At this time, please be advised that candidates have to physically attend the assessment at the Rood Boven Groen (RBG) office in Harlingen (NL). This is due to identification purposes until further notice.

This training is mandatory for all seafarers employed or engaged in any capacity on board a ship which is required to comply with the provisions of the ISPS Code.

STCW 2017 edition, Regulation VI/6, paragraph 1,2 & 3 and section A-VI/6.4

To receive a certificate the following steps should be followed:

  • Online Security awareness training (6 chapters)

  • Make an appointment with RBG for your assessment at
    or T: 0031 (0) 517 431 077

  • Online assessment with 20 multiple choice questions at the RBG office in Harlingen (NL)

  • Handover the test results incl a copy of your passport/Seamans book to RBG

  • The certificate will be printed as soon as possible

The approximate duration of the course is between 3 and 4 hours, including the assessment.

For companies:
We offer corporate discounts and the possibility to install this training on your own server for offline use. Please contact us at

company security officer training

145.00 Euro including VAT

We offer company discounts. Please enquire.