MPL holds training program for security officers at maritime ports

Participants of training program for security officers at maritime ports. (Photo/MPL)

Maldives Ports Limited (MPL) has conducted a program to train security officers stationed at maritime ports in Maldives.

The course, Port Facility Designated Security Duties, was conducted by MPL in collaboration with Maldives National University (MNU).

The course was conducted by MNU’s Center for Maritime Studies in HDh. Kulhudhuffushi.

11 employees who work at the regional port in Kulhudhuffushi took part in the training.

During the course, security officers took part in sessions to familiarize them with port facility security plan, International Convention for Safety at Sea, and IMO/ILO standard.

MPL said that the course was part of training programs which will be held for its employees across Maldives throughout the year.