Effective gangway security is an important subject in todays world and this short film is intended to provide guidance for personne,l performing gangway security duties. The procedures and regulations for gangway security are there, but to be effective, they need to be applied properly and consistently. The gangway security officers role in the process is crucial.
The film is designed not as training, but to act as a reminder for the basics involved in co- ordinating access to vessels from the quayside.
The film covers the roles and responsibilities of gangway security personnel including;
The control of people and equipment to and from the vessel
The searching of personnel and/or baggage
Reporting of security incidents or breaches
Assisting with the control of emergency situations