Fleet Management
Training Institute

Port State Inspection Preparation

Course description

The course is intended to train existing and new joining officers to perform efficiently during Port State Control Inspections.

It provides a brief overview of the procedures and guidelines for Port State Control laid down in IMO Resolution A.1119 (30). It also aims to additionally convey latest deficiencies as identified by various PSC MoUs worldwide.


The course is conducted in spacious classroom with modern teaching aids to facilitate comfortable learning.


To familiarise trainees with Port State Control procedures and guidelines set by IMO Resolution A.1119 (30)
To make trainees understand and identify the common deficiencies as observed by PSC MoUs so they can avoid and minimise their occurrences
To make trainees aware of the impact of PSC detention on vessel’s commercial viability

Target Group

All Officers and Engineers (excluding Deck Cadets)

1 day (4 hours)