Maritime Security Operative | 5 Days Course - Alfa Metal training center

Maritime Security Operative | 5 Days

Maritime Security Operative course has been created for professionals, willing to apply their skills in the Maritime security sector.

Despite the fact that Piracy has passed its peak, pirate attacks still happen every now and then. Therefore highly skilled MSO’s are still in high demand. To be able to provide such speacialists, we have designed our course in accordance with the international standards for the industry.

The training routine is rigorous and contains variety of specialized tactical drills. They include but are not limited to Tactical shooting; procedures on the vessel; rules of engagement during pirate attack; evacuation to Citadel and others. In addition to tha Simulation scenario and shooting from a moving vessel simulator are also included t test trainee’s skills.

Our instructors are combat tested individuals with vast experience in Maritime security. They have had numerous deployments in the Bay of Aden and other hot zones. To achieve the desired results, the instructors will push students to their limits. However, it all comes with guarantee for superior set of tactical skills and profound knowledge on the specifics of Maritime security profession.


21 March - 25 March, 2022
1 August - 5 August, 2022
10 November - 14 November, 2022

Course duration & Methods

5 Days | Theory and practice drills

Topics covered

  • Introduction to Maritime Security
  • Maritime Security planinng and procedures
  • Maritime security operational procedures
  • Management of accidents at sea and after-operation procedures
  • Weapons training | pistol, assault rifle, sniper rifle
  • Training in use of various optical recon devices
  • Weapon maintenance and weapon test during deployment
  • Engagement rules prior to attack
  • Distance to target evaluation and weapons range
  • Moving target at distance -Aquiring of sight picture
  • Recognition, prioritising and aiming at target
  • Teamwork concepts and tactics
  • Priate attachk methodology
  • Vessel protection
  • Vessel defence systems
  • Evacuation to Citadel
  • Weapon maintenance and cleaning

Training facilities

Weapons used

  • SAR AK-47 ( Arsenal )
  • M4 carbine
  • Blaser R8 Proffesional
  • Benelli Argo-e Comfort
  • Steyr SSG
  • SVD Dragunov
  • Ruger / RPR

Ammunition per student

  • According to training program requirements

Group required for course

Min 5 students

Prerequisite skills

Intermediate competency level in use of weapons and tactics is recommended prior to enlisting


  • Vocational qualification “Guard”
  • Vocational qualification “Physical protection of property and other assets”
  • Vocational qualification “Maritime weapon competency”
  • Europass

Note: Alfa-Metal issued certificates are recognized worldwide by all reputable organisations and professionals in the security sector.

Own equipment

Student to bring:

  • Camouflage uniform
  • Tactical jacket
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Tactical belt
  • Holster
  • Safety Goggles
  • Knee pads
  • Elbow pads

Price and terms

  • € 1190.00 per student
  • 30% Deposit required upon enlisting

  • Catering and accomodation is not included
  • Payment method: Bank transfer


21 March - 25 March, 2022
1 August - 5 August, 2022
10 November - 14 November, 2022

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