This course aims to achieve the required standard of competence enabling the participants to contribute to the enhancement of maritime security through heightened awareness and the ability to recognize security threats and to respond appropriately.Those who successfully complete the course should be able to demonstrate sufficient knowledge to undertake the duties assigned under the SSP. This knowledge shall include, but is not limited to:Knowledge of current security threats and patterns;Recognition and detection of weapons, dangerous substances and devices;Recognition, on a non-discriminatory basis, of characteristics and behavioural patterns of persons who are likely to threaten security;Techniques used to circumvent security measures;Crowd management and control techniques;Security related communicationKnowledge of emergency procedures and contingency plans;Operation of security equipment and systems;Testing, calibration and at-sea maintenance of security equipment and systems;Inspection, control and monitoring techniques; and Methods of physical searches of persons, personal effects, baggage, cargo and ship stores.
Jobseekers who are seeking employment and would like to Register for work, can:
Disabled jobseekers can contact the Lino Spiteri Foundation on the following numbers:
LSF Malta: 22201765-8
LSF Gozo: 22201965
Further guidelines on the registration process can be found here.
Employers who need to recruit employees can contact us on 22201600 for assistance.
Further guidelines on how to open vacancies online can be found here.
Employers who are going to dismiss or have recently dismissed employees including Third Country Nationals are requested to contact 153.
Details about applications for Third Country Nationals who were previously in possession of a valid residence permit/work permit and who had their employment terminated as of March 2020 can be found here.