Course 200-173

Port Facility Security Officer (PFSO): USCG Certified Training Course

Course Length:
3 Days
2.4 CEUs / 24 PDHs
$2,500 USD
Course Description:

Gain expertise as a Port Facility Security Officer (PFSO) with our U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) International Maritime Organization (IMO) certified training.

This comprehensive 24-hour PFSO USCG certified training program equips participants with the skills required to fulfill the role of a Port Facility Security Officer. Course materials incorporate references to over 30 relevant documents for enhanced learning.

Attendees will learn how to perform a compliance audit, proper documentation of findings and recommendations, reporting requirements of the regulation, and the latest developments.

Topics covered:

  • Provisions of the Port Facility Security Assessment (PFSA) and the Port Facility Security Plan (PFSP)
  • Meaning of different security levels
  • Detecting dangerous substances and devices
  • Recognition of threatening persons
  • Techniques to circumvent security measures
  • Conducting vehicle searches
  • Record-keeping and operational security
  • Security-related communications and systems


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