Security Training for Seafarers with Designated Security Duties (STSDSD)

Duration 2 days (14 hours)

Approved By D. G. Shipping, Govt. of India via Approval No.TR/A/206/2013 dated: 06.08.2013

Actual Fees 2,000.00 INR

Advance Fees 1,000.00 INR

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  • STCW introduced mandatory training for Ship Security Officer on 1st January 2008 under Regulation-VI, Code A-VI/5
  • Now with the increasing number of Piracy and armed robbery incidents happening in many parts of the world STCW amendment 2010 has made mandatory w.e.f. 1st January 2014 security training for all seafarers with designated security duties, so as to provide them with the knowledge and training to implement procedures to make their ship a more secure place

Eligibility Criteria

  • All cadets passing out from Pre-Sea training institute or the shipboard crew who have not completed Ship Security Officer (SSO) Course
  • Holder of Passport, INDoS, CDC & CoC

Documents Required

  • Photocopy of CDC (with sailing experience)
  • Photocopy of CoC (If Applicable)
  • Photocopy of INDoS
  • Photocopy of Passport
  • 2 Passport Size Color Photographs


  • 100% attendance is required for successful completion of the course