Maritime Cyber Security (Basic) Training Programme

Course Date:
To be advised

Registration Period:
To be advised

8 hours / 1 day

9am to 6pm

Mode of Training:

Singapore Polytechnic

Course Introduction

With the advancement of technologies, information technology (IT) and operational technology (OT) onboard ships are increasingly being networked due to vessel digitization and often frequently connected to a private or public network.

This brings greater risk of unauthorized access or malicious attacks to ships’ systems, networks and even the safety of personnel on shipboard. As such, it is important for all  Maritime personnel to be aware of the importance of cyber security, understand the impact and know what the best practices are in cyber security on shipboard.

Course Objective

The objective of the course is to create awareness and understanding of the cyber security threats and challenges faced by the Maritime Industry. Mitigation of risks and countermeasures will also be discussed in the course

Course Outline

1. Understanding Maritime Cyber Security Threat
2. Shipboard Cyber Security
3. Maritime Cyber Security Awareness
4. Maritime Cyber Risk Management Program

Suitable for

Non-Deck officers, Deck Officer without prior Cyber Security Training, Shipyard / Port Worker
Ship-based and shore-based personnel who interact with IT & Computer 

Minimum Entry Requirements / Assumed Skills and Knowledge

Personnel working in maritime industry with basic computer knowledge

Award / Certification / Accreditation

Participants upon achieving 75% attendance rate and passing all the assessments will be awarded the Certificate of Performance.

Course Fee

Fee :
$299.60 inclusive of GST


Funding Incentives

1. MCF Training Grant of 50% is available for eligible Singaporeans and Singapore Permanent Resident participants. Please refer to for information.

Withdrawal and Deferment

Withdrawal and deferment notice must be made in writing to the Professional & Adult Continuing Education (PACE) Academy, Singapore Polytechnic via email accordingly:

Online Courses -
All other Courses -
For withdrawal cases, the portion of course fee to be refunded is based on the date of notice as follows:

  • 2 weeks before the commencement of the course - Full refund
  • Less than 2 weeks before commencement of the course - 70% refund
  • On or after date of commencement - No refund
There will be no refund or transfer of course once the account has been created.

The Singapore Polytechnic reserves the right to cancel or postpone any of the courses. Applicants will be duly notified and where applicable, the full fees will be refunded.

The Singapore Polytechnic also reserves the right to amend the fees charged or the period and duration of the courses.

The data provided to Singapore Polytechnic will be kept strictly confidential and will be used for the purpose of course administration. The data may be passed on to the relevant organisations that require the information related to the course.

Application Procedure

1. All applications must be made via Online Registration at
Course fees can be paid by the following payment modes:

a) Credit Cards, Internet Banking, NETS (Not Applicable for company sponsored)
For e-payment using Visa/Master cards and Internet Banking, please click on the ‘Make e-Payment’ button on the acknowledgement page to proceed.

b) For NETS payment, you can pay at:
Singapore Polytechnic
PACE Academy

c) Cheques
Please make cheques payable to “Singapore Polytechnic”. Do cross the cheque and write the Registration Reference ID, Applicant Name and NRIC/FIN number at the back of the cheque. When you have completed required details, you may mail the cheque here.

Please note that an administrative charge of $15 will be imposed for any returned cheques from the bank or financial institution.

2. All successful applicants will be notified with a letter of confirmation via email.

Chat with us