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Performing Security Drills and Exercises
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This 2-day course will provide a comprehensive overview of how to prepare, execute, and document outcomes of drills and exercises required by the Marine Transportation Security Regulations. This course is aimed at personnel involved in drills and exercises including Security Guards, vessel/facility personnel with security responsibilities, first responders, government officials, and auditors of these activities. The course material has been developed to help personnel advance their skillsets in conducting security drills and security exercises and acting upon lesson learned from these activities.  One day is spend on presenting the theory and the second day is for hands-on practical experience.



The objective is to  enhance skillsets on conducting drills and exercises including how to properly perform, audit and document the outcomes.


Key course components include:Performing Drills and Exercises

  • Regulatory Requirements
  • Linkages to Security Plan
  • Preparation work  
  • Performing drills and exercises 
  • Documenting the outcomes 
  • Case Studies and best practices
  • One day workshop providing hands-on practical experience