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Starting 19 May 2021

Delivered by digital learning over 16 weeks part-time

Study current and future threats in maritime transport security

Understand the latest dangers, the regulatory issues, and the methods of dealing with risk in the Maritime Transport Security area.


We can customise it to meet your specific training requirements. Contact James Cullen or call +44 (0) 78 1857 3276

Certificate in Maritime Transport Security

Core Modules
Core Modules
  • Module 1 - Maritime Transport Security: an overview
  • Module 2 - Maritime Security
  • Module 3 - Security Control Measures and Risk Mitigation
  • Module 4 - Information and Data Security
  • Module 5 - Piracy and Terrorism
  • Module 6 - Crisis Management and Business Continuity Planning
  • Module 7 - Laws and Regulations Concerning Transport Security
  • Module 8 - Operational Resilience
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What you'll learn
What you'll learn
  • A thorough understanding of Maritime Security Transport, especially supply chain security, including current threats, maritime infrastructure issues, and current weapons and explosives platforms.
  • The differences of vessels by type and their relationship with ports and terminals.
  • The maritime security policies and procedures, teaching how to assess and manage maritime risks.
  • The current threats to information security and the severity of threads from cyber-crime and cyber-terrorism.
  • Understanding of piracy, terrorism intelligence strategies and the relationship of such a strategy with counter-piracy and terrorism methodology.
  • Crisis management and its communications strategies, as well as business continuity management, disaster recovery and emergency procedures.
  • National and international legislation, as well as regulations and initiatives such as the ISPS Code; the Container Security Initiative, Free and Secure Trade (FAST) and the Business Alliance for Secure Commerce (BASC).

How you'll learn
How you'll learn

Every course is broken down into manageable modules, designed to accelerate your learning process through diverse learning activities:

  • Work through your instructional material online
  • Interact with your peers and learning facilitators through the online forum to discuss subject related issues and to network with your fellow learners
  • Investigate relevant, real-world case studies
  • Apply what you learn each week to ongoing project submissions
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Your Digital Badge
Your Digital Badge

You can now have a digital version of your Lloyd’s Maritime Academy Certification!

Powered by Credly, your Lloyd’s Maritime Academy Digital Badge is an online version of your credentials that contains a description of your Award, Demonstrated Skills and what it took to obtain your Certificate qualification.

Also, your Digital Badge allows you to get labor market insights data including job openings, salary ranges and selected top employers, and you can display the badge in your email signature, electronic copies of your resume and on social media sites like LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter!

Digital Badge

100% Online - Learn from wherever you are!

At Lloyd’s Maritime Academy, lifelong learning is a concept that we’re passionate about and for this reason, we make it as accessible and flexible for our students.

Online learning puts you in control of your learning – especially suitable for all of us in the maritime industry where we often spend time away from home. With our courses you are free to study when, where and how you choose, and in the style and the speed that is right for you. Early morning, in a work break, late at night - it is entirely up to you so you can fit your education around your work and/or family commitments.

So what’s stopping you? Get in touch today and find out how we can help provide you with a timely career boost.

Why choose Lloyd's Maritime Academy

  • Accessible – 24/7 availability from wherever you have an internet connection
  • Flexible – take control of where, when, how and the rate at which you study
  • Professional – industry leading course directors and tutors
  • Quality – study the same course used by corporations for internal training
  • Network – with tutors and like-minded professionals from around the world. Use our online tutorial forum to ask questions and share knowledge
  • Save money – no additional travel or accommodation costs