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Australian Maritime Safety Authority - STCW Short Course- 100% Attendance is mandatory.

STCW Short Course certificate issued on successful completion.

Credit will be given for Ship Security Officer's STCW certificate holders.

When applying for Certificate of Competency, Security Awareness should also be included on AMSA Form 419 application.


On completion of this unit learners will have the skills and knowledge required to perform ship security related duties as required under the requirements of the International Ship and Port Facility Security Code (ISPS Code).

Summary 2021

Unit name Security Awareness
Unit code JVD174
Credit points 1.2
Faculty/School College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
Discipline Seafaring and Maritime Operations

Stephen Hurd

Teaching staff

Stephen Hurd

Level Introductory
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No



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Teaching Pattern

Lecture - 1 day classroom STCW Short Course.


Written assessment.

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