The course is aimed at the small and large operator, owner, master or employee involved in implementing a robust Safety Management System under DSM – Domestic Safety Management System, ISM – International Safety Management Code or a voluntary/local requirement.
The objectives are itemised in each module, but cover:
- An overview of the ISM/DSM regulatory requirements and functional requirements of an SMS
- The responsibilities of the designated person and their pivotal role within the implementation and safe running of a SMS
- The audit process and requirement for internal audit to ensure that a system is in place and working correctly
The outcome of the ISM DSM Manager award is that candidates should have a good underpinning knowledge of the ISM and DSM system, the roles and responsibilities of personnel, the management of systems and safe practices, plus the audit process