Ship Security Officer
Ship security officer means the person on board the ship, accountable to the master, designated by the Company as responsible for the security of the ship including implementation and maintenance of the ship security plan and liaison with the Company security officer and port facility security officers <Chapter I, regulation I/1>.
Source: IMO Resolution A.1079(28), Recommendations for the Training and Certification of Personnel on Mobile Offshore Units (MOUs), Adopted on 4 December 2013, International Maritime Organization, Regulatory Guidance
Source: IMO Resolution MSC.203(81), amendments to the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW), 1978, 18 May 2006, International Maritime Organization. Legislation