DPA (Designated Person Ashore) – Training Course ONLINE


The IMO’s International Safety Management (ISM) Code, states the Designated Person Ashore (DPA) exists “to ensure the safe operation of each ship and to provide a link between the company and those on board, every company, as appropriate, should designate a person or persons ashore having direct access to the highest level of management. Course is designed to provide ISM Code understanding and knowledge for all DPAs or those preparing to take on DPA role.


  • The course will cover the following topics:
  • ISM interpretation
  • DPA common issues & problems
  • KPI & performance management
  • Audit requirements
  • Risk management
  • ISM reporting, corrective actions
  • Management of change


Candidates will gain valuable knowledge how to rightly perform as per ISM Code that relates to Designated Person Ashore role and responsibilities. Know what is KPI and it’s importance for company’s monitoring and inspection. How to manage operational risks and any audit requirements with reporting and corrective actions. When management of change shall be used and how.


One day


English and Croatian

Items to Bring

National Photographic Identification or Passport, Photo


Trogir, Croatia
Hotel booking assisted for participants living far from Trogir.

Distance learning option

Yes (In Center – Online / Theory live with Instructor)


All participants have to complete a questionnaire in order to obtain the certificate.

Certification – Diploma

All persons who successfully complete the course based on the performance standards will receive certificate with unlimited validity in line with Offshore International Industries guidelines. This Training follows international standards of quality and meets the ISO 9001-2015 requirements.


180 EUR


Contact us by email or fax for registration as an individual or group.