ISM/DSM/IPV Awareness

Price: Contact for details 
Pre-requisites: None
Minimum Age: 17
Location: Plymouth, London or Company Premises
Duration: 1 Day

To introduce the concepts of mandatory and recommended safety management systems in the marine industry. It covers requirements from the International Safety Management Code, Domestic Safety Management (MGN 536), Code vessel and requirements under the Intended Pleasure Vessel Code. 

ISM/DSM Designated & Nominated Persons 

Price: £500
Pre-requisites: Tertiary qualification in management, engineering or physical science, or qualification as a certified ship officer or other formal education 
Minimum Age: 17
Location: Plymouth, London or Company Premises
Duration: 2.5 Days

To introduce the concepts of the responsibilities for a Designated Person within a safety management system. It covers requirements from the International safety Management Code, Domestic Safety Management (MGN 536), Code vessel and requirements under the Intended Pleasure Vessel Code: knowledge and understanding of the ISM/DSM Code; mandatory rules and regulations; applicable codes, guidelines and standards; assessment techniques of examining, questioning, evaluating and reporting; technical or operational aspects of safety management; knowledge of shipping and shipboard operations; participation in a Management System Audit; effective communications with shipboard staff and senior management. 

ISM/DSM Internal Auditor 

Price: Contact for details 
Pre-requisites: Tertiary qualification in management, engineering or physical science, or qualification as a certified ship officer or other formal education 
Minimum Age: 17
Location: Plymouth, London or Company Premises
Duration: 2 Days

To introduce the concepts of the requirement of internal audit of safety management systems in the maritime industry. It covers requirements from the International Safety Management Code, Domestic Safety Management (MGN 536), Code vessel and requirements under the Intended Pleasure Vessel Code. Covering auditing techniques and processes plus the management of an auditing program. 

ISM Manager 

Price: Contact for details 
Pre-requisites: Tertiary qualification in management, engineering or physical science, or qualification as a certified ship officer or other formal education 
Minimum Age: 17
Location: Plymouth, London or Company Premises
Duration: 5 Days

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

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