training in Maritime Protection" course, according to the corresponding order, issued by Escola Port.
  • Proof of payment of fees for "Professional Maritime and Recreational Titles."