ALAM is a diverse centre for study offering many qualifications, trainings and courses in your maritime journey. Take a look and decide which one is for you, as each course is specifically designed to train and hone the specific skills that you want to develop.

Maritime Management Courses

In meeting the needs of shore-based maritime industries, programmes under maritime studies incorporate courses that provide operational, technical and managerial aspects related to shore-based areas within the shipping industry.


  • Ship Security Officer (MSS)
  • Company Security Officer (MCS)
  • Marine Facility Security Officer (MPF)
  • Ship Security Awareness (MPA)
  • Person Designated with Security Duties (MSD)
  • ISPS Code Internal Auditor (NIA)
  • Maritime Security Drill (NSDL)

Shipboard Safety & ISM

  • Maritime Accident Investigation & Risk Management (NMIR)
  • Risk Assessment (NRSKA)
  • Job Safety Analysis (NJSA)
  • Ship Security Officer (NSSO)
  • ISM Awareness (NISA)
  • ISM Internal Auditor (NISM)
  • Designated Person Ashore Training (NDPC)

Commercial & Logistics

  • Introduction to Shipping Practice (Theory) (MISP) (NISP)
  • Introduction to Shipping Practice (Theory & Practical) (MISP (P)) (NISP (P))
  • Ship Stability for Cargo Planner (MSCP) (NSCP)
  • Ship Stability for Marine Pilots (NSSMP)


  • Ship Design & Construction (MSDC)
  • Port State Control & Vetting Inspection (PCVI)
  • Tank Coating & Inspection (TCI)
  • Training for Designated Training Officer (Deck) (TDTOD)
  • Training for Designated Training Officer (Engine) (TDTOE)