The Proficiency in Designated Security Duties Course (PDSD) is designed for individuals who work on board ships and have security duties as part of their job responsibilities. The course provides participants with the knowledge and skills needed to carry out their designated security duties in accordance with the International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) Code.

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What an absolute honour and pleasure it was being a part of Flying Fish family for the 2 weeks I completed with them! From the professional, helpful and attentive staff to fun, laughter and memories.

Monika B

Staff are amazing and so kind! Great course and great accommodation. Lovely location and an all round great friendly atmosphere.

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Book Proficiency in Designated Security Duties today!

This one-day, MCA approved course will provide the essential training to enable you to perform a designated security role onboard.

1 day(s)


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If you are starting a new career then you will need to complete your STCW Basic Safety Training course, mandatory for anybody wishing to work at sea.

STCW Basic Safety Training

STCW Basic Safety Training Course

The STCW course is mandatory for anyone starting a career at sea.

6 day(s)



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