Designated Person Ashore (DPA)

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Length 2 Days
Training Method Lecture and Discussion
Simulation None
Pre-requisite None
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Course Description

One of the key barriers to having an effective Safety Management System is an unclear perception and understanding of the Designated Person Ashore’s function. With the proper training and tools, the DPA can positively effect change and bring about measurable safety improvements within their company, saving thousands if not millions of dollars.

Prerequisites-  None.

Suggested Courses/Skills- None.


What you will learn

This will fully prepare the participant to undertake the role, responsibilities and authority as Designated Person Ashore (DPA) in order to best assist with effective implementation, maintenance, and continual improvement of the company’s SMS.


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