ISM MLC Vessel Preparation & Audit


This course objective is to develop the knowledge and skills required to conduct a full audit of an organization’s Management System in the capacity of Lead Auditor dedicated for the ISPS, MLC and ISM Code. It will also give the confidence to effectively audit a Management system in accordance with internationally recognized best practice techniques.



Effective implementation and verification of a (safety) management system requires periodical Lead audits.

The approach to and scope of an audit differs widely from an inspection.

The requirements for auditing the management system within companies and on board ships have highlighted the subject of competence of Lead auditors.

Our course provides you with the knowledge and expertise necessary to plan and conduct combined ISM, ISPS and MLC audits and verifications.

Through the use of interactive group exercises you will also improve your communication skills and thus strengthen your overall performance as an auditor.