Employers of personnel who work on vessels are required by the International Ship and Port Facility Security Code (ISPS Code) to train ALL CREW, even those without specific security duties in certain subjects. This course is designed to more than meet those requirements for training.

Course Content: The course is completed within 4 hrs and covers:

  • Maritime Security Awareness and Developments
  • Canadian Maritime Security Framework
  • Security Plan Requirements
  • Weapons, Explosive Devices, Searches and Response Procedures

Candidates will receive a ISPS Code All Crew Security Awareness certificate issued by MacDonnell Security Training.


Attendees to the course will further their knowledge of both the International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) Code and maritime security in general. There is no prior training or experience required. However, basic literacy and numeracy are required due to course content & knowledge of the maritime industry would be useful.

Vessel and Management Company packages available. Please contact us for further details.