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 (electronic Certificate).

Course Fee

Course Fees payable

Singapore Citizens aged below 40 and Singapore PRs Singapore Citizens Others
Non-SME sponsored 1Sponsored by SME 2Aged 40 and above  
(incl. GST)
(incl. GST)
(incl. GST)
(incl. GST

Funding Incentives

Please click here for more information on funding incentives.

Singaporeans aged 25 years and above may use **SkillsFuture Credit balance to offset respective course fees.
1 Under the Enhanced Training Support for Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Scheme. For more information, click
here. Please submit the attached “Declaration Form for Enhanced Training Support Scheme for SME” together with your online application.
2 Under the SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy. For more information, visit the SkillsFuture website
3 Under the Workfare Training Support (WTS) scheme. For more information on the scheme, click


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.

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