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The I.M.S.S.E.A. has identified the following areas where its mission can be implemented.
  • Technical Aspects of Flag State implementation,
  • Safety of Navigation,
  • Protection of the Marine Environment,
  • Security of ships and Port Facilities,
In addition the I.M.S.S.E.A. is finalising a memorandum of understanding with I.H.O. in order to develop and conduct hydrographic surveying nautical cartography and marine safety information courses.
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Basic Flag State Implementation

Scope This course is based on IMO model course 3.22 and is intended for those whose role includes responsibility for the certification of ships. The course covers all relevant IMO safety and pollution prevention conventions, procedures, associated surveys as well as items to be surveyed and their acceptance criteria. It highlights the requirements for setting up an effective maritime safety administration and its task in getting conventions adopted, ratified and enforced.
Objective Upon completion of the course, the participant should have acquired the knowledge and skills necessary to carry out the duties imposed upon a maritime administration effectively, as a result of opening a ship's registry; the ratification of IMO safety and pollution prevention conventions and flag State duties consequential to these actions.
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Implementation by Flag and Port States of Chapter XI/2 of SOLAS Convention and the ISPS Code

control on a merchant ship
Scope This course is designed for decision makers within the administration and aims at giving a sound knowledge about procedures and methods achieving the application of the ISPS code related requirements.
The course lays also emphasis on the difficulties encountered by States in implementing the specific tasks and responsibilities provided by the ISPS code and the relevant solutions.
Objective Those who successfully completed the course will receive a comprehensive grounding in maritime security planning and a thorough understanding of the current threats including those related to piracy.
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